Chinese President Xi Jinping on official visit to Monaco on March 24

Chinese President Xi Jinping on official visit to Monaco on March 24 - According to local media it's official, and a first in the history of the Principality. On March 24th, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, will welcome the President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, to Monaco. The Chinese president's official visit to the Principality took shape after  the two heads of state met in Beijing last September. The arrival of President Xi Jinping in Monaco is part of a tour of Europe. This weekend, several teams from the Prince's Palace are to meet to coordinate this special day.

 

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