Suzhou Party Chief Meeting American Guests
Mr. Wang Rong, Standing Member of Jiangsu Provincial Party Committee and Party Secretary of Suzhou Municipality met an American delegation headed by Mr. Mike Tang, Vice Chairman of Tang Industry Group the day before yesterday. Deputy Party Secretaries Mr. Shen Rongfa and Mr. Wang Jinhua also attended the meeting.
Mr. Wang Rong noted that Suzhou's foreign-oriented economy had borne rich fruits since the city adopted the opening and reforming policy. To enable the foreign investors to have a better invest environment, Suzhou started to build industrial parks since the beginning of last century. So far there were 15 industrial parks here.
Mr. Wang Rong expressed that the Tang family had always been concerned about Suzhou's development ever since it left the city. It was hoped that the two sides could cooperate in broader prospects.
Mike Tang noted that the delegation had visited Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) and was satisfied with the invest environment here. Some members of the delegation already started to negotiate projects with SIP. The delegation was impressed with the beautiful city, and expected to further communicate and cooperate with the Suzhou side.
Mr. Tang Gongjiao, Director of Suzhou Foreign Affairs Office attended the meeting.
April 30, 2005