Jiangsu governor visits Belarus for deeper cooperation
2018-09-30 15:55:00

Wu Zhenglong, governor of Jiangsu Province, led a delegation to visit Belarus on Sept. 27 and 28, meeting Belarusian Prime Minister Syarhey Rumas and delivering a keynote speech at a Jiangsu- Belarus trade forum.

Wu also visited the Chinese Embassy in Belarus, inspected the China-Belarus Industrial Park and related enterprises, and witnessed the agreement signing of projects.

Wu said that Belarus is one of the earliest and most determined countries to support the "Belt and Road" initiative. Jiangsu of China and Mogilev Region of Belarus entered the friendly relations agreement in front of leaders of both countries. Under the framework of “Belt and Road”, Jiangsu will strengthen exchanges and cooperation with Mogilev in various fields, strive to become a role model of regional cooperation, steer toward a win-win cooperation, and work with Belarus to facilitate its participation into the inaugural China International Import Expo scheduled in November.

On the afternoon of Sept. 27, the “Belt and Road” Jiangsu- Belarus Economic and Trade Cooperation Forum took place in Mogilev City, and attracted more than 200 business people from two countries. In his speech, Wu Zhenglong said that Belarus is an important stop of the Silk Road Economic Belt and a hub of Eurasian land transportation. Jiangsu, located at the intersection of the “Belt and Road” initiative, and Mogilev, are both major industrial regions of the two countries. The two sides needto further expand cooperation in trade, science, education, cultureand tourism, and jointly write a new chapter onthe principle of achieving shared growth through collaboration, said Wu.

During his visit toagricultural enterprises in Belarus, Wu encouraged them to export more high-quality products to Jiangsu. In the China-Belarus Industrial Park, Wu said Jiangsu will actively support the province’sbig enterprises to invest in the park and develop the park to play an exemplary role in mutually beneficial cooperation.

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