China has pledged continued support to Sri Lanka to achieve her development targets.
Vice Chairman of the National People’s Congress of the Standing Committee of China Hua Jianmin gve this assurance when he met Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne. He is at present leading a Chinese delegation to Sri Lanka. Mr. Jianmin said that Sri Lanka has entered a speedy development stage. He was satisfied that it had been possible for China to make a vital contribution to these development activities. The Prime Minister pointed out that Sri Lanka highly appreciated the immense contributions made by China for the development programmes. A delegation including China’s Ambassador to Sri Lanka Yang Xiuping was present.