GIS - 30 October, 2018: The Vice Chairman of All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce (ACFIC), Mr. Wang Yongqing paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday afternoon at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.
Mr. Wang Yongqing is leading a 15-member delegation to Mauritius. His visit follows the recent mission of Prime Minister Jugnauth to China in September 2018 where he participated in the 3rd Forum on China-Africa Cooperation Summit.
In a statement, Vice Chairman Yongqing highlighted that he had a fruitful discussion with the Prime Minister as regards investing in Mauritius and using the country as a regional headquarter for doing business in Africa. He also expressed the interests of China to cooperate with Mauritius in various sectors with a view to further strengthening bilateral and economic relations between both countries.
The ACFIC is a people’s organisation composed of China’s industrialists and businessmen, which has as amongst its objectives to build communication channels between the government and the non-public economy. The organisation has established ties with more than 400 groups, institutions, chambers of commerce and enterprises of over 100 countries and regions.
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