Hamilton Mourao, Brazil’s Vice President is in China, in an attempt to strengthen relations. Mourao arrived in China on Sunday and will be concluding his visit on 24 May.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and CPPCC Chairman Wang Yang are holding high-level political and economic talks with the Brazilian leader. General Mourao has been attending cultural and economic events in China.
Brazil hopes to further strengthen its relationship with China. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is scheduled to visit China later this year.
Chinese president Xi will travel to Brazil in November for the BRICS summit.
By: Kgothatso Nkanyane