Press Release on the Visit of Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs to Dalian, China

Press Release

Minister for Foreign Affairs Hon. Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali is leaving tomorrow for Dalian, the People’s Republic of China, to attend the 13th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions to be held on 1-3 July 2019.

This year’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions will be held under the theme of ‘Leadership 4.0: Succeeding in a New Era of Globalization’.

On 1 July, the Minister for Foreign Affairs will address the ‘Informal Gathering of World Economic Leaders: Finding a New Footing for the Global Economy’ and also participate in the session on ‘Shaping the G20 Agenda for 2020’. He will speak in two separate sessions entitled ‘Climate Change: The Next Financial Crisis?’ and ‘A New Balance of Power’ on 2 July.

On the margins of the Annual Meeting of the New Champions, he will also have meetings with political as well as business leaders.

Hon. Mr. Gyawali will leave Dalian for Beijing on 3 July. He will hold high-level meetings with Chinese authorities in Beijing.

During the visit, he will be accompanied by Ambassador of Nepal to the People’s Republic of China H.E. Mr. Leela Mani Paudyal and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Embassy of Nepal in Beijing.

The Minister for Foreign Affairs will return to Kathmandu on 5 July.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
29 June 2019