European Chamber, together with AmCham, invited Mr Zhang Xiaoqiang, former Vice Chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and Executive Vice Chairman of the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) to an Exclusive Dialogue on the Belt & Road Initiative. Mr Zhang Xiaoqiang briefed the participants the achievements of the Belt & Road Forum for International Cooperation, especially one of the BRF’s thematic sessions the CCIEE has hosted, focusing on think tank exchanges. He shared his insights on the future plan for the Belt and Road Initiative and the opportunities for foreign companies operating in China. Mr Zhang and his colleagues from Strategic Research Department of the CCIEE answered questions from the audience after his presentation.
Prior to the event, a small-scale meeting between the AC members together with some AmCham members led by Presidents of both Chambers and Mr Zhang was held.