Chinese vice premier stresses China, U.S. economic interdependence boosts bilateral co-op (2)

14:27, May 24, 2010      

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Chinese President Hu Jintao's special representative, Vice Premier Wang Qishan addresses the opening of the second round of China-U.S. strategic and economic dialogue at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, May 24, 2010. (Xinhua/Rao Aimin)

Wang said the dialogue's core objective is building a positive, cooperative and comprehensive China-U.S. relationship for the 21st century.

"The dialogue will enable us to further our cooperation, solidify the positive momentum and promote the strong, sustainable and balanced growth of the global economy," he added.

Wang expressed confidence the two nations will broaden their consensus, narrow their differences, and work together for sound and steady growth in China-U.S. relations through the talks.

Wang also hailed the first round of the S&ED convened in Washington D.C. last July as successful and positive in enhancing cooperation. He said the it facilitated a joint response to the global financial crisis, promoting a worldwide economic recovery and global governance structures' reform.

As the special representatives of Chinese President Hu Jintao, Wang and State Councilor Dai Bingguo co-chair the two-day S&ED with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, special representatives of U.S. President Barack Obama.

About 50 representatives from 40-plus government departments from the two countries also participated in the talks.

Succeeding the China-U.S. Strategic Dialogue and China-U.S. Strategic Economic Dialogue, the S&ED was established on April 1, 2009, by President Hu and President Obama during their first meeting in London on the sidelines of the G20 financial summit.

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