17 January 2020
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Nay Pyi Taw on Friday to pay a State Visit at the invitation of President U Win Myint.
On his arrival, the visiting President was welcomed by Vice President U Myint Swe, the Union Ministers and officials at the Airport.
This two-day visit is Xi's first overseas trip this year and also the first to Myanmar by a Chinese president after an interval of 19 years.
Myanmar and China has established a diplomatic relations in 1950, and this year marked 70th anniversary. 2020 is also designated as China-Myanmar Culture Year and Tourism Year.
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