State Secretary at the Secretariat for European Affairs Ana Blazheska today had a meeting with a delegation from the Ministry of trade of PR China, led by Zhao Gang, deputy director general of the Department of Chinese assistance in the Ministry of Finance and Trade.
The meeting was focused on issues related to current and planned projects of bilateral cooperation, which is implemented with support from the PRC. Firstly, it was discussed on the rapid onset of these planned projects, especially construction of elementary school Vera Jocic in Gazi Baba and elementary school Naim Frasheri in Tetovo, as well as the project e-Education that provides networking of secondary schools, universities and other state institutions in the field of education in the city of Skopje.
Regarding the plans in the future, it was noted that PR China remains committed partner of the Republic of Macedonia in providing funds for projects of social infrastructure (schools, kindergartens, health facilities etc.), as well as trainings and study visits in order to exchange knowledge and experiences. For these and other projects that would arise as a priority in the cooperation, the funds are provided through planned and signed agreements on economic and technical cooperation.
Guests of the PRC used the meeting to express gratitude for the successful cooperation with the Secretariat for European Affairs, as an institution responsible for coordination of the work of foreign partners (donors) in the Republic of Macedonia.