Home / International / News Tools: Save | Print | E-mail | Most Read | Comment
Hu begins 'warm spring' trip to Japan
Adjust font size:

Chinese President Hu Jintao arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday, starting a five-day "warm spring" trip to Japan aimed at boosting the strategic and mutually beneficial relations between China and Japan.

Chinese President Hu Jintao(L) arrives in Tokyo, Japan, May 6, 2008. Hu begins his five-day "warm spring" trip to Japan aimed at boosting the strategic and mutually beneficial relationships between China and Japan as of Tuesday.

Hu's state visit to Japan is the first by a Chinese president in 10 years.

During his visit, the Chinese president is expected to meet with Japan's Emperor Akihito and hold talks with Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda on Sino-Japanese relations and other issues of common concern.

Hu will also have broad contacts with leaders of Japan's parliament and political parties and people from all circles, Chinese diplomats said.

In an interview with Japanese journalists on Sunday, the Chinese president described his trip to Japan as one in a "warm spring" and he wished for a "warm spring for the friendship between the two peoples."

Hu said his visit to Japan was aimed at enhancing mutual trust, friendship and cooperation, making programs for the future, and comprehensively pushing forward bilateral strategic and reciprocal relations.

1   2    

Tools: Save | Print | E-mail | Most Read
Pet Name
China Archives
Related >>
- Hu's visit to futher promote China-Japan ties
- President Hu hopes to 'make new friends' in Japan
- Hu: East China Sea issue to be resolved with Japan
- President Hu sends message to Japanese readers
- Hu leaves for state visit to Japan
- President Hu to visit Japan in early May
Most Viewed >>
- Chinese relief materials arrive in Myanmar
- Hu, Fukuda discuss closer bilateral ties
- Medvedev sworn in as Russian president
- Hu dines on memories, friendship
- 15,000 killed in violent cyclone in Myanmar
> Korean Nuclear Talks
> Reconstruction of Iraq
> Middle East Peace Process
> Iran Nuclear Issue
> 6th SCO Summit Meeting
- China Development Gateway
- Foreign Ministry
- Network of East Asian Think-Tanks
- China-EU Association
- China-Africa Business Council
- China Foreign Affairs University
- University of International Relations
- Institute of World Economics & Politics
- Institute of Russian, East European & Central Asian Studies
- Institute of West Asian & African Studies
- Institute of Latin American Studies
- Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies
- Institute of Japanese Studies