Monday, March 20, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is visiting Beijing, participated in the meeting with heads of the largest corporations in China.
In the message of office of the head of the government emphasized that we are talking about corporations, the annual turnover of each of which is tens of billions of dollars. Among the participants were the head of the Corporation Dalian Wanda Group, the head of Alibaba Group, head of oil and gas corporations, Al-Waha, the head of the computer company Lenovo, CEO of Baidu.
«I just met with 11 heads of large corporations of China. Some of them are already investing in Israel, and most of them will also become investors in our country. This means creating large number of jobs, enterprise development, the relationship with the major Chinese markets. It’s good for the citizens of Israel, it is good for the Israeli economy. I told them in today’s world there are some countries where concentrated technology. Not so much – the US and Israel. And Israel is open for business with China,» said Netanyahu after the working meeting.
Today, Netanyahu took part in economic business forum, organized by the commercial attachés of the Ministry of economy under the diplomatic missions of Israel in China. The forum was attended by 600 Israeli and Chinese businessmen. In the composition of the Israeli delegation arrived dozens of Israeli entrepreneurs from various industries and companies working with China or interested in entering the Chinese market such as Netafim, IDE, NaanDanJain, Bank Leumi, Bank «Hapoalim», «Tnuva». During the forum, members of the Israeli delegation will meet with their Chinese counterparts. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on Chinese businessmen to introduce Israeli technologies to enhance the quality of life in China.