Municipal leaders met with the government delegation from Alameda

On the afternoon of September 26, Cai Yeming, Mayor of Jiangyin, met with Patricia Spencer, Mayor of Alameda, the USA, and Ms. Li Cuiying, elite originated from Jiangyin and former Chairman of Association for Friendship with Alameda, in the office building of Jiangyin. Both sides launched friendly exchanges on the development of the two countries and reached consensus on further strengthening ties and promoting friendship. Deputy Mayor Xu Cheng was present at the meeting.


Cai Yeming introduced the basic situation of Jiangyin economic and social construction to the Alameda government delegation. He said that Jiangyin and Alameda had a 10-year friendship and hoped to continue the profound and friendly exchanges and cooperation in science and technology innovation education, culture, health, social and other aspects between the two sides, and make use of complementary advantages to promote common progress. Patricia Spencer said that Jiangyin was the earliest established friendly relations with Alameda; Alameda cherished this friendship, and hoped that this friendship could continue and deepen and promote both mutual support and win-win development.


It’s understood that, as early as 2004, Jiangyin and Alameda became attached, and formally established sister city relations in 2008. From 2008, Alameda set every October 1 as "China Jangyin Day ".