On Jan. 20th, She Chunming, Director of the Department of Commerce of Shandong Province, met with Hao Liancai, President of Bank of China Stockholm Branch and his party in Jinan. The two sides conducted in-depth communication and discussion on strengthening the cooperation in the areas of economy & trade, talents and others between Shandong province and Nordic countries. She Chunming said, “Northern Europe is an important region to implement the strategy of “Belt and Road”. Shandong province and Nordic countries have strong complementarities in industry, market and talents.” He hoped that Bank of China Stockholm Branch will give play to the advantages of capital, channel and customer, strengthen the bilateral cooperation of mechanism, build matchmaking platform, implement precise contacts, and pay more attention to assist numerous SMEs of Shandong province and hidden industrial champions in Northern Europe to achieve comprehensive cooperation in technology, brand and talents while deepening cooperation with Nordic well-known multinational corporations. Hao Liancai introduced economic profiles and industrial advantages of Nordic countries and business development of Bank of China in Northern Europe. He expressed his aspirations and assumption to cooperate with the Department of Commerce of Shandong Province and better serve cooperation of economic and trade and talents between Shandong province and Northern Europe. Shi Guangliang, Deputy Director of the Department of Commerce of Shandong Province, and Qin Ruiming, senior account manager of Bank of China Shandong branch, attended the talks.