New Estonian Embassy in Beijing opens ({{commentsTotal}})


Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will be in Beijing on January 22 to 24, where she will open the Estonian Embassy building and meet with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Vice Foreign Minister Wang Chao and Chairwoman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National People’s Congress Fu Ying.

“China is a very important partner for us in Asia, with whom we wish to promote both trade and cultural and educational cooperation,” Pentus-Rosimannus said. “The visit will provide an opportunity to strengthen bilateral relations.”

Security and other developments in Europe, Asia and the Pacific region will be discussed at the meeting, including the New Silk Road economic region project and the situation on the Korean Peninsula. Also under discussion will be the situation in the world’s various crisis areas.

During her visit, Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus will open the Estonian Embassy in Beijing, a building constructed specifically to house the embassy. Estonia's Ambassador in Beijing is Toomas Lukk.

Editor: S. Tambur

+{{cc.replyToName}} {{cc.body}}
No comments yet.
Logged in as {{user.alias}}. Log out
Login failed

Register user/reset password

Name needs to be fewer than 32 characters long
Comment needs to be fewer than 600 characters long

Independence Day: Estonia’s way into the future isn’t a race

There is a lack of connection between the Estonian state, and the people who live here. While it expects a lot of the state, Estonian society doesn’t seem ready to contribute, writes Viktor Trasberg.

Lotman: Security academy would be crucial Estonian identity point in Narva

In an opinion piece published by Eesti Päevaleht, Tallinn University professor Mihhail Lotman found it important to overcome the mental barrier separating Ida-Viru County from the rest of Estonia.

About us

Staff & contacts | Comments rules

Would you like to contribute an article, a feature, or an opinion piece?

Let us know: