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武汉夜盟:Colombian President Duque: Looking forward to deepening cooperation between China and Colombia to jointly promote economic growth after the epidemic

Colombian President Duque: Looking forward to deepening cooperation between China and Colombia to jointly promote economic growth after the epidemic

Colombian President Duke said when attending the commissioning ceremony of Colombia’s “Continental Gold” project on the 23rd local time,Similar large-scale projects not only directly affect the employment and livelihood of thousands of people in the mining area,It is also about national taxation and sustainable development,It is also an important booster for Colombia to restart the economy and restore people’s livelihood in the post-epidemic era.He also said,This year marks the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Colombia.Colombia hopes to continue to uphold the principle of equality and reciprocity,Deepen the all-round economic cooperation relationship with China,Take pragmatic measures with China,Attract more outstanding Chinese companies to invest in Colombia,Rooted in Colombia,Work together to promote economic recovery and growth in the post-epidemic era.

武汉夜盟:Colombian President Duque: Looking forward to deepening cooperation between China and Colombia to jointly promote economic growth after the epidemic插图

△Image source: Colombian Presidential Palace

The “Mainland Gold” project was wholly acquired by a Chinese company in March 2020.The total amount is about 13.$7.8 billion,The project’s core asset, Britica Gold Mine, is expected to produce an average annual gold production of about 7.8 tons.

武汉夜盟:Colombian President Duque: Looking forward to deepening cooperation between China and Colombia to jointly promote economic growth after the epidemic插图(1)

△Image source: Colombian Presidential Palace

Affected by the new crown pneumonia epidemic,Colombia’s economic growth lacks momentum.The International Monetary Fund recently issued a report stating thatThe economic growth rate of Colombia is expected to be -8 in 2020.2%,Lower than Latin America -8.1% average,The report also predicts,In 2021, Colombia’s economic growth will return to 4%.(Headquarters reporter Gao Xue)

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