Kathmandu,25 March 2015: Foreign Affairs experts have said that the upcoming visit to China by President Dr Ram Baran Yadav will take Nepal-China relations to new height.
Speaking at an interaction organized on the visit by Reporters’ Club here today, they said it was a matter of pride that Nepal’s President has been invited as a guest to an important conference that will see the presence of heads of state and governments of influential countries in Asia.
At the programme, former Ambassador Rajeswar Acharya said high-level talks scheduled to be held with the Chinese President would help give a new height to Nepal-China relations.
Likewise, former Nepali Ambassador to China Tanka Karki suggested that Nepal should make preparations to benefit from the high-level talks to be held with the Chinese side during the visit.
Expert on foreign affairs and UCPN (Maoist) leader Ram Karki said that Nepal should learn about sustainable development from the China visit and an environment conducive to the same should be developed in the country.
Former Ambassador Hiranya Lal Shrestha said as the Forum for Asia conference to be held in Boao is regarded as very significant for the development of the region, Nepal should make necessary preparations for utilizing the high-level visit.
Similarly, foreign affairs experts Harish Chandra Shah and Nischal Nath Pandey also called for making better use of the Boao forum, especially in the interest of the Nepali people at large.
President Dr Yadav is leaving Kathmandu this Thursday to attend the Boao Forum for Asia annual conference 2015 to be held in Hainan province of China.