A delegation1 from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) ruling Workers' Party started its visit in China on Monday, Lu Kang, spokesperson of China's Ministry2 of Foreign Affairs confirmed during the daily presser. 中国外交部发言人陆慷在日常发布会上表示，朝鲜工人党代表团已于周一开始访问中国。 Invited by International Liaison3 Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China , according to Lu, the delegation will view the achievements China made in the domestic economic construction and opening-up and reform as well as promote the exchanges of both Parties' experiences and views on governance. The visit came after recent positive interactions between Chinese President Xi Jinping and DPRK leader Kim Jong Un, who have met twice since late March. Kim Jong Un held talks with Xi Jinping on March 28 in Beijing - his first known foreign visit since coming to power in 2011. A month later, he made an unannounced visit to Dalian in northeast China's Liaoning Province in early May.