The new Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka arrived in Colombo last night (Friday).
The Chinese Embassy in Colombo said that Qi Zhenhong, the new Ambassador-designate of China arrived in Colombo yesterday.
The new envoy is expected to assume office after a two week quarantine.
In a message after arriving in Sri Lanka, Zhenhong said that he hopes to work with Sri Lanka to implement the consensus reached by the leaders of both countries.
Amb Qi is a senior diplomat and former President of China Institute of International Studies. (Colombo Gazette)