Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China will become a pillar of “an open world economy”. Photo: Getty Images/AFP Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China will become a pillar of “an open world economy”. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China will become a pillar of “an open world economy”. Photo: Getty Images/AFP

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi warns world ‘needs to come together more than ever’

  • Wang marks 50th anniversary of Beijing taking its UN seat by saying collective effort is needed to tackle challenges such as Covid-19 and global warming
  • Speech also includes broadside against ‘arbitrary and unilateral’ actions by US and paints China as being on the side of ‘peace and justice’

Topic |   United Nations
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China will become a pillar of “an open world economy”. Photo: Getty Images/AFP Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China will become a pillar of “an open world economy”. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says China will become a pillar of “an open world economy”. Photo: Getty Images/AFP
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