BEIJING, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping arrived in Canberra on Sunday afternoon, continuing a five-day visit to Australia.
Before going to Canberra, Xi opened Australia's first Chinese Medicine Confucius Institute at a university in Melbourne Sunday morning.
The following are some of Xi's notable remarks in Canberra and Melbourne.
"The two-way investment and the expansion of cooperation fields signal that the China-Australia trade and economic cooperation is moving towards a comprehensive, multi-leveled and diversified approach."
"The economic complementarity and comprehensive trade and economic cooperation between China and Australia has become an inner impetus driving the advancement of the China-Australia relations at large."
"The establishment of the institute (Chinese Medicine Confucius Institute) is another vital achievement for China and Australia in the field of people-to-people and cultural exchange and cooperation."