Municipal Leader Meets American Guests
On the evening of April 4, Zhou Weiqiang, Executive Member of CPC Suzhou Municipal Committee and Deputy Mayor of Suzhou, met the delegation of American Johnson & Johnson Corporation led by Mr. Mert Livingstone, Vice-president of Global Pharmaceutical Research & Development, LLC.
The Deputy Mayor told the American guests that Suzhou was a city featuring both ancient grace and modern advancement with rich historical and cultural traditions and fast social and economic growth, and the home of over 13,000 foreign-invested enterprises. He hoped cooperation and exchange with Johnson & Johnson would be further enhanced.
Mr. Mert Livingstone had led his group to Suzhou to select the site for Johnson & Johnson R&D institution, and he expressed his surprise at the fast development in cultural and economic fields in Suzhou. He said that his company was looking for greater development opportunity in China.
April 5, 2007