|President Ivanov extends Chinese New Year Greetings to President Xi Jinping|
On 8th February 2016, Dr. Gjorge Ivanov ,President of the Republic of Macedonia extended New Year's Greeting to the President of the People's Republic of China, Mr. Xi Jinping. The translated english text is as follows:
On the occasion of the Chinese New Year, it is with great honor and pleasure to extend, in my personal behalf and on behalf of the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia, our most sincere wishes for a successful, harmonious and prosperous 2016.
In these celebratory moments, when we take a look at the results achieved in the past year, I wish to note with great satisfaction that the overall friendly relations between the Republic of Macedonia and the People's Republic of China are characterized with sincere friendship and mutural trust, as well as a continuous upward trend of development.
I sincerely believe that we share this observation and that we are ready, in this New Year and with joint efforts, to continue strengthening our friendship and promote our cooperation in all areas of common interest.
Allow me, distinguished President, to once again express my most profound respect and to extend my sincere wishes for good health, personal happiness and success in the New Year.
Dr. Gjorge Ivanov