The Consul General of Bulgaria in Shanghai Mr. Vladislav Spasov met the Deputy Director of Shanghai Foreign Affairs Office Mr. FU Jihong13 July 2021 News
On July 8, 2021, the Consul General of Bulgaria in Shanghai Mr. Vladislav Spasov met the Deputy Director of Shanghai Foreign Affairs Office Mr. FU Jihong. They exchanged views about Bulgaria-China relations, sister-cities relationship between Sofia and Shanghai and bilateral issues in the area of economy, trade, science and technology, culture and the response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Shanghai Municipal People’s Government has already managed to achieve its four goals of establishing Shanghai as a world center of economy, finances, trade and shipping. In the scope of China’s 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025) for National Economic and Social Development and the Long-Range Objectives Through the Year 2035, a new goal has been added – the establishment of Shanghai as a world center for innovations, science and technology.
In this framework and on the solid basis of Bulgaria-China relations, as well as the efficient cooperation between the Consulate General of Bulgaria in Shanghai and the Shanghai Foreign Affairs Office, there is a wide range of opportunities for the development of Bulgaria-China and Sofia-Shanghai relations.