Yesterday, Dalian Municipal Economic Cooperation Service Center signed cooperation agreements with the Swiss-Chinese chamber of commerce Geneva branch and the Geneva chamber of commerce respectively. The two sides will carry out in-depth cooperation in related fields. Mayor Tan Chengxu and Swiss Geneva councilor and rotating governor Pierre Modite attended the signing ceremony held in the VIP room of Dalian Municipal Government. The two sides held friendly talks.
Tan Chengxu welcomed Governor Pierre Modite and his party to attend the 13th Summer Davos Forum. He congratulated the signing of the cooperation agreement and briefed the guests on the economic and social development in Dalian. He said Dalian regards Geneva as an important economic and trade partner. The two sides are highly complementary in terms of economic development and industrial structure. The cooperation space and potential are huge. We are willing to share Dalian's development opportunities with friends from all walks of life in Geneva. It is hoped that the visit of Governor Pierre Modite and his party and the signing of the cooperation agreement will be used as an opportunity to promote cooperation between Dalian and Geneva in precision machinery, modern agriculture, tourism and other fields to achieve more practical results and achieve common development.
Pierre Modite said that Dalian is a city with high openness and innovative spirit. Geneva expects to further strengthen exchanges and cooperation with Dalian and make new contributions to the continuous development of Sino-Swiss relations.
Deputy mayor Jin Guowei, and Yi Qingtao, secretary general of the People's Government of Dalian attended the talks and signing activities.