On 13 August 2020, Mr. Li Xiyong, Chairman of Shandong Energy Group(“Shandong Energy” or “the Group”)and Secretary of CPC Shandong Energy Committee, Mr. Man Shengang, General Manager of the Group, Deputy Secretary of CPC Shandong Energy Committee and Director of the Board, visited Jining. Mr. Fu Mingxian, Secretary of CPC Jining Municipal Committee, head of the Standing Committee of Jining Municipal People's Congress, Mr. Lin Hongyu, Deputy Secretary of CPC Jining Municipal Committee and Mayor of Jining, met with Li Xiyong and the team in Shengdu International Conference Center and made in-depth communication to pursue common development.
Mr. Li Xiyong introduced the strategic merger of the former Shandong Energy Group and the former Yankuang Group, as well as the strategic plans and industrial layout of the new Group. Li said, the Group will continue taking Jining as a main place for industrial investment, strengthening collaboration and exchanges with Jining and make more extensive and pragmatic cooperation in the fields of high-end manufacturing, trade and logistics, coal mining subsidence habitation and new energy and new materials to achieve outcomes that benefit the local communities and the Group.
Mr. Fu Mingxian congratulated (New) Shandong Energy Group on the strategic merger. Mr. Fu said over the years, the former Shandong Energy and the former Yankuang Group spared no effort to support the development of Jining and made important contribution to accelerating the replacement of old growth drivers with new ones, expanding and strengthening the industrial economy, and driving the opening-up of Jining to a new level. CPC Jining Municipal Committee and Jining municipal government attached great importance to the strategic cooperation with Shandong Energy, and formed a special working team to resolve difficulties and promoted all the aspects of the cooperation project in accordance with specific requirements. Mr. Fu expressed that CPC Jining Municipal Committee and the municipal government will provide strong support for Shandong Energy development in Jining with maximum sincerity and best services. He also hoped Shandong Energy to deeply participate the preparation of the 14th Five-year Plan for Jining and support replacement of old growth drivers with new ones, and both parties will establish a more comprehensive, deeper and more lasting cooperation relationship and jointly build a better future.
Mr. Man Shengang reiterated Shandong Energy’s position on supporting local communities.
Mr. Yin Mingde, the advisor to Shandong Energy and the Vice General Manager of the former Yankuang Group, Mr. Zhang Shengming, Deputy Mayor of Jining, updated progress of projects in Jining, respectively. Heads of relevant counties, urban districts and municipal departments of Jining city made speeches at the meeting.
Mr. Lin Hongyu chaired the meeting.
Mr. Chen Fengjiao, the Vice General Manager of the Former Yankuang Group, Mr. Zhang Baishun, member of Standing Committee of CPC Jining Municipal Committee, Secretary of CPC Zoucheng Committee, attended the meeting.