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Wang Xiaodong meets with chairman of Corning Inc.

Source: hubei.gov.cn 04/03/2019 05:04:55

On April 2, Hubei Provincial Governor Wang Xiaodong met with Wendell P. Weeks, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Corning Inc., in Wuhan, capital of central China’s Hubei Province.

Wang Xiaodong welcomed the delegation headed by Wendell P. Weeks, and stated that Hubei’s strategic importance in China had become increasingly prominent during the development of the Belt and Road Initiative and the construction of the Yangtze Economic Belt.

He added that the friendly relationship between both sides could start a new path to deepen cooperation in the fields of optical communication and environmental technology, etc. Hubei would further lower market entry barriers in accordance with China’s new Foreign Investment Law, so as to provide an international business environment for foreign capitals in Hubei.

Wendell P. Weeks extended his appreciation for Hubei’s strong support for Corning’s development. He highlighted that Corning would further expand cooperation areas and enhance the level of cooperation with Hubei Province, seeking for mutual benefits and win-win development.

(hubei.gov.cn by Zhang Yawei)