|Consul General Meets Derbyshire Council Chairman|
Consul General Li Yongsheng was invited to visit Derbyshire on June 29, 2016. He met with Derbyshire Council Chairman Steve Freeborn, Chief Executive Officer Ian Stephenson and attended introductions of Derbyshire and Anhui province,China before MOU signing.
In his speech, Consul General Li commented on the similarity and complementarity between Derbyshire and Anhui. He thanked British Consulate General in Shanghai for bridging the two places and pledged support to friendly exchanges and cooperation between them.
After fruitful talks which led to concensus on areas of initial cooperation, Derbyshire and Anhui signed the letter of intent on the establishment of sister relationship.