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IBA organizes a public lecture on the enhanced cooperation Southeast Europe - China and the new "Silk Road"

June 23, 2015


InvestBulgaria Agency (IBA) organizes lecture on "The link between the existing format of cooperation with China 16 + 1 and the new Silk Road", which will be held on June 24, 2015, 13:00 pm in SOFIA UNIVERSITY "ST. Kliment Ohridski ", conference hall, fl. 1, north wing.


Invited guest speaker is Mr. Yuhua, Senior Economist, executive vice president of High Tech Park Shanghai Zhangjiang Co., Ltd, and vice chairman of the Shanghai Association of young intellectuals and President of the Council of foreign investment enterprises in Shanghai.


The lecture will focus on the existing format of cooperation with China 16 + 1 and the Bulgarian participation. The initiative of IBA is aimed at attracting more Chinese investments in Bulgaria and positioning our country as a kind of "gateway" to China to the EU internal market.


The format 16 + 1 is an international initiative launched in November 2013 and aims to intensify the bilateral trade and investment between China and the 16 countries of Central and Eastern Europe: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia.


Mr. Yuhua coordinate the work of the Chinese government in dealing with multinational companies, private companies and high-tech cities successfully signed contracts in the business of iron and steel, energy, transportation, health care, IT and planning, design, construction and implementation of various industrial / high-tech parks, responsible for the development and implementation of high technologies in the field of metallurgy.


Business representatives, executive authorities, NGOs, teachers and students are invited as guests at the lecture.