Ambassador Hou Yanqi Attended the Completion Ceremony of the Tribhuvan International Airport Restoration Project in Nepal
On December 28, Ambassador Hou Yanqi attended the completion ceremony of the runway and smooth slide repair project of Tribhuvan International Airport and delivered a speech. About 100 people from both China and Nepal, including the Minister of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Bhattarai, the Director-General of the Civil Aviation Authority, Pokhrel, the Chairman of AVIC-Eng, attended the ceremony.
Ambassador Hou first congratulated AVIC-Eng for completing the project 128 days ahead of schedule, and commented that this project was an important achievement and reflection of the pragmatic cooperation between the two countries after President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Nepal. Ambassador Hou excepted Chinese enterprises to carry out more projects in Nepal to foster mutually beneficial cooperation.
Minister Bhattarai, Director-General Pokhrel and other guests from Nepal highly praised the engineering technology and work efficiency of the engineering company, extended thanks to Sino-Nepal team for their hard work in completing the project ahead of time. It is believed that this project will significantly contribute to Nepal’s 2020 tourism year.
The ribbon-cutting ceremony and the signing and exchange ceremony of the project handover certificate were also held at the scene, which were warmly welcomed.