The website has been created with the financial assistance

of the Federal Agency for Press and Mass Communications

of the Russian Federation

Make Infoshos my homepageContact usAdd to FavoritesHome
 
Member States:
19:38Astana
19:38Bishkek
19:08Delhi
21:38Beijing
17:38Moscow
18:38Islamabad
18:38Dushanbe
18:38Tashkent
Observer States:
18:08Tehran
16:38Minsk
21:38Ulan-Bator
18:08Kabul
::
18:08Yerevan
19:08Katmandu
16:38Ankara
20:38Phnom Penh
19:08Sri Dzhayavardenepura Kotte
Russia's Presidency in SCO SCO Secretariat SCO Business Council The Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure Of SCO SCO Interbank Consortium Expocenter
Euro-Asia Economic Forum to open in Xi'an
26.07.2017 11:55

BEIJING, July 25 (CCTV.com) --The press conference of 2017 the Euro-Asia Economic Forum was held in Beijing on July 21, 2017 to unveil progress of the upcoming event.

The biennial Euro-Asia Economic Forum started in 2005 and has already been held six times. It is an economic cooperative organism for the Shanghai Cooperation Organization ( SCO ) and a platform to coordinate with One Belt One Road Initiatives (B&R), according to Chen Yuan, honorary president of organizing committee of the 2017 Euro-Asia Economic Forum and vice chairman of the CPPCC National Committee.

Jointly Building the Belt and Road: Synergizing Development Strategies is the theme of the forum, to enhance dialogue among the elites of politics, business, and academic community, while exploring the potential of Euro-Asia market, boost regional investments and consumption, encourage more cultural and people-to-people exchange.

Since publication of an action plan on the B&R Vision and proposed actions outlined on jointly building Silk Road Economic Belt and 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road in March 2015, the Euro-Asia Economic Forum has been considered a crucial platform to promote the B&R initiative.

According to President Xi Jinping's keynote speech at the opening of Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation this year, the B&R should be a road for peace, prosperity, opening up, innovation and to connect different civilizations. Xian, as the start point of the ancient silk road and the permanent site to hold Euro-Asia Economic Forum, passes on the silk road spirit of cooperation, inclusiveness, mutual learning and mutual benefits.

Experts from nearly a hundred countries and areas have addressed claims and discussed regional affairs and also achieving multiple operable outcomes in various fields including financial cooperation, energy development, cutting-edge technology, cultural preservation, talent training, tourism and eco-environment protection that serve a key role for B&R construction.

This years forum will start a fair for investment and trade along with the Expo, all together, combines meeting discussions, commodity exhibitions, and investment talks, addressing the forums role in boosting economies according to Wei Zengjun, deputy director of the organizing committee and vice-governor of Shaanxi Province.

The forum will be held on September 21-23 in Xian. Xian hopes to serve the national strategy of Belt and Road initiatives and offer good opportunities to boost development of the northwest inland city, said Li Yuan, vice mayor of Xian. The forum will usher in the vigor, charm, and potential of the old city, presenting a new image of modern and international Xian.

  • Add Comment
  • Print

Leave a comment

*
*
*
 

More

The SCO countries have demonstrated a high level of solidarity in the fight against the pandemic, said Secretary-General of SCO
21.05.2020 13:46
SCO Secretary-General's telephone conversation with the Foreign Minister of Tajikistan
21.05.2020 13:42
The Astana Times: SCO Member States Stand for Collective Efforts in Fight Against Pandemic
18.05.2020 15:15
Press release on the meeting of SCO foreign ministers via video conference
18.05.2020 15:09
SCO Secretary-General takes part in a video conference of SCO foreign ministers
18.05.2020 15:03
Interview with the SCO Secretary-General Multilateral cooperation in healthcare and sanitary and epidemiological well-being in the SCO countries is m
13.05.2020 13:48
The SCO Secretariat has prepared a video message expressing gratitude to all doctors and medical personnel
13.05.2020 13:30
TASS: SCO Secretary-General: The Great Victory predetermined the worlds future
13.05.2020 11:45
Vladimir Norov: Solidarity, cooperation are the only right choices. Article by SCO Secretary-General for China Daily
23.04.2020 18:00
Vladimir Norov: Collective efforts needed to fight coronavirus
21.04.2020 09:49

Comments(0)

.