Mayor Shangguan Jiqing Met with Fu Haiyan and her Delegation from Singapore

On June 14th, Mayor Shangguan Jiqing met with Fu Haiyan, Minister of Culture, Community and Youth of  Singapore.


Mayor Shangguan introduced to Minister Fu the many advantages and positive factors of Xi’an development. He said that Xi’an city is seizing the strategic opportunities to forge high-end enterprises and accelerate industrial restructuring. It keeps reform and opening up to build an international metropolis with historically cultural characteristics. It is hoped that Singapore and Xi’an shall cooperate in cultural tourism, cultural industries, protection of cultural relics etc.

Minister Fu responded that they would especially deepen cooperation in the protection and restoration of cultural relics as Xi’an is a city with rich historical and cultural resources.

Vice Mayor Fang Guanghua, secretary general of the municipal government, and other persons in charge of related fields also attended the meeting.

[Source:Xi'an Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office]