Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit to guide delegation to China


Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit is about to embark on a big journey this week as he leads a delegation to China to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of diplomatic relations between the 2 nations.

Skerrit, addressing a information convention, revealed his forthcoming go to to Beijing on the invitation of the Chinese language authorities. 

He emphasised the significance of marking this milestone, underscoring the substantial advantages Dominica has reaped from its partnership with China over time.

Fruitful collaborations yield tangible outcomes

Highlighting the tangible outcomes of this collaboration, Skerrit pointed to notable investments throughout numerous sectors in Dominica, together with well being, agriculture, training, and infrastructure growth. 

He cited situations the place China offered essential assist following pure disasters that struck the island, facilitating infrastructure rehabilitation and livelihood reconstruction. 

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Furthermore, China’s help prolonged to combating the COVID-19 pandemic, with the supply of life-saving vaccines and important well being tools.

Expressing gratitude and constructing relationships

Skerrit expressed gratitude for China’s unwavering assist, stating that China has been good to Dominica.

He eagerly anticipates the chance to convey the nation’s appreciation to Chinese language management throughout his go to. 

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Moreover, he outlined his agenda, which incorporates holding conferences with the President and Premier of China, amongst different engagements, aimed toward additional strengthening bilateral ties between the 2 nations.