Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in Damascus Shi Hongwei, has affirmed that resuming the participation of Syria in the meetings of the Arab League will contribute to strengthening the solidarity of the Arab countries, accelerating the steps of the Arab world towards development and renaissance, and will bring more positive factors on the road to reconstruction in Syria.
Ambassador Hongwei, in a statement on Wednesday, expressed his country’s welcome for Syria’s return to the Arab League, stressing that China and Syria have a deep traditional friendship, and they will be partners advancing hand in hand on the path of modernization and development.
The ambassador referred to China’s willingness to work with Syria and other countries of the world to promote modernization and create a better future for the world together.
In a relevant context, Ambassador Hongwei stated that the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China held last October outlined a blueprint for China’s future development, and proposed promoting the great renewal of the Chinese nation in a comprehensive manner through modernization in the manner of the Chinese style.
The Ambassador touched on the Lanting Forum held in Shanghai on “Chinese Modernization Style and the World,” during which the Chinese president stressed that realizing modernization has been the relentless pursuit of the Chinese people since modern times, and it is also the joint pursuit of peoples from all over the world.
The Ambassador noted that “Chinese-style modernization” is an inevitable choice for the development process in China, which lasted for a hundred years, and came as an inevitable result of the scientific rules of human development.
He stressed that China will more resolutely defend the development rights of all countries, actively promote high-level opening-up and civilized communication, and cooperate more to build a community with a shared future.
The ambassador stated that the “Chinese-style modernization” injects strong impetus for the global economic recovery, as China today has become a major trading partner for more than 140 countries and regions, and direct Chinese investments worth $320 million flow into the world every day, and more than 3,000 foreign companies register in China per month, and over the past decade, China has been ahead of all the G7 member states countries in terms of the rate of contribution to global growth.
The ambassador said that the “Chinese-style modernization” brings more certainty to world peace and stability, indicating that China consciously bears the responsibility of protecting the ecological environment and confronting climate change, and hegemony is not the aim of its development.