Chinese Vice Premier Arrives in Washington for Economic, Trade Consultations

Chinese Vice Premier Arrives in Washington for Economic, Trade Consultations

Xinhua

Date: Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:18 / source:Xinhua
Chinese Vice Premier Arrives in Washington for Economic, Trade Consultations
Chinese Vice Premier Arrives in Washington for Economic, Trade Consultations

(Yicai Global) May 16 -- Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy and Vice Premier Liu He arrived in Washington on Tuesday afternoon for economic and trade consultations with the U.S. side at the invitation of the U.S. government.

Liu, also a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chief of the Chinese side of the China-U.S. comprehensive economic dialogue, leads a delegation whose members come from major economic sectors of the Chinese government.

The delegation members include Governor of the People's Bank of China Yi Gang, Vice Chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission Ning Jizhe, Deputy Director of the Office of the Central Commission for Financial and Economic Affairs Liao Min, Vice Foreign Minister Zheng Zeguang, Vice Minister of Industry and Information Technology Luo Wen, Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao, Vice Minister of Agriculture and Rural Affairs Han Jun, as well as Vice Minister of Commerce and Deputy International Trade Representative Wang Shouwen.

Before the delegation's arrival, a Chinese working group arrived in the United States last week and engaged in intense consultations with the U.S. side.

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Keywords: Liu He, Yi Gang, Ning Jizhe