PM Roosevelt Skerrit tours Huawei, observes business practices in Beijing

Prime Minister Dr Roosevelt Skerrit visited Huawei to explore the facilities of the world’s leading providers of information and communications technology on Sunday.

PM Roosevelt Skerrit tours Huawei, observes business practices in Beijing
PM Roosevelt Skerrit tours Huawei, observes business practices in Beijing

Roseau, Dominica: Prime Minister Dr Roosevelt Skerrit visited Huawei to explore the facilities of the world’s leading providers of information and communications technology on Sunday. The delegation of Dominica has been welcomed and the discussion about the technology cooperation has taken place.

Prime Minister Skerrit, along with his Delegation comprising Melissa Skerrit- Minister of Housing Vince Henderson and Cassini Laville, arrived in Beijing on Saturday morning. The visit marked the celebration of the 20 years of the establishment of the diplomatic ties between China and Dominica.

Huawei welcomes Dominica Delegation
Huawei welcomes Dominica Delegation

The official visit will run from March 23 to 29, 2024 with week-long activities, meetings, and events in which the Dominica delegation led by PM Skerrit will participate. Since he arrived in China, PM Skerrit has been invited to observe the cutting-edge business practices of prominent firms operating in Beijing.

PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei
PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei

The event provided an opportunity for Dominica to explore the areas and ideas for establishing productive business ventures that could promote local products. The economic diversification plans have been laid out in the event.

He participated in the event on Saturday and explored several investment and trade opportunities between Dominica and China. Prime Minister also shared glimpses on his social media pages and said that the visit will further bolster the diplomatic ties between the two countries by opening several horizons for collaboration.

Huawei welcomes Dominica Delegation
Huawei welcomes Dominica Delegation

PM Skerrit said,” On Sunday, my delegation and I toured the facilities of Huawei, one of the world’s leading providers of information and communications technology.”

PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei
PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei

Notably, Prime Minister Dr Skerrit was warmly welcomed by Premier Li Qiang at the ceremony, marking the celebration of the 20 years of relations. The two leaders have also held talks with each other after the ceremony and discussed several matters of concern.

Huawei welcomes Dominica Delegation
Huawei welcomes Dominica Delegation

The two leaders expressed pleasure over the strong will of both countries in preserving and strengthening bilateral ties with different opportunities. In order to celebrate 20 years, both leaders also signed the bilateral cooperation documents, aiming to assist each other in matters of cooperation and multilateralism.

PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei
PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei

In the week-long activities, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit will participate in a series of events such as diplomatic meetings, including talks with top business leaders, China’s President Xi Jinping, and others.

He will also explore the ways of increasing investment and trade cooperation between the two countries, further cementing the strong ties. PM Skerrit ahead of his visit said that 20 years have remained quite beneficial for both the countries and talked about several sectors in which China assisted Dominica.

PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei
PM Roosevelt Skerrit in Huawei

In the coming days, PM Skerrit will sign cooperation agreements and attend events such as the Boao Forum for Asia in Hainan.