CEE Country Leaders Taken on a High Speed Train Tour by Premier Li Keqiang
They say that it was a Premier Road Show, Li Keqiang took leaders from 16 Central and Eastern European countries on a trip on a high speed train that showcased Chinese technology. Premier Keqiang treated the European leaders in which most of them as first time visitors to China on a train ride on the world’s fastest bullet train that pass through Suzhou Jiangsu province to Shanghai. This trip is the conclusion of the Fourth Summit of China and Central and Eastern European Countries. After Shanghai the guests were flown to Beijing to attend several more meetings with President Xi Jinping.
The trip lasted about twenty minutes and covered 110 kilometers, the outer skin of every train car was painted in high gloss white was decorated with the flags of China and the 16 CEE countries with the mathematical formula 16+1=17 that indicates a strong potential of cooperation between China and the CEE countries. The prime minister or Slovenia Miro Cerar stood up to check on the stability of the semi transparent luggage rack that was made out of tempered glass, while Nikola Gruevski prime minister of the Republic of Macedonia the first European country to operate a high speed train system that was made in Chine is thinking of purchasing more high speed trains coming from China.
Further cooperation is likely as China is in talks with the CEE countries on more transportation projects since China is a fast, safe and inexpensive way of transportation that fits the needs of CEE countries. China, Hungary and Serbia is finalized documents that allows China to lead all construction and financing of the railway linking Belgrade and Budapest.