|Cameroonian President Paul Biya (R) shakes hands with visiting Chinese State Councilor Liu Yandong in Yaounde, Cameroon, Dec. 5, 2011. (Xinhua/Liu Fang)|
YAOUNDE, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- Cameroon President Paul Biya on Monday met with visiting Chinese State Councilor Liu Yandong and held talks with her on furthering friendship between their two nations.
President Biya told Liu that the government and people of Cameroon admire China's miraculous economic achievements that also benefit the world, and the effective governing of the country with a 1.3 billion population.
The relations between Cameroon and China have set a fine example in bilateral ties, the president said, noting that the two sides have kept close high-level contacts and their cooperation has seen substantial result in agriculture, house construction and infrastructure.
He said his country would continue the pragmatic cooperation with China in politics, economy, trade and culture to push the friendly relations of the two countries into a more prosperous future.
Liu Yandong, who is on an official visit to the African country, said since the establishment of diplomatic relations 40 years ago, China and Cameroon have enjoyed sincere friendship, extending mutual support, conducting cooperation and promoting common development.