The establishing meeting of Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce and the first council meeting was held in Taihang State Guesthouse of Shijiazhuang on 27th Feb., 2017. Wang Xiaoping, deputy director of Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of The State Council, Cao Suhua, vice chairman of the Political Consultative Conference of Hebei Province, and more than 100 members from 15 countries and regions including USA, France, Australia and Hong Kong etc. attended the meeting. Entrusted by the meeting, Liu Ruiling, the chairman of Yibo Foundation Group, presided over the meeting.
Charter of Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce and its emblem were examined and approved at the meeting. Moreover, the president, vice president, secretary general, council and other organizations and bodies were elected and determined during the meeting. Liu Ruiling, the chairman of Yibo Foundation Group, was elected as the executive vice president and delivered a speech.
Chairman Liu Ruiling expressed that Yibo Foundation Group, as a well known enterprise in North China, have been long concerning about and supporting the development of Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce, and its establishment was a significant and good event for overseas Chinese enterprises of Hebei, and would provide a platform for the development, friendship, cooperation of overseas Chinese enterprises in our province. Finally, Liu Ruiling said Yibo Foundation Group shall further integrate resources, actively promote the overseas Chinese enterprises in our province to be stronger, and make more contributions to the economic and social development of Hebei Province
Wang Xiaoping, deputy director of Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of The State Council, stated that the establishment of Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce brought together numbers of Chinese business entrepreneurs and overseas Chinese experts with international vision and global network, new and high technology, advanced managerial experience, innovation and entrepreneurship enthusiasm, and formed an important overseas Chinese affairs resource and strength to promote the economic and social development of Hebei Province. She expected that Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce should, taking providing services as the foremost, build the chamber of commerce to be a warm home for each member.
Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit social organization sponsored by representatives of overseas Chinese businessmen from Hebei Province, and consists of overseas Chinese, returned overseas Chinese and their relatives, and Hong Kong and Macao compatriots who started business in or intended to invest in Hebei Province.
The fact that Yibo Foundation Group was elected as the vice president unit fully reflects that the Group attaches great importance to the development of overseas Chinese business, and is the true portrayal of Group’s core values of Mutualism•Sharing•Co-prosperity. The join-in of Yibo shall have an important impact on the acceleration of development of Hebei Overseas Chinese Chamber of Commerce, industrial structure transformation and upgrading, sustainable economic development, and stimulation of social employment.