| The current international financial crisis will not affect China's cooperation with Seychelles, visiting Chinese top legislator Wu Bangguo said on Thursday.
| Chinese top legislator Wu Bangguo hailed here the growth of China-Seychelles ties, calling on the two parliaments to contribute efforts to boost cooperation.
|Key facts about Algeria
China's top legislator Wu Bangguo
will pay official goodwill visits to
Algeria, Gabon, Ethiopia,
Madagasca and Seychelles on
Algeria is situated in northwestern
Africa with its northern coastline
running along the Mediterranean
Sea. It is bordered on the east by
Tunisia and Libya, on the south by
Niger, Mali and Mauritania, and on
the west by Morocco and Western
Sahara. Algeria has a territory of
2.38 million square km and its
capital is Algiers.
Its 33.2-million population is
predominantly Arab and about
20 percent are Berbers.The country's
official language is Arabic and its
national religion is Islam.
|• China, Algeria to further boost
China and Algeria have a traditional
friendship that is developing along
with the time,Chinese Ambassador
to Algeria Liu Yuhe told Xinhua prior
to a visit to the North African country
by China's top legislator
China and Algeria have a time-
honored friendship which traced
back to the 1940s and the 1950s
during their fight for their respective
independence and for safeguarding
their national sovereignty, Liu noted.