Ningxia Expo Bureau delegation visit Kuwait

In preparation for the upcoming 4th China Arab States Expo 2019 to be held on 5-8 September, 2019 in Yinchuan, Ningxia China, a delegation headed by the Director- General of Ningxia Expo Bureau Zhang Li Wei visited Kuwait last week.

During his visit, Li Wei along with his team paid a courtesy visit on Deputy Director General of the Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Hamad J. Al-Omar at the KCCI premises. The two sides discussed various issues of mutual interest.

The visiting delegation also collected data of more than a dozen local companies and Chinese Associations in Kuwait, which will be linked to related institutes and factories in the Muslim province of Ningxia for the upcoming expo.

Delegations from more than 48 countries are expected to participate in the China Arab States Expo, which will be closely integrated with China’s ambitious One Belt & Road (OBR) project. The OBR is a global development strategy adopted by the Chinese government and involving infrastructure development and investments in countries along the ancient Silk Road and which includes the Arab countries. “We will start a new era of history in the 21st century by joining hand by hand and heart by heart,” said Li Wei.

According to the delegation, the upcoming Expo will display among others, a range of high-tech medical products from the healthcare industry, and advanced mobile medical products along with highlighting how the Chinese medical treatment benefits from the integration of internet into long distance operations, which will be very useful in the healthcare functioning in near future.

Before departing, the visiting delegation also met with the Chinese Ambassador to Kuwait H.E. Li Minggang at the Chinese Embassy. Chairman of the Chinese Association in Kuwait, Tailang Dong hosted a farewell dinner in honor of the visiting delegation, which was attended by members of the Chinese Associations in Kuwait.