GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 27, 2016 /CNW/ -- On the afternoon of October 26, Shen Haixiong, Member of Standing Committee of CPC Guangdong Provincial Committee and Director General of Guangdong Provincial Publicity Department, met with the delegation led by Justin Smith, CEO of Bloomberg News Group, in Guangzhou.
Mr. Shen first expressed his wishes for the successful cooperation between Bloomberg and the to-be-launched Guangdong Southern Finance and Economics Omnimedia and warmly welcomed Mr. Smith and the delegation. He then introduced the recent economic and social development of Guangdong.
Mr. Shen said that as the largest economy in China, Guangdong boasts huge market potential, distinct geographic advantages and close ties with Southeast Asian markets such as Hong Kong and Singapore.
Bloomberg bears extensive experience in fields including financial information, trading software and management and operation, which sets an ideal example for Guangdong Southern Finance and Economics Omnimedia. He looks forward to stronger cooperation between the two sides for mutual reinforcement and mutually beneficial results.
Mr. Smith expressed that Guangdong's achievements are remarkable and he expects wider exchanges and visits between the two sides in the future to identify fields of mutual interests and potential collaboration for closer and broader partnership.
In this September, Mr. Shen led the Guangdong delegation on a trip to the US and visited the headquarters of Bloomberg in New York where a number of cooperation agreements were reached.
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