Vice Premier Wang Yang on official visit in Manila
Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang is on a visit to the Philippines, one that China expects to take bilateral ties to a new level. The vice premier is set to meet with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday.
On Thursday, Wang Yang attended the opening ceremony of the China-ASEAN Tourism Cooperation Year in Manila.
More than 1,000 representatives from China and ASEAN countries were there.
Wang saluted the role of tourism in relations between the two sides. China is the biggest source of foreign tourists for ASEAN.
Editor: Eric Wang