40 Years of China-Malaysia Diplomatic Ties

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Friday marks 40 years since Malaysia established formal diplomatic ties with China. Four decades have seen increasingly close ties in trade, investment, and security. Several special events are marking the anniversary in Malaysia, and the country’s prime minister is set to bring a large delegation on an official visit to China. CCTV’s Rian Maelzer reports from Kuala Lumpur.

40 Years of China-Malaysia Diplomatic Ties

40 Years of China-Malaysia Diplomatic Ties

Friday marks 40 years since Malaysia established formal diplomatic ties with China. Four decades have seen increasingly close ties in trade, investment, and security. Several special events are marking the anniversary in Malaysia, and the country's prime minister is set to bring a large delegation on an official visit to China. CCTV's Rian Maelzer reports from Kuala Lumpur.