Shangguan Jiqing Meets with Vladimír Bärtl, Vice Minister of Industry and Trade of Czech Republic

On the morning of August 25, Shangguan Jiqing, the mayor of Xi’an, met with Vladimír Bärtl, the vice minister of Industry and Trade of Czech Republic, and his delegation.

Shangguan Jiqing extended a warm welcome, and introduced Xi’an’s advantages from the aspects of national strategy, its location, innovation resources, history, culture, industrial development and investment environment. He said that they would ensure the success of the closing ceremony of Czech Year on Belt and Road, which is to be held in Xi’an, for further deepening the exchange and cooperation between Czech and China. Both parties expressed their wish for mutual development through exchange and cooperation in culture, education, economy and trade.

Jiao Weifa, secretary General of the Xi’an municipal government, also attended the meeting.