Ying Yong Meets Prime Minister of Norway

Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong met with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg and her delegation on April 8, 2017.

Mayor Ying Yong said Norway enjoys unique advantages in developing an open economy and shipping industry. Shanghai would like to, under the overall framework of cooperation between China and Norway, deepen its economic, trade, shipping, cultural and educational cooperation with Norway and boost cooperation and exchange with its sister city Oslo, contributing to advancing the friendly relations between the two countries.

Prime Minister Erna Solbergsaid Norway and China have achieved normalization of their relations and she wished to see further cooperation in areas including environment, science& technology andeducation. Norway and Shanghai are both faced with challenges in urban transport, care for the elderly and other areas and potential is great for cooperation between the two in commerce and shipping. She hoped the two sides will promote mutual understanding and win-win cooperation.