On April 10, Vice Governor Ren Airong met with Johannes Regenbrecht, Minister of German Embassy in China, in Jinan.
Ren Airong expressed welcome to the Minister, and introduced to him Shandong’s economic and social development, industrial advantages and the Major Program of Growth Drivers Shift. She hoped that the two sides can step up exchanges and carry out concrete cooperation in such areas as rural revitalization, marine industries and growth drivers transformation.
Minister Regenbrecht spoke highly of the friendly exchanges and cooperation between Shandong and Germany, agreed with Vice Governor Ren on the cooperation proposals, and expressed ideas of sending a delegation of German companies headed by an Embassy officer in charge of agricultural affairs to Shandong to discuss cooperation in rural revitalization.
Wei Huaxiang, Deputy Secretary-General of the provincial government, and officials of Shandong Foreign Affairs Office, Shandong Development and Reform Commission and Shandong Provincial Department of Commerce also attended the event.