Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will begin his first overseas trip since assuming office, which will take him to India, Pakistan, Switzerland and Germany. The trip, scheduled from May 19 to 27, is of great significance to promoting the relationships between China and the countries involved. What message could be conveyed from Premier Li’s visit? Why will Li make India the first stop of his maiden foreign tour? What are your expectations of Li’s visit?
China’s Premier Li Keqiang, centre right, shakes hands with Nita Chowdhury, secretary of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of India, centre left, after a group photo during a meeting with members of the Indian youth delegation at the Zhongnanhai compound in Beijing on May 15.