Meeting with Vice Chairman of NDRC on China’s Further Opening up and Foreign Investment Utilization (6 May 2017)

Thirty member companies of the European Chamber attended the meeting with Mr. Ning Jizhe, Vice Chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), on the State Council’s Notice on Several Measures on Promoting Further Openness and Active Utilization of Foreign Investment (Guofa No.5), organised by the Investment Association of China (IAC).

Mr. Liu Ren, Vice President of IAC and former Director General of International Affairs Department of NDRC, commenced this meeting by welcoming the Chamber’s members and introducing IAC.

Mr. Ning Jizhe introduced trends of China’s macro economy and emphasized the structural reform to increase the quality and efficiency of supply system and provide a growth impetus for sustainable economic development. He commented that regional development would play an essential role in future development, and interpreted the collaboration among various departments in implementing Guofa No.5 and participation of foreign invested enterprises (FIEs) in the initiative of Made in China 2025.