（中外新闻社 中外新闻网记者 韦燕 吴荣林 刘登臣）应亚美尼亚驻华大使谢尔盖阁下(H.E.Mr.Sergey Manassarian)邀请，中外新闻社“一带一路”采访团队10月20日下午在深圳希尔顿酒店出席中国-亚美尼亚企业项目对接会。亚美尼亚国家经济部部长瓦罕•科罗比扬（Mr.Vahan Kerobyan）、亚美尼亚驻华大使谢尔盖阁下(H.E.Mr.Sergey Manassarian)、亚美尼亚驻华经济参赞卡扎良-科尔伦（Mr.Ghazaryan Koryun）及30多家亚美尼亚企业家、中国企业家等进行中国-亚美尼亚企业项目对接。中外新闻社总裁韦燕、中外新闻社社长吴荣林、中外新闻社执行社长刘登臣、中国民营经济国际合作商会副会长刘海康等出席活动。会议由亚美尼亚商会主办。
At the invitation of Ambassador of Armenia to China H.E. Mr. Sergey Manassarian, Home and Abroad News Press “Belt and Road” journalist delegation attended the Armenia-China Business Forum at Shenzhen Hilton Hotel in the afternoon of October 20th. Minister of Economy of Armenia Mr. Vahan Kerobyan, Ambassador of Armenia to China H.E. Mr. Sergey Manassarian, Economic and Trade Attaché of Armenian Embassy in China Koryun Ghazaryan, and more than 30 Armenian entrepreneurs and Chinese entrepreneurs attended the forum. President of Home and Abroad News Press Mrs. Wei Yan, Executive Director Mr. Johnny Wu, Deputy Director Mr. Liu Denchen, Vice President of China Chamber of Private Economy International Cooperation (CCPEIC) Mr. Liu Haikang and other business leaders attended the event as well. The conference was organized by Mantashyants Entrepreneurs Union.
More than 20 Armenian entrepreneurs came to Beijing with Minister of Economy of Armenia Mr. Vahan Kerobyan to attend the Third "Belt and Road" Forum for International Cooperation. In order to promote economic and trade cooperation between Chinese private enterprises and Armenia, Mantashyants Entrepreneurs Union chose Shenzhen to hold a promotion event on Armenia's economic cooperation to further promote China and Armenia's economic cooperation by introducing Armenia's country profile, investment environment and potential cooperation fields in Central Asia to Chinese entrepreneurs, and to invite them to go to Armenia for business tours and investments. The Armenian government has formulated an economic development plan and a set of action programs to promote economic exports, hoping to drive Armenia's high-quality products to enter the Chinese market.
Armenia has existing investment projects in the following areas: infrastructure development (including highways); mining and natural resources development (including gemstones); renewable energy; agriculture; healthcare (including hospitals, medical centers); real estate (including shopping centers, hotels, spring resorts, construction of new districts) and such.
Minister Kerobyan said in his speech that the development of economic and trade cooperation with China is one of the priority directions of Armenia's foreign trade, and that there is a huge potential for economic and trade cooperation between the two countries, and that Armenia welcomes Chinese enterprises to come to Armenia to participate in infrastructure construction, metallurgical enterprise renovation, and the assembly of electric vehicles, etc., and that Armenia is willing to provide a favorable business environment to Chinese enterprises.
Economic and Trade Attaché of Armenian Embassy in China Koryun Ghazaryan expressed that Armenia is now opening a new chapter of high-quality development, and he hoped that the participating Chinese business associations and enterprises will seize the opportunity to find out mutual projects and reach cooperation.
At the forum, Armenian entrepreneurs went up to the stage to promote their enterprises and products, and Vice President of China Chamber of Private Economic International Cooperation (CCPEIC) Mr. Liu Haikang specially introduced the CCPEIC and its projected projects in Armenia. China has become the second largest trading partner of Armenia, and Chinese enterprises have completed a number of contracted projects in Armenia, and the construction quality has been praised by the Armenian side, which fully demonstrated the excellent technology and quality control of Chinese engineers and technicians.
Armenian business delegation visiting Shenzhen also marks the official start of the friendly cooperation between Shenzhen city and the Mantashyants Entrepreneurs Union to enhance the Chinese enterprises’ understanding about Armenia and help more Armenian brands to enter China with a reliable platform and a strong foundation.