Ties, tuna and a real bridge of friendship

Ties, tuna and a real bridge of friendship

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Ties, tuna and a real bridge of friendship” – below is their description.

For more:

https://www.cgtn.com/video

Now in the 50th year of their diplomatic ties, China and the Maldives represent a model of “mutual productive partnership” between a big and a small economy. In this exclusive interview with the Maldives Ambassador to China, Aishath Azeema, The Hub with Wang Guan looks at the reciprocity in the relationship. In the early days of the pandemic, fishing nation the Maldives sent one million cans of tuna “packed with love and friendship” to China to show solidarity. China, in turn, sent vaccines and medical supplies. The China-Maldives Friendship Bridge, a flagship project under the Belt and Road Initiative, has “changed people’s lives” in the Maldives along with other Chinese-built infrastructure projects. And the two nations share the same concerns about climate change, with both making new policies to cope with the fallout.

CGTN YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - CGTN

This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from CGTN:

Large fire breaks out in Washington D.C.

Xi-Michel meeting: Significance on China-EU relations

Young generation shares techniques for making ‘Flip Paper Flower’

In This Story: Climate

Climate is the long-term average of weather, typically averaged over a period of 30 years. More rigorously, it is the mean and variability of meteorological variables over a time spanning from months to millions of years.

8 Recent Items: Climate

COP15: International plastics treaty negotiations begin

Global National: Dec. 3, 2022 | Drastic measures being considered to tackle “tripledemic” worldwide

How Scientists Are Creating The Perfect Christmas Tree

Princess Kate’s best fashion moments from US royal visit

Record number of plastic nurdles found on beaches

Hydrogen: The future of energy?

The Climate Show with Tom Heap

Earthshot prize winner Larissa Hale speaks about the win | ABC News

In This Story: Climate Change

Climate Change is the name commonly given to the notion that the Earth is undergoing a changing climate as a result of human activity, including notable leaders, scientists and naturalists including Sir David Attenborough.

Climate change includes both the global warming driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases, and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns.

2 Recent Items: Climate Change

COP15: International plastics treaty negotiations begin

Global National: Dec. 3, 2022 | Drastic measures being considered to tackle “tripledemic” worldwide

In This Story: Maldives

Maldives, officially the Republic of Maldives, is a small archipelagic state in South Asia, situated in the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean. It lies southwest of Sri Lanka and India, about 700 kilometres from the Asian continent’s mainland.

2 Recent Items: Maldives

Mark Steyn on the migrant hotels: ‘Count all the hotels and it adds up to the loss of your country’

Divers encounter whale, calf in the Maldives

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.