Shen Haixiong met with Canadian guests in Guangzhou
- 来源：Today Commercial News
On the afternoon of October 12, Shen Haixiong, Head of Guangdong Provincial Publicity Department met with Ron Hoffmann, Alberta’s Senior Representative for the Asia Pacific Basin, and his delegation in Guangzhou.
Shen Haixiong expressed warm welcome to Ron Hoffmann and his delegation. Shen said, Guangdong and Alberta have beenworking closely in the fields of trade, investment, education, scientific research, tourism and culture and have a bright prospect for future
At present, Guangdong enterprises enjoy a sound momentum of going global, and Alberta province is one of the preferred regions of investment for Guangdong enterprises.
Shen hoped that the two provinces can further strengthen the exchange and cooperation in the fields of economy, trade, and culture, enhance the understanding between peoples of the two provinces, promote tourism resources from both regions, reinforce the project matching of cultural industries, and push the mutual beneficial cooperation to reach a new level.
Ron Hoffmann said that the two provinces are embracing the best opportunities for carrying out exchange and cooperation, with huge potential for cooperation. In the upcoming November, Alberta will organize economic and trade delegations to visit Guangdong, further expanding the friendly cooperation between two provinces.
Hoffmann expressed that Guangdong enterprises are warmly welcome to Alberta to develop business cooperation, seek for business opportunities and realize a win-win situation.
It is reported that during Shen’s visit to Canada with a Guangdong delegation, he met with officials of Alberta province and attended the round table of “Opportunities and Challenges of Media Development in the 21st Century”.
Consensus has been reached that the two provinces will seize the day to put the signed cooperation agreements about cultural industries into practice, and agreement has been made that cooperation between two provinces will be carried out in Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour and China (Guangzhou) International Documentary Film Festival.
Representatives of Guangdong ForeignAffairs Office, the Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television of Guangdong Province and Guangzhou Municipal Publicity Department, and Rachael Bedlington, Consul General of Canada in Guangzhou attended the meeting.