Editor: Yamei Wang
English.news.cn | 2014-11-04
BEIJING, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) -- China
and Qatar on Tuesday vowed to deepen their oil and gas cooperation
during a meeting between Premier Li Keqiang and Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad
al-Thani, Emir of Qatar.
He called on Qatar to allow Chinese companies to join more upstream and downstream block exploration programs in Qatar.
Tamim hailed the development of Qatar-China relations and pledged
that Qatar will deepen bilateral ties and strengthen reciprocal
cooperation and people-to-people exchanges.
He said Qatar will prioritize long-term energy cooperation with China.
Li said China is willing to participate in Qatar's high-speed railway
construction through its advanced technology, and hopes Qatar will
consider Chinese companies when seeking project bids.