In Finland

Chinese and Finnish presidents meet winter sports athletes

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto met with champion figure skaters representing both China and Finland on Wednesday evening during Xi's state visit to the Nordic country. Both countries pledge to enhance cooperation in winter sports.

China, Finland confirm establishment of future-oriented new-type cooperative partnership

​China and Finland confirmed the establishment of a future-oriented new-type cooperative partnership in a joint declaration issued on Wednesday during Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to the Nordic country.

Xi's visit to promote cooperation: Finnish parliament speaker

Finnish Parliamentary speaker Maria Lohela is suggesting the current visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping will further promote attempts on both sides to deal with social issues, including climate change and care for the elderly.

Full text of joint declaration between China and Finland

President Xi and President Niinistö underlined the dynamic and modern agenda of bilateral relations and confirmed the establishment of the future-oriented new-type cooperative partnership between the two countries by further enhancing political mutual trust and expanding and deepening cooperation to the benefit of the two peoples.

China, Finland sign deals on trade, protecting pandas and legislation

China and Finland agreed Wednesday to establish and promote a future-oriented new-type cooperative partnership as visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping met with his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto in Helsinki. The two leaders also attended a signing ceremony on a series of deals.

Chinese president arrives in Finland for state visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Helsinki Tuesday for a state visit to Finland aimed at advancing bilateral ties, increasing political mutual trust and expanding substantial cooperation.

Video: Finnish people speak Chinese to welcome Chinese president's visit

Students of a Confucius classroom in Finland practice their Chinese to welcome the Chinese president as he visits Finland. 

Finland eyes deeper cooperation with China on Xi's visit

​Finland hopes to deepen cooperation with China in various areas when Chinese President Xi Jinping starts his state visit to it on April 4, Finnish President Sauli Niinisto said.

Helsinki to join Beijing in push for free trade

Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila has pledged that his country will join with China in advocating free trade and globalization, even as the concepts come under attack in some parts of the world.

Chinese President hails China-Finland friendship in Helsinki Times article

Chinese President Xi Jinping's article 'Our Enduring History' has been published in the Helsinki Times, a major English language newspaper in Finland, prior to his first state visit to the northern European country as the Chinese President.

Full Text of Chinese president's signed article in Finnish newspaper

​Chinese President Xi Jinping published a signed article in the Finnish newspaper Helsinki Times on Monday under the title "Our Enduring Friendship" ahead of his state visit to Finland on April 4-6.

China, Finland to sign cooperative deals, boost ties

​China and Finland will sign a host of cooperative deals and chart the future direction of bilateral ties during Chinese President Xi Jinping's upcoming visit to Finland.