In August 2019, the California political elites delegation’s visit to China ended successfully. This year marks the 40th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between China and the United States. Cooperation between the two countries has a long history with continuously deeper economic and trade exchanges and more convenient communication. It is solid and has broad prospect. The main purpose of the visit is to further promote mutual understanding and relationship between the people and local governments of two countries. Sam (Siyuan) Su, chairman of CB International Bank LLC (CBiBank.com), who is a member of the delegation, said that he was honored to participate in this communication between the United States and China and witness this important event in the China-US relations development!
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The delegation visited major cities in China such as Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Chengdu and Hangzhou. On July 29th, the delegation met with Liang Zhou, vice chairman of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission, Guomin Chen from National People's Congress Foreign Affairs Committee, Yucheng Le, executive vice minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and so on. The two sides exchanged views on China-US relation, economic and trade issues, and cooperation between California and China. Since the China-US establishing diplomatic relations, cultural exchanges between the two countries have played an important role in promoting the relation development.
On July 31st, the delegation went to Shanghai and met with vice mayor Kunlin Xu in the VIP room of the City Hall. On August 1st, the delegation visited the coast redwood given by former President Nixon as a gift in the Hangzhou Botanical Garden in West Lake Area, and held a tree planting event to celebrate the 40th anniversary for China-US establishing diplomatic relations.
On August 2nd, the delegation visited Chongqing and visited some historical and cultural sites such as Stilwell Museum and Dazu Rock Carving. Mayor of Chongqing and deputy secretary of the municipal committee Liangzhi Tang met with the delegation and expressed his views on strengthening cooperation between Chongqing and the US, especially California, in the fields of economy, trade, education, culture and tourism, and deepening exchanges and people interaction.
From August 3rd to 5th, the delegation went to Sichuan and attended the ‘First Sichuan-California Mayor Dialogue’ meeting with the theme of ‘Strengthening Local Exchanges and Promoting Win-Win Cooperation’. Six mayors from both sides shared views on city culture and development experience, introduced the city development planning and future prospects and discussed about how to promote exchanges and cooperation between local governments with deepening relationship. The delegation also made a special trip to Yingxiu Town. They mourned the victims of the Wenchuan earthquake and visited the reconstructed Yingxiu Town.
Looking back over the past 40 years, China-US relations have gone through many difficulties and developed with barriers, but still have achieved unimaginable tremendous achievements, which not only bring great benefits to the citizens, but also promote peace, stability and prosperity in the world. As the most developed state in the United States, California political elites delegation’s visit to China deepened the cooperation between Chinese and American local governments and continuing the China-US friendship.