2019-04-26 China invites Tanzania to attend 1st China-Africa trade expo

Source:Xinhua 2019-04-26

DAR ES SALAAM, April 25 (Xinhua) — China has invited Tanzania to participate as the guest of honor at the First China-Africa Economic and Trade Expo to be held in June in Changsha, capital of central China’s Hunan province.

The invitation was announced on Wednesday night by Chinese Ambassador to Tanzania Wang Ke, during a celebration gala of the 55th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Tanzania and China held in the commercial capital Dar es Salaam.

China has been the largest trading partner of Tanzania for three consecutive years, said Wang, adding that in 2018, the two countries‘ bilateral trade volume reached 4 billion U.S. dollars.

Moreover, she said, China was the largest foreign investor in Tanzania with a total investment of 7 billion dollars and over 700 investment projects which have created about 150,000 direct local jobs.

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