China–Grenada relations

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Sino–Grenadian relations

Grenada

China

Diplomatic relations between the People's Republic of China and Grenada were established on October 1, 1985.[1] Prime Minister Herbert Blaize established diplomatic relations with the Republic of China in 1989, prompting Beijing to sever diplomatic ties to Grenada. This position was later reversed under Prime Minister Keith Mitchell.[1]

The current Chinese ambassador to St. George's is Mme. Ou Boqian ,[2] while the current Grenadan ambassador to Beijing is Mrs. F. Marcelle Gairy[3] The relationship with the People's Republic of China and Grenada resumed diplomatic relations on 20 January 2005.[4]

History of relations[edit]

In 2013, Grenada received a gift of more that EC$1.5 million in agricultural equipment from the People’s Republic of China (PRC), which is expected to help Grenada raise its GDP.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Grenada". Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China. 12 July 2005. Retrieved 27 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Chinese New Ambassador Mme. Ou Boqian Presented Her Credentials to Governor General of Grenada". TravelChinaGuide.com. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Resumption of China-Grenada diplomatic ties marked". People's Daily Online. 20 January 2010. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "China, Grenada resume diplomatic relations". People Daily. 21 January 2005. Retrieved 27 April 2010. 
  5. ^ "Grenada gets 1.5m in Agricultural Equipment form PRC". WEB PORTAL OF GRENADA GOVERNMENT. 30 January 2013. Retrieved 26 November 2013.