Boao Forum for Asia will be held tomorrow afternoon in mid-2008 the official opening of the preparatory work already in place. From Asia and the rest of the world 1600
People, including government officials, business representatives, academic experts, journalists will attend the annual meeting.
This year’s conference theme: Green Asia, in the transformation to achieve win-win situation . Tomorrow, delegates will discuss the following topics: Energy: the cooperation of governments and enterprises, telecommunications sustained growth and sustainable development, financial reform and innovation, from the corporate social responsibility to the responsible investment. Sun will discuss such topics as climate change, the establishment of a more open trading system, the global competitiveness of Asian societies and the Internet’s future.
Tomorrow afternoon, Chinese President Hu Jintao will work together from five continents, visiting 10 countries of the leaders of the 2008 opening of the Boao Forum for Asia Conference . During the meeting the leaders of 10 countries of the brilliant speech will be published, followed by President Hu will reiterate the Chinese government’s consistent support for the forum and delivered a keynote speech. During the business representatives Volvo CEO Leif, “Johnson, SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won, and Evonik Degussa Co., Ltd., chairman of the British division will make a thank Mr Kay.
Japanese Environment Minister Ichiro Kamoshita, Singapore, the Chief Minister of Trade and Industry Li Yixian, China’s Minister of Commerce Chen Deming, the China Banking Regulatory Commission Chairman Liu Mingkang, etc. are ministerial-level officials will attend and participate in the discussion chapter. Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang and Macao Chief Executive Edmund Ho Hau Wah will also be present, Chief Executive Donald Tsang will attend the luncheon theme, “Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s sustained development” and made a keynote speech.
Nobel Prize winner in 2007, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Pachauri Chairman of the Committee of Experts will be in the “Climate Change: Changing our lives, change our economy,” the keynote speech and participate in discussions; 2007 Nobel laureate in economics, Professor Maskin Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton will take part in Sunday lunch will be “sub-prime crisis and its impact on the world economy.” The two economists will also be in the news during the year between the Peacock Room of a group interviews. Director of Goldman Sachs economist Fred Hu, China Housing and Urban and Rural Construction Chen Huai, director of the Center for Policy Studies, Fan Gang, director of National Economic Research Institute, also will participate in the discussion of the various chapters, with participants to share their Asia and the world economic situation and its its trend of development thinking.
This year’s meeting was organized innovation. At 11, afternoon and evening round-table organized by youth leaders and Real Estate Forum, Phoenix Satellite TV crew will have the participation of these two branches will be produced into a television program in Phoenix Satellite TV broadcast. In line with the reform and opening up 30 anniversary of the Sunday morning forum, the thirtieth anniversary of China’s reform and opening up, the round table and invite the Ministers of China and the world’s top 500, China 500 have the dialogue, chairman and CEO, summed up in three decades of reform and opening up experience and lessons for China’s future development to make some for reference motion. The branch will cooperate with the China Central Television dialogue and columns, all content will be a dialogue at the central station for broadcast.
In addition, the annual meeting will maintain the tradition and continue to launch charitable fund-raising activities. The General Assembly will continue to come from poverty-stricken areas and ethnic minority areas, academic excellence to provide financial support for the children. Red Cross Society of China, Ambassador Jet Li One Foundation Project sponsor as a special guest to join the day’s press conference and introduced the One Foundation and the Boao Forum for Asia in the charitable aspects of vision.
Government officials in attendance this year, 250 people about 750 business people are about 680 or so journalists, experts and scholars such as 50 people.
Attend the annual meeting of the foreign heads of state and government leaders including: Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, President of the Republic of Chile Michelle, “Bachelet, Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim,” Masimov, Mongolian President Nambaryn “En Heba Yar, Pakistani President Pervez “Musharraf, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad of Qatar” this “Jassim” this “Jabr,” Al-Thani, Sri Lankan President Mahinda “Rajapakse, Prime Minister of Sweden Frederick “Reinfeldt, Tanzanian President Jakaya” Mrisho, “Kikwete and Tonga, King George,” Tupou V.
The annual meeting has more than 30 Fortune 500 business leaders attended the 08 annual meeting, such as the Volvo chief executive officer, India, Tata Teleservices chief executive officer, Deloitte & Touche’s new CEO, Royal Philips Electronics Group chairman, vice chairman of Toyota, UBS vice chairman, vice chairman of South Korea’s Samsung and so on. Strength of Chinese state-owned enterprises and private enterprises to actively participate in the annual meeting, including China National Offshore Oil CEO, China Mobile Communications Corporation, Chairman of China Industrial and Commercial Bank of China chairman and chairman of CITIC Group, COSCO, and China Railway Engineering Corporation Group Chairman Co., Ltd. and so on.
This year, the Boao Forum for Asia to continue to strengthen co-operation with foreign mainstream media, respectively, and Time magazine, Bloomberg News, BBC
World, Asian Wall Street Journal and other international media partners to form the mainstream media, they are in Europe, the Americas and Asia for the Forum extensive overseas promotion, and assignment of senior journalists and editors went to Boao involved in reporting. Domestic media, the new Fortune magazine, Fortune Times, Phoenix Satellite TV, Tencent network to become the annual media partners, they are the backbone of journalists assigned to conduct an extensive publicity and annual reporting.
To participate in the foreign media have reported the Associated Press, Reuters, AP Global TV, the U.S. Business Week, The Washington Post, Financial Times, Economist, Japan’s Yomiuri Shimbun, Japan’s Asahi Shimbun, NHK, France, echo reported that Hong Kong Asia Television, Phoenix Satellite Television, Wen Wei Po. China Central Television, Central People’s Broadcasting Station, China Radio International, the opening of the General Assembly tomorrow to do live. Xinhua News Agency, CNS, People’s Daily, China Daily and other central media have sent reporters to the meeting. Forum’s official website to do throughout the conference webcast. ( Source: Boao Forum for Asia Network )