The Opening Ceremony of the Overseas Chinese Businessmen Beijing Conference & the Water Cube Chinese Businessmen Beijing Forum 2016 kicked off at the National Aquatics Center on May 28. Deputy Director of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council WANG Xiaoping, Beijing Municipal Standing Committee member DAI Junliang, Vice Chair of the Beijing Municipal Committee of the CPPCC ZHAO Wenzhi as well as BSAM Companies Vice President WU Xiaonan attended the Forum together with 300 strong overseas Chinese businessmen from 30 plus countries and regions.
During the event, the National Aquatics Center and Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) signed the Strategic Cooperation Agreement on Leverage on the Base Role of Overseas Chinese Affairs, Promote China-Malaysia Economic and Trade Services and Cultural Exchanges. Quite a number of honored guests including CPPCC Economic Commission Deputy Director, Vice Chair of All-China Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese XU Rongmao delivered key note speeches on prospering overseas Chinese business cause.
In addition, Featured Southeast Asia Commodity Exhibition kicked off on the same day and lasted for two days. More than a hundred businessmen including Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce, Thai Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong Chamber of Commerce in China, Beijing’s time-honored brand corporations, Beijing Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BOCC) and the Beijing Overseas Chinese Entrepreneurship and Development Fair put on their show and exhibited Southeast Asia featured commodities, and the exhibition was well received by visitors and guests alike.
(Contributed by the National Aquatics Center)