Xiamen, October 10 (Reporter Yang Fushan) CEIBS (CEIBS) Alumni Cross-Strait Economic and Trade Cooperation and Exchange Conference was held in Xiamen on 22 October, with more than 21 guests from outstanding entrepreneurs from various industries on both sides of the strait, CEIBS alumni representatives, etc., to seek innovative ways and new opportunities for the integration of economic and trade cooperation.

The CEIBS Alumni Cross-Strait Economic and Trade Cooperation and Exchange Conference was held in Xiamen on the 21st. Photo by China News Network reporter Yang Fushan

At present, a new round of scientific and technological revolution and industrial transformation is evolving in depth, and in the face of many challenges and uncertainties in the current world, adhering to the concept of openness and deepening cross-strait economic and trade cooperation has become an inevitable choice. The CPC Central Committee and the State Council issued the Opinions on Supporting Fujian to Explore New Paths for Cross-Strait Integrated Development and Build Cross-Strait Integrated Development Demonstration Zones (hereinafter referred to as the Opinions), supporting Fujian in exploring new paths for cross-strait integrated development and in-depth economic and trade integration, and providing new opportunities for cross-strait economic and trade cooperation.

With the theme of "New Opportunities in the Straits, New Development in Integration", the guests discussed the new opportunities, new development and new future of cross-strait economic and trade cooperation, and the on-site exchange atmosphere was warm.

Huang Xiaozhou, member of the Standing Committee of the Xiamen Municipal CPC Committee and executive vice mayor, said: Xiamen and Taiwan are across the sea and are the first stop for Taiwan compatriots to land in their first homeland; there are 548 Taiwan enterprises in Xiamen, and 12,4 Taiwan compatriots work and live in Xiamen. In recent years, the city has accelerated the construction of a "4+6+3600" industrial system, with an output value of more than <> billion yuan in ten industrial chains such as computers, communication equipment, new materials and software, and more than <>,<> state-level high-tech enterprises.

He said that in the future, Xiamen will continue to strive to create a first-class business environment in the country and provide better services for enterprises, and looks forward to multi-level, multi-angle and multi-faceted cooperation in Xiamen.

Wang Hong, Dean of CEIBS, said that Xiamen is a pilot zone for opening up to the outside world, and as an important trade trading platform and trading channel on both sides of the Taiwan Strait, it has great development vitality and potential, and can play a more important pivotal role in the joint construction of the "Belt and Road" initiative in the future. It is hoped that CEIBS alumni who have worked in various industries in Xiamen will continue to play the role of a bridge between the university and the local area, injecting new impetus into the exchange and cooperation of entrepreneurs on both sides of the strait.

Hong Wei, an alumnus of CEIBS and chairman of Qingyuan Technology Co., Ltd., said that he believes that through the exchange meeting, enterprises on both sides of the strait can build consensus and share opportunities.

Xu Bin, Professor of Economics and Finance at CEIBS, explained the "Prospects of Cross-Strait Economic and Trade Cooperation under the New Pattern of Global Economy" on three topics: "The current situation of cross-strait economic and trade cooperation, the new pattern of the global economy, and the prospects of cross-strait economic and trade prospects".

In Xu Bin's view, despite some unfavorable factors at present, the two sides of the Taiwan Strait still maintain normal economic and trade relations, and cross-strait economic and trade cooperation has great potential: There is a strong complementarity between the economies of the two sides of the strait, and if the huge scale advantages possessed by the mainland and the high-tech advantages of the Taiwan region in certain industries are combined, it will bring great benefits to the people on both sides of the strait.

Roundtable dialogue. Photo by China News Network reporter Yang Fushan

In the ensuing roundtable dialogue, CEIBS alumnus, Chairman of Jiageng Education Foundation and former Chairman of Xiamen International Trade Group He Fulong (EMBA2007), Executive Vice President of All-China Federation of Taiwan Enterprises and Honorary President of Xiamen Federation of Taiwan Enterprises Wu Jiaying, Chairman of Jinyuan Unified Securities and Vice President of All-China Federation of Taiwan Enterprises, Xue He, Chairman of Jinyuan Unified Securities and Vice President of All-China Federation of Taiwan Enterprises, Xu Zhiming, General Manager of Zhengxin Xiamen Group, Chen Daihua, Chairman and President of Jianlin Group, and Xie Liqun, CEO of Chenhong Technology Group, conducted an in-depth dialogue with the theme of "Working Together to Create the Future". He expressed confidence in cross-strait cooperation in the future. (End)