KUALA LUMPUR – Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak congratulated China’s President, Xi Jin Ping on his re-election as the Secretary-General of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday.
“Congratulations President Xi Jinping on your re-election in the 19th Communist Party Congress! Looking forward to the deepening of Malaysia-China ties,” Najib said in his Twitter account today.
Xi was re-elected to the post during the 19th Party Congress from 18 to 24 October.
The Secretary-General of the CPC Central Committee is the highest post in the party.
Xi, who held the post since 2012, was re-elected for another five years until 2022. -Bernama