Xi Jinping highlights cooperation with GCC at Xiamen Forum

Xi Jinping: GCC-China cooperation fosters mutual prosperity. The forum in Xiamen signifies alignment with the Belt and Road Initiative, tapping complementary advantages for innovation and growth engines, bolstering economic ties and stability in the Gulf region.

Chinese President Xi Jinping has extended his congratulations to the China-GCC Countries Forum on Industrial and Investment Cooperation, underscoring the significance of deepening ties between China and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nations. Held in Xiamen, east China’s Fujian Province, the forum serves as a platform for enhancing collaboration in industrial development and investment, aligning with the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the development strategies of GCC countries.

In his congratulatory letter, President Xi emphasized the mutual benefits derived from bolstering industrial and investment cooperation between China and the GCC countries. By leveraging the complementary advantages of both sides, such collaboration holds the potential to stimulate economic growth, foster innovation, and create new avenues for prosperity.

Central to President Xi’s message is the alignment of the Belt and Road Initiative with the development visions and plans of GCC nations. This strategic synergy seeks to harness the collective strengths of participating countries, facilitating the exchange of expertise, technology, and investment to drive sustainable development and regional integration.

President Xi’s remarks highlight the importance of tapping into complementary advantages to spur innovation and foster the emergence of new growth engines. By pooling resources and expertise in key sectors such as infrastructure, energy, and technology, China and the GCC nations can unlock untapped potential and catalyze economic transformation.

The forum in Xiamen serves as a testament to the deepening cooperation between China and the GCC countries, reflecting a shared commitment to promoting inclusive development and mutual prosperity. Through dialogue, partnership-building, and knowledge-sharing, participants seek to strengthen economic ties, expand market access, and enhance collaboration in areas of mutual interest. As a reliable partner and advocate for multilateral cooperation, China aims to contribute to the prosperity and well-being of the GCC countries while advancing its development objectives.