11 foreign experts win 2016 'Changhaishan Friendship Award'

(safea.gov.cn) Updated: 2016-10-13

11 foreign experts win 2016 'Changhaishan Friendship Award'

Sui Zhongcheng presents the "Changbaishan Friendship Award" to a foreign expert. [photo/safea.gov.cn]

The Jilin provincial government and the Changchun municipal government held a reception for foreign experts on September 27. Sui Zhongcheng, deputy governor of Jilin province, presented the “Changbaishan Friendship Award” to 11 foreign experts, and thanked them for working in Jilin and supporting and contributing to its development.

Jilin has made great progress in recent years. In the first half of 2016, its GDP increased by 6.7 percent, while the disposable personal income of urban and rural area residents increased by 6.8 and 5.3 percent respectively. Jilin is deepening its supply-side structural reform and implementing an innovation-driven development strategy.

Foreign experts have been supporting Jilin’s development by introducing advanced technology and ideas. Jilin will continue to provide a good environment and services for foreign experts’ work and businesses.