DIALOGUE BETWEEN CHINESE COMMUNIST PARTY, AFRICAN POLITICAL PARTIES OPENS IN TANZANIA

DAR-ES-SALAAM, A two-day dialogue between the Communist Party of China (CPC) and some 40 political parties and organizations from nearly 40 African countries opened in Tanzania's commercial capital, Dar-es-Salaam, on Tuesday.

Political parties from both China and Africa should be the promoters and practitioners of China-Africa co-operation, said Song Tao, head of the International Department of the Central Committee of the CPC, when opening the CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties High-Level Meeting Africa Thematic Event.

The CPC stands ready to work together with African political parties to promote the building of a community with a shared future for China and Africa, said Song, who called for adherence to people-centred development, saying the CPC takes serving the people as its fundamental purpose, and is adamant at deepening reform and opening-up in all respects.

Tanzanian President John Magufuli said that choosing Africa and Tanzania as the venue of the overseas debut of the CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties High-Level Meeting showed that the CPC values Africa and signifies the profound friendship between Tanzania and China.

The CPC in Dialogue with World Political Parties held its first high-level meeting in Beijing in 2017, when more than 300 leaders of political parties and organizations from around the world gathered for deliberation on the building of a community with a shared future for mankind and a better world.

Source: NAM News Network