Monday, May 25, 2015

ACWF VP Meets With Wife of Algerian PM

By Fan Wenjun

WOMEN OF CHINA - April 29, 2015

Song Xiuyan, vice-president of the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF), met with Farida Sellal, the wife of Prime Minister of Algeria Abdelmalek Sellal, during the first lady's visit to Beijing on April 28.
Song, who is also first member of the Secretariat of the ACWF, spoke highly of the friendship, international exchange and cooperation in the field of women issues between the two countries.
Song said that China has attached great importance to the relationship with Algeria and that China is willing to strengthen international exchange and cooperation between the countries—especially between women—in order to promote the development of friendly Algeria-Chinese and African-Chinese relationships, as well as further women's undertakings.
Ms. Sellal applauded the Algeria-Chinese relationship, saying that both nation's women are playing increasingly significant roles in the building of their own countries.
Ms. Sellal hopes that her visit will help deepen the international exchange and cooperation between women of the two countries.