Countries sign deals for cooperation during prince’s visit to Beijing
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Xi made the remark during a meeting with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sh
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China and the UAE should work toward increasing bilateral trade volume to $200 billion by 2030, and expand long-term, stea
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ched $45.9 billion, which was up by 12 percent from the previous year, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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He urged deeper strategic mutual trust and strategic cooperation, saying that Chin
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Both sides should uphold multilateralism, fairness and justice and promote the building of a community with a shared
future for mankind, he added. He called for enhanced bilateral cooperation on counterterrorism and security.