Jiangsu joins hands with China Center for Int'l Economic Exchanges for strategic opportunities
2017-11-09 13:01:00

 

The provincial government of Jiangsu and China Center for International Economic Exchanges signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Nanjing on Monday.

Zeng Peiyan, former vice premier and chairman of China Center for International Economic Exchanges attended the signing ceremony which was also attended by Lou Qinjian, CPC provincial secretary of Jiangsu, Wu Zhenglong, Governor of Jiangsu and Huang Lixin, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Jiangsu Provincial Committee and executive vice governor of Jiangsu.

Zeng said that Jiangsu enjoys a strong economic and industrial foundation, in particular in terms of its manufacturing industry and the private sector, which has helped to boost its regional innovation capacity and innovative and entrepreneurial atmosphere.

As Jiangsu is stepping up its efforts for the promotion of the information technology, new energy, new materials and other emerging industries of strategic importance, the signing of the agreement is expected to consolidate the partnership to carry out comprehensive and practical in-depth cooperation, explore the science and technology and economic matchmaking, and efficient paths for innovative achievements and industrial commercialization to help Jiangsu enhance its competitive advantages in economic and social development, the former vice premier said.

Speaking on behalf of the CPC provincial committee and the provincial government, Lou Qinjian extended his gratitude to the support the center has given to Jiangsu’s overall development.

Jiangsu is well-grounded in its manufacturing industry and endowed with a rich pool of scientific and technological talents, which has laid a solid foundation for the province to boost the innovation-powered growth strategy andto inject new kinetic energy into the economic transformation and upgrading, the CPC provincial chief said.

According to the cooperation agreement, the mutual cooperation will be spearheaded by the establishment of a national industrial innovation center in Jiangsu, coupled with the strengthening of all-round cooperation in strategic research, policy advice, international exchanges and other aspects in a bid to promote innovation and development in Jiangsu and speed up the establishment of a modern economic system.

 

Source:江苏国际频道 Editor:Dylan