Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit the United Kingdom at the invitation of Queen October 20, 2015 News

Meeting with the President of China and Madame Peng will traditionally take place at Buckingham Palace.

The last official state visit to the United Kingdom Chinese leader Hu Jintao made in 2005. The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh made a state visit to China in 1986. The Duke of Cambridge, paid an official visit to China in March 2015, on behalf of the Government of Her Majesty.

It will present a historic visit, which could mean new prospects of cooperation for the two countries. Chinese President rare visitor in the UK, and therefore cause a special interest among political scientists and economists.

Based on materials from the official website of the Royal House of Britain. Translation by Nicholas Romanov