On February 27, Vice Governor Ren Airong met with H.E. Winnie Natala Chibesakunda, Ambassador of Zambia to China, in Jinan.
Ren Airong expressed welcome to the Ambassador, introduced to her Shandong’s economic and social development, industrial advantages and the Major Program of Growth Drivers Shift. She said that Shandong highly values the exchanges and cooperation with Zambia, and hoped that the two sides could increase high-level mutual visits and facilitate practical cooperation in such areas as sister relations, business, agriculture and culture.
Ambassador Chibesakunda briefed the relevant information of Zambia and the Eastern Province’s advantages in agriculture, tourism and mineral resources. She said that Shandong and Eastern Province are highly complementary and enjoy promising future for cooperation. She would love to facilitate friendly exchanges and cooperation between the two sides.
Wei Huaxiang, Deputy Secretary-General of the provincial government, and officials of Shandong Foreign Affairs Office and Shandong Provincial Department of Commerce also attended the event.