On February 15, Chen Jie, director general of Guangzhou Municipal Commission of Commerce (GMCC), met with Yi Wenjie, vice president of JD.COM, and his fellows. Both sides had a conversation about the execution of the Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement signed between the municipal government of Guangzhou and JD.COM in 2015. Representatives from JD.COM made a report on the development of the company in Guangzhou and the next-step plan for business expansion. Chen Jie required GMCC to take a lead to make coordination and provide related services for the development of the company in Guangzhou and lay the emphasis on enhancing in-depth cooperation with the company in cross-border e-business, rural e-business, specialized markets, modern logistics and administrative services. Other attendees to the meeting also included Lin Guoqiang, deputy director general of GMCC, and officials in charge of the Office and the Division of E-Business and Logistics of GMCC.
Source: Translated from Invest Guangzhou, February 15, 2017