19 February 2018
The Mayor of London celebrated the Chinese Lunar New Year yesterday. The mayor said it was a pleasure to mark the arrival of the Year of the Dog. He also thanked the many Chinese who live in London. He said there were more than 120,000 Londoners of Chinese origin. They helped make London the greatest city in the world, the mayor added. He expected UK-China ties to be further enhanced during the "Golden Era" of relations between the two nations.