A press conference for the 16th China-ASEAN Expo and the 16th China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (CABIS) were held in Beijing on July 31. Li Chenggang, Assistant Minister of Commerce, Lu Pengqi, Vice Chairman of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT), and Yang Jinbo, Vice Chairman of Guangxi government were in attendance. They shared how the expo and summit were being prepared and the progress of the preparation.
Lu Pengqi said, the 16th Summit will be held in Nanning, Guangxi from September 20 to 21, 2019. The Summit has innovated the organization mode, combining the annual event with the activities of the whole year. Apart from the roundtable dialogue between Indonesian leaders and Chinese CEOs, China-ASEAN Business Leaders Forum, a series of theme events such as the 2nd Belt and Road New Economic Development Forum will also be held. The above events comply with the demands of China-ASEAN business communities to deepen cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative and take into account all sectors. Therefore, it will promote regional economic cooperation and boost industrial integration.
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