On December 6, 2017, a delegation led by the newly appointed consul-general of the Consulate-general of Italy in Chongqing Ni Fei met with the Director of the Chengdu Municipal Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office Jiang Bin.
Jiang Bin congratulated Consul-general Ni Fei for the new posting, and indicated that Chengdu Municipal Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office will continue providing support and conveniences to the Italian Consulate-general for its work in Chengdu, adding the hope that the Consul-general could actively publicize Chengdu in Italy and the anticipation that the two sides could continue deepening partnership and exchanges in fields such as logistics, economy, trade, industry, culture and education.
Consul-general Ni Fei thanked the CDFAO for the tremendous assistances provided to the Italian Consulate-general, and stated the desire that the two sides could strengthen pragmatic cooperation in areas like science and technology, innovation, non-stop flight and education. The two parties also exchanged opinions regarding agendas such as collaborations on the Chengdu-Europe Cultural Season, Chengdu Global Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair and Western China International Fair, as well as construction in Tianfu New Area.
Relevant staffs from the CDFAO's Department of Consular Service and External Affairs and Department of North America and Oceania also attended the meeting.