Congratulations to Chinese President Xi Jinping on the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China 2018-10-01 09:05:00 Vladimir Putin sent a message of greetings to President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping on the Republic’s 69th anniversary. “Under your guidance China has achieved impressive successes. The Chinese economy is growing at high speed, as is the prosperity of your country’s citizens. Plans have been approved for national economic development up to 2035 and to 2050. Beijing’s prestige in the global arena is growing,” the Russian leader stressed in his message. The President praised the progress in the Russian-Chinese strategic partnership, which is on the upswing: the two nations have stepped up political dialogue, mutually advantageous cooperation in trade and the economy, science and technology, humanitarian and other areas and are coordinating efforts in resolving regional and global problems. Vladimir Putin reaffirmed his readiness for further joint work with China’s President on the bilateral and international agendas.