The 11th Zhejiang Investment Promotion Organization Joint Conference Successfully Held

AddTime:2014-4-30 11:08:32

On April 24, the 11th Zhejiang Investment Promotion Organization Joint Conference and Special Seminar on Ecological Industry were held successfully in Lishui. This event was sponsored by Zhejiang International Investment Promotion Center and organized by the Lishui Bureau of Commerce. Ms. Shen Genhua, Vice Chairman of Lishui CPPCC, attended the conference and delivered a welcoming speech. Mr. Han Jie, Deputy Director General of the Department of Commerce, made an important speech. More than 120 representatives from divisions of Department of Commerce、Bureaus of Commerce of cities in Zhejiang, members of the Joint Conference, develop zones, world Top 500, MNCs, overseas chambers of commerce and financial institutions attended the conference.
Deputy Director General Han Jie indicated that during the whole year of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014, the province's business is generally running well, gaining high recognition from provincial government. He said that the Joint Conference has made great contribution to the progress of inward and outward investment of our province. He also put forward his hope and demand for the two-way investment under the new situation.
Mr. Lu Weiqi, Secretary-General of the Secretariat of the Joint Conference, reported annual work of the Joint Conference and the work plans of 2014. He stressed that since the Third Plenary Session of the 18th Party Congress, the two-way investment promotion has been elevated to the height of a national strategy with bright prospects. Ms. Hou Yidan, Deputy Director of Division of Foreign Investment Regulation, explained the latest foreign investment approval policies. The meeting also invited Mr. Jarrett, the president of Shanghai American Chamber of Commerce, to make 2013-2014 China Business Report, which benefits the local bureaus in their daily investment promotion work.
The matchmaking session in the afternoon, as one of the most important agenda of the Conference, invited executives of high level from 13 World Top 500 companies, MNCs and overseas chambers of commerce to attend and made introduction of their own business and projects, including Marubeni, Itochu Corporation, Veolia Environment, Charoen Pokphand Group, Hong Kong Jardine Matheson, Finland Merima Ltd, American Chamber of Commerce and ChinaVest. Very fruitful exchange was conducted among attendees.
A panel discussion on investment promotion was also held and the attendees came up with a number of constructive comments and suggestions. Shangyu Bureau of Commerce of was elected as the Executive Chairman of the 12th Zhejiang Investment Promotion Organization Joint Conference,with the Lishui Bureau and Jiaxing Bureau as well as Taizhou International Investment Promotion Center as the deputy chairmen.