KATHMANDU, June 13: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli will pay an official visit to China from 19. According to a press statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday, PM Oli will visit the northern neighbor at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang.
During his 6-days official visit, PM Oli will hold delegation level bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart. Likewise, he will also meet senior Chinese leaders. During his stay in China, PM Oli will address Nepal-China Business Forum and think tanks in Beijing. The two countries will also sign some agreements and memorandum of understandings, the statement reads.
According to the statement, the delegation will also visit Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet Autonomous Region of China, where PM Oli will meet with the provincial leaders.
The entourage of PM Oli will include his wife Radhika Shakya, Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa, Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barsha Man Pun, Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Raghubir Mahaseth, Chief Advisor to the Prime Minister Bishnu Rimal, members of parliament, high-ranking government officials, representatives of private sector and media persons.
The delegation will return home on June 24, 2018.