Archive picture: Mr Darboe, President Barrow and Chinese ambassador to Gambia

President Adama Barrow of the Gambia will Tuesday morning travel to China to push for stronger bilateral ties between Banjul and Beijing.

Mr Barrow who will be accompanied on the trip by senior government officials will hold bilateral talks and meetings with the Chinese head of government, Li Keqiang, premier of the State Council and  Zhang Dejiang, the chair of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, the Chinese legislature.

During his visit, President Barrow will also visit several development projects and industries in Beijing and several Chinese provinces, which would accord him the opportunity to promote the Gambia and its investment opportunities as well as strengthen the bilateral cooperation between Banjul and Beijing.