The Panyu National People’s Congress Standing Committee delegation led by Director Li Guanghan visited the UK in June 2018. The UK Guangdong Business Association hosted a welcoming party for the delegation on 13 June with Minister Counsellor Mr. Jin Xu – Embassy of People’s Republic of China in the UK and Madam Xu, Lord & Lady Sheikh, Councillors from the City of Westminster, Chair of Chinese Information Advice Centre, representatives from other UK based Guangdong organisations and members of our association attending. The following day, General Secretary Mrs Ping Hayward accompanied the delegation on a visit to the City of Westminster Council, where they received a warm welcome from the Deputy Lord Mayor and the Deputy Leader of the Council. During the meeting friendly exchanges of views on the development of trade and cultural cooperation took place.
Youth Summer Camp 2018 in Guangdong China
On 19 June 2018, the General Secretary was invited to attend the World Chinese Economic Summit 2018 Regional Roundtable Meeting “United Kingdom with China in ASEAN: Post Brexit” at the House of Lords.
On 21 June 2018, General Secretary was invited to attend the Guangdong-Hong Kong – UK Business Symposium jointly organised by the Department of Commerce Guangdong Province, P.R China and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council. During the meeting, on behalf of the UK Guangdong Business Association, Mrs Ping Hayward signed a Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement with the ZhuHai Chamber of Commerce of Importers & Exporters.