02 December 2015
FOCAC Ministerial Meeting
The media are invited to the opening of the Ministerial Meeting of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), which will take place on 03 December 2015 at the DIRCO Conference Centre, OR Tambo Building, Rietondale, Pretoria.
The meeting will be co-chaired by the South African Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Her Excellency Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, and her Chinese counterpart, His Excellency Wang Yi.
The Ministerial Meeting will precede the Johannesburg Summit of the FOCAC, which is scheduled for 4-5 December 2015 in Sandton under the theme: "China-Africa Progressing Together: Win-Win Cooperation for Common Development".
Only accredited media are invited to the opening of the Ministerial Meeting. Media should arrive at 08am to clear all security points. Parking is available only outside the building (opposite OR Tambo Building).
Media are inviting as follows:
09:00 - Opening Remarks
Enquiries: Nelson Kgwete, 076 431 3078
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION
OR Tambo Building
460 Soutpansberg Road