There were no posters of missiles or militarist slogans, which is believed to be connected with the upcoming talks between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in next week, as well as Kim's meeting with US President Donald Trump, scheduled for early June.
"According to the report, Kim expressed satisfaction with the meeting, saying he will "take the North Korea-China friendship to a whole new level, in line with new generational demands" by strengthening exchanges between high-level officials as well as cooperation and visits in various sectors".
Footage broadcast on Chinese state television on Sunday evening showed Kim greeting Mr Song with a warm hug and the pair later dining in a large hall adorned with a giant picture of Kim and Mr Xi together last month.
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This year's edition April Spring Friendship Art Festival, one of the highlights of the celebrations, featured a visit by Chinese artists, who were accompanied by a senior official of the Communist Party of China.
The two exchanged "profound views on the important matters of mutual concern" and the worldwide situation, KCNA said, without providing details. Kim also said he wanted to "strengthen exchanges and cooperation" with China, according to Xinhua.
Song said it is an unswerving policy of the CPC and the Chinese government to preserve, consolidate and develop relations with the DPRK. Beijing is North Korea's sole major ally, an alliance dating back to the 1950-1953 Korean War, but relations deteriorated after China supported United Nations sanctions to punish Pyongyang over its nuclear weapons programme.
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China is willing to work with the DPRK to implement the important consensus reached between the top leaders of the two parties and jointly contribute to promoting the development of bilateral relations in the new era, improving the welfare of the two peoples and safeguarding peace on the Korean Peninsula, Song said. China has sent art troupes to every festival since 1986, except in 2016.
Peter Ward, a writer for NK News, tweeted that the upgraded term is usually reserved for North Korea's supreme leaders.
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