Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan will make a rare trip abroad to attend the inauguration of South Korea’s next president. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan will make a rare trip abroad to attend the inauguration of South Korea’s next president. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese vice-president on rare trip abroad to win over South Korean leader

  • Wang Qishan will attend South Korean president-elect’s inauguration, signalling Beijing’s focus on ties with Seoul
  • Joe Biden will also be in the region to meet Yoon Suk-yeol