On January 20, the RCEP Open Opportunity Guiyang Seminar hosted by the Guiyang Municipal People’s Government and the China-ASEAN Business Council and undertaken by the Guiyang Municipal Bureau of Commerce was held. Zhao Deming, member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee, Secretary of the Guiyang Municipal Party Committee, and Secretary of the Party Working Committee of Gui’an New District Video speech.
Video by Xu Ningning, Executive Director of the China -ASEAN Business Council, Zhou Haoli, Indonesian Ambassador to China, Raja Datuk Nusirwan, Malaysian Ambassador to China, and Lu Kejian, former Director of the Asian Department of the Ministry of Commerce and Vice President of the National Japanese Economic Association In his speech, Sun Zhiming, member of the Standing Committee of the Municipal Party Committee and Deputy Mayor, made a city presentation on the spot.
In his speech, Zhao Deming, on behalf of Guiyang City and Gui’an New District, expressed warm congratulations on the convening of the seminar and expressed sincere welcome to all the representatives, guests and friends from all walks of life who attended the meeting. He said that in 2020, the 10 ASEAN countries and China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, and New Zealand will formally sign the regional comprehensive economic partnership agreement, which brings new hope to the global economy facing many difficulties and will definitely promote regional economic cooperation. Overcome the epidemic crisis and promote the sustained and healthy economic and social development of member countries. Guiyang City and Gui’an New District will use this seminar as an opportunity to accelerate high-level opening up from a higher starting point, deepen strategic docking, communication, industry complementarity, and trade exchanges with everyone, and accelerate the promotion of various parties’ The interconnection of technology and personnel, mutual promotion, mutual benefit and win-win, and better sharing of development opportunities and dividends. I hope that all the guests can speak freely and express their own opinions, to build true words and practical strategies to promote the deepening of regional cooperation, and to bring more opportunities and impetus to the open development of Gui’an.
Xu Ningning said that the China -ASEAN Business Council is willing to actively help Guiyang and Gui’an seize the RCEP open cooperation opportunities and develop innovative and pragmatic economic and trade cooperation with ASEAN countries. Zhou Haoli believes that Guizhou Province has great growth potential and hopes that the implementation of RCEP can promote deepening cooperation between Indonesia and Guiyang and Gui’an in the fields of agricultural industry, minerals, and services. Raja Datuk Nusirwan stated that Malaysia will continue to promote bilateral trade and develop close cooperation with Guiyang, Guian in the fields of machinery, medical equipment, aviation, manufacturing, and e-commerce.
The seminar takes the form of “offline seminar + cloud dialogue”.
More than 100 people attended the RCEP member states’ ambassadors to China, representatives of business associations, leaders of Guiyang City and Gui’an New District, heads of relevant units and departments of provinces and cities, and business representatives.
Source: China – ASEAN Business Council