|Wang Yi: China-Indonesia Cooperation Expands into Maritime Sector|
On June 5, 2021, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Indonesian President's special envoy and the country's Coordinator for Cooperation with China Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan co-chaired the inaugural meeting of the China-Indonesia high-level dialogue cooperation mechanism, and jointly met the press in Guiyang.
Wang Yi expressed, China and Indonesia are both major developing countries and emerging economies, and both sides share broad common interests and a promising future. After the COVID-19 pandemic, under the strategic guidance of the two heads of state, we have jointly maintained solidarity against the virus and sought shared development, displaying great vitality for bilateral relations and setting an example for the countries in the region.
Wang Yi said, China-Indonesia high-level dialogue cooperation mechanism aims to implement the consensus reached by the two heads of state, integrate and upgrade existing dialogue cooperation channels, create new platforms and instill new impetus for bilateral all-round cooperation.
Wang Yi said, both sides agree that the two countries should leverage the new mechanism, and expand their cooperation into the maritime sector in addition to politics, economy, cultural and people-to-people exchanges, and further coordinate all resources and all forces to deliver greater progress of the bilateral relations, and bring greater benefits to the two peoples.