Ambassador Huang Zheng presented Credentials
to President Peter M. Christian as the new Ambassador Extraordinary and
Plenipotentiary of the Peoples Republic of China in the Federated States
Palikir, Pohnpei - On Wednesday,
June 06, 2018, President Peter M. Christian received the Letter of
Credence of H.E. Huang Zheng, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of
China in the FSM, in an official ceremony held at the President’s
During the ceremony, President Christian welcomed Ambassador Huang to
the FSM and accepted his credentials as the new Ambassador
extraordinary and plenipotentiary of
the People’s Republic of China to the FSM.
The President expressed the FSM’s appreciation for the speedy
appointment as an indication of China’s continued support and commitment
to strengthen FSM and China relations.
The President expressed the FSM’s appreciation for China’s continued
assistance and aid to the FSM. He reiterated that the FSM stands ready
to engage with China on regional and international issues. President
Christian also indicated that the FSM Government will continue to work
closely with Ambassador Huang during his tenure as Chinese Ambassador in
the FSM; highlighting some
areas of cooperation such as air transportation, road improvement
projects, and other planning and collaboration efforts for economic
Ambassador Huang conveyed the cordial greetings and best wishes of
President Xi Jinping and the government and people of China to President
Peter M. Christian and to the government and people of the FSM.
Ambassador Huang said that the Chinese government attaches great
importance to the FSM Sino relations. He indicated his desire to
strengthening the friendship and partnership between the two countries
and to bring bilateral relations to a new level.
In attendance of the ceremony were members of the President’s cabinet, staff of the Department of Foreign Affairs and staff of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China.