10 July 2018
Media accreditation for the FOCAC Summit to be held in China
Members of the media interested in covering the upcoming Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Summit, scheduled for September 2018 in Beijing, People’s Republic of China, are notified of the following arrangements:
- All media planning to cover the event must apply for visas at their nearest Chinese diplomatic mission in South Africa.
- Instructions on accreditation and visa applications will be announced by the Chinese Foreign Ministry Press Centre at http://ipc.fmprc.gov.cn.
South Africa and China co-chair FOCAC. The last FOCAC Summit was held in Johannesburg, South Africa, in December 2015 and adopted the “Declaration of the Johannesburg Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation”.
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION
OR Tambo Building
460 Soutpansberg Road