The Consul General of Israel in Shanghai met Zhejiang Provincial Governor
August 16, 2017

On August 15, 2017, Dr. Eyal Propper, Consul General of Israel in Shanghai, visited Mr. Yuan Jiajun, Vice Secretary of the CPC Zhejiang Provincial Committee and Governor.

On August 15, 2017, Dr. Eyal Propper, Consul General of Israel in Shanghai, visited Mr. Yuan Jiajun, Vice Secretary of the CPC Zhejiang Provincial Committee and Governor.

Mr. Yuan welcomed the visit of the Consul General. He said that Zhejiang Province always attached great importance to bilateral exchanges and cooperation with Israel. Israel is famous for strong technological innovation and advanced industrialization while Zhejiang had a characteristics foundation in Internet, large data, artificial intelligence industries which developed rapidly. For the purpose of accelerating the cultivation of eight-trillion industries, promoting the upgrades of traditional industries and energy conversion, I wanted to deepen cooperation with Israel on the existing basis. Furthermore, several win-win projects in the intelligent manufacturing, clean energy, medicine and health areas would be introduced in Zhejiang. I was looking forward to seeing more all-round cooperation in science and technology, Culture and other fields to achieve mutual benefits.

Dr. Eyal Propper also expressed his strong desire to promote cooperation between Israel and Zhejiang. He said that he would do his best to strengthen bilateral cooperation in scientific and technological innovation, green energy and higher education fields. This year was the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Israel. He hoped that two sides could work closely together to bring more Israeli projects and technical cooperation to Zhejiang Province.