May 13, the fifth-Japan-ROK Leaders’ Meeting held in Beijing’s Great Hall of the People. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao chaired the meeting. CNS hair DU yang
May 13, the fifth-Japan-ROK Leaders’ Meeting held in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao chaired the meeting, South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, Japanese Prime Minister Noda attended. News agency issued DU yang
BEIJING, May 13 (microblogging), according to Department of State Web site message, the fifth-Japan-ROK Leaders’ Meeting on the 13th at the Great Hall of the People held. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, Japanese Prime Minister Noda attended the meeting. The meeting was presided over by Premier Wen Jiabao. The three leaders reviewed the progress of the trilateral cooperation, and further defined the objectives and priorities of future cooperation, and in-depth exchange of views on international and regional issues of common concern. The three leaders agreed that Japan and South Korea FTA negotiations was officially launched during the year, and witness the signing of the Agreement on Investment of Japan and South Korea.
Wen Jiabao said that Japan and South Korea in the international financial crisis in the same boat, pragmatic cooperation have achieved remarkable results. 3.11 of the devastating earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan, the three countries of mutual help, to tide over the difficulties. Japan and South Korea has become a stake in a common destiny. Strengthening cooperation conforms to the fundamental interests of the three countries and three peoples, enhanced to overcome the difficulties, the power of common development. The current international financial crisis is not over yet, Northeast Asia and East Asia face a lot of instability and uncertainties in Japan and South Korea should strengthen strategic communication and coordination, and continuously enhance political trust and strategic mutual trust between the three countries, respect and care for each other’s major concerns, create a positive and friendly social atmosphere, and properly handle negative factors affecting the cooperation and safeguard common interests, cooperation has been to create a Japan and South Korea.
Wen Jiabao to strengthen the pragmatic cooperation of the three countries made the following recommendations:
first, accelerating in Japan and South Korea free trade area. Three countries, in close coordination to ensure that the three FTA negotiations was officially launched during the year. It is necessary to adhere to an open, fair and transparent principles in the negotiations, but also to take care of each other’s concerns and maximize the mutual benefit and strive for an early completion of the Three Kingdoms Free Trade Area into a strong impetus for economic integration in East Asia.
Second, deepen industrial and financial cooperation. Investment agreements with the signing of Japan and South Korea as an opportunity for the three countries to expand investment and cooperation to create a stable, fair and convenient environment to promote the three countries’ economic integration. Construction in Japan and South Korea Economic Cooperation in the demonstration area to expand the settlement of the currency in trade among the three countries to promote financial cooperation in East Asia.
to strengthen the sustainable development of cooperation in the field. Continue to promote the environment ten priority areas of cooperation and joint action plan to explore the development of environmental management system in Northeast Asia, promoting the construction of Japan and the ROK recycling economy demonstration base, and strengthen cooperation in the field of urbanization, new energy, disaster prevention and mitigation.
, to expand social and cultural exchanges. The three countries to continue their efforts to enhance the mutual understanding between the three countries people, improve the national feelings. Northeast Asia celebrity, the famous reporter roundtable will continue to run; the implementation of cultural cooperation plan “to strengthen exchanges and cooperation of the film, television, animation and other cultural industries; implementation of the Asia Campus” program, the establishment of the Three Kingdoms Conference of Education Ministers mechanism; to simplify visa procedures , promote personnel exchanges and investment facilitation; ongoing youth exchange.
talking about the situation in Northeast Asia, Wen pointed out that peace and stability in Northeast Asia involving the vital interests of the countries in the region, is the most important prerequisite for sustained development and prosperity. We should adhere to resolve relevant issues through dialogue and negotiation, and attach importance to the parties to reasonable security concerns continue to push forward the six-party talks to achieve denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and jointly committed to the long-term stability of Northeast Asia. The priority is to do their utmost to prevent the further escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, the parties want to maximize the wisdom to remain calm and exercise restraint and patience, show good faith in order to ease the confrontation, to re-embark on the correct path of dialogue and negotiation.
Lee Myung-bak and Noda said that the trilateral cooperation is a large scale, wide field of fruitful not only bring tangible benefits to the three countries but also conducive to regional stability and development. The three countries should strengthen communication and coordination for the future, and jointly promote trilateral cooperation to achieve higher level. Three countries to step up to promote the free trade area, to start FTA negotiations during the year; the signing of investment agreements, meaning, we should conscientiously implement these agreements and to strengthen exchanges and cooperation in sustainable development, culture and other fields, and jointly safeguard peace and stability in Northeast Asia.
Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi, the National Development and Reform Commission Zhang Ping, Minister of Commerce Chen Deming, Chinese Ambassador to Japan Cheng Yonghua, Chinese ambassador to South Korea Zhang Xinsen, etc. attended the meeting.the
after the meeting, Japanese and ROK leaders jointly attended in Japan and South Korea to promote, facilitate and protect investment agreement signing ceremony and jointly met the press.the share: welcome the , comment I want to Comments microblogging Recommend | hot microblogging today