In the afternoon of August 18, a government delegation, led by Li Bingjun, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Jiangxi Provincial Committee and Secretary of the CPC Ganzhou Municipal Committee, and Zeng Wenming, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Ganzhou Municipal Committee and Mayor of the Ganzhou City, made a visit to Ningbo and was received by and had a meeting with Zheng Shanjie, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Zhejiang Provincial Committee and Secretary of the CPC Ningbo Municipal Committee, and Qiu Dongyao, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Ningbo Municipal Committee and Mayor of the Ningbo City.
At the meeting, both parties signed Ningbo-Ganzhou Framework Agreement on Cooperation and CNITECH-JXUST Framework Agreement on Cooperation. According to the agreements, Ningbo and Ganzhou are to develop a mechanism for cooperation and coordination for full, wide-range and multi-level cooperation and for mutual benefits and win-win development. Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology & Engineering, CAS and Jiangxi University of Science and Technology are to cooperate on promotion of discipline construction, scientific researches and talent cultivation.
Zheng Shanjie welcomed the delegation and said that Ningbo is to earnestly follow the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech during his visit in Jiangxi, and take supporting the construction and development of the old revolutionary areas in Jiangxi as an incumbent responsibility, that Ganzhou and Ningbo have many in common and are complementary for mutual cooperation. Both cities shall strengthen industrial cooperation, give full play to their industrial advantages and pilot demonstration effect, cooperate on industries of automobile manufacturing and new materials, and enhance the development scale and development quality of the manufacturing industries hand in hand, that opening-up and cooperation be strengthened and support be provided for enterprises in Ganzhou and Jiangxi to make full use of high-level and high-quality platforms in Ningbo, to establish business trading counters and logistic bases for the development of multiple kinds of transportation and to share the benefits from the opening-up and development, that we strengthen cooperation on the tourism industry, jointly design tourism routes and develop tourism products, encourage citizens to visit counterpart cities, take leisure vacations, and build a model of tourism cooperation between Zhejiang and Ganzhou, Jiangxi.
Li Bingjun said that at present, Ganzhou is taking the lead for the revitalization and development of Southern Jiangxi Revolutionary Area and the construction of high-quality development demonstration zones in old revolutionary areas while following the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech, that Jiangxi and Zhejiang are really good neighbor, that Ganzhou and Ningbo have deep historical relations and have achieved a series of cooperation achievements in the fields of economy, science and technology, human resources and so on, that it’s wished both cities are to take the signing of the framework agreements on cooperation as a great opportunity to deepen industrial development, innovate platform construction, opening-up, talent communication and cultural tourism, to promote scientific and technological R&D, achievement transformation, industrial upgrading and the development of seaports and land ports, to develop platforms for sharing and communication of key regions, to develop the brand of cultural tourism centering on the Yangming Culture, and to carry out cooperation for mutual benefits, bringing both cities much closer with deeper friendship and more extensive cooperation.
Before the meeting, the delegation visited Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology & Engineering, CAS and Ningbo Yunsheng Holdings Co., Ltd.
Leaders in Ningbo, including Shi Huifang, Chu Yinliang, Li Guanding and Zhang Liangcai, together with leaders from Ganzhou, including Li Mingsheng, Gao Shiwen, Qiu Jianjun, Yan Shuishi, Hu Juwen, Xu Bing and Lan Yun, participated in the activity as well.