Shandong-Israel Water Technology Business Seminar Successfully Held in Jinan
Date: 2016-12-12 11:16:59, Source: Department of Commerce of Shandong Province, Today/Total Visits : 0/22
On Dec. 7th, Shandong-Israel Water Technology Business Seminar was held in Jinan. Xia Geng, Vice Governor of Shandong Province, Matan Vilnai, Ambassador of Israel to China, and Oded Distel, Director of Technology Development and Investment Promotion Agency, Israel's Ministry of Economy, attended and addressed the meeting. Xia Geng said that Shandong and Israel had frequent friendly exchanges, constantly deepened economic and trade cooperation and made fruitful achievements in science and technology, agriculture, environmental protection, medicine, information technology, new energy and other fields; Especially Shouguang, Shandong Province, as the “China-Israel Demonstration Water City”, became the key project jointly promoted by the governments of China and Israel; Next year marks the 25th anniversary of China-Israel formal diplomatic relations. Both Shandong and Israel face important opportunities and broad prospects for exchanges and cooperation. The two sides will focus on modern agriculture, water resources utilization, health care, telecommunications, bio-engineering, energy conservation, environmental protection and other areas, and launch a higher level of practical cooperation in key projects, industrial research and development, enterprise contacts, and so on; 95 companies of Shandong province and 12 water technology enterprises of Israeli from the areas of sewage treatment, industrial wastewater treatment, engineering planning, filter cleaning and desalination of sea water held one-to-one counterpart talks and reached a number of cooperation intentions. Wei Huaxiang, Deputy Secretary General of Shandong Provincial People’s Government, She Chunming, Director of Department of Commerce of Shandong Province, Lv Wei, Deputy Director of Department of Commerce of Shandong Province, and other officials of relevant departments of Shandong Province, participated in the seminar.