On the occasion of the 10th Tripartite Health Ministers’ Meeting in Jinan, Ms. Li Bin, Minister of National Health and Family Planning Commission and Mr. Gong Zheng, Deputy Secretary of CPC Shandong Provincial Committee and Governor of Shandong attended relevant event and delivered speeches in the evening of November 11.
In her speech, Li Bin said that China, Japan and ROK are near neighbors, and friendship and cooperation are the common pursuit of the three peoples. Over recent years, the health departments of the three countries have established open and pragmatic exchange and dialogue mechanism, stepped up communication, worked together to promote regional health security and people’s health, and have achieved fruitful results. She said that let’s joint hands to make more efforts and greater achievements for the development of healthcare sector and the welfare of our peoples.
Gong Zheng expressed welcome to all the guests. He said that the convening of the 10th Tripartite Health Ministers’ Meeting will effectively promote the health cooperation and development of the three countries, and bring new opportunities for Shandong’s development. We will seize and make good use of the opportunities, strengthen cooperation with Japan and ROK, and make active contribution to the healthy China strategy.
Katsunobu Kato, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan, Park Neunghoo, Minister of Health and Welfare of ROK, Shin Young-soo, World Health Organization's Regional Director for the Western Pacific, Han Mei, Deputy Secretary-General of the Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat, Wang Zhonglin, Mayor of Jinan, and Wang Hua, Secretary-General of Shandong Provincial Government attended the event.