On the morning of December 10th, Vice Governor Ren Arong met with Marc Pierre Hübsch, Luxembourg Ambassador to China in Jinan. Ren Airong welcomed Ambassador Marc Pierre Hübsch for his visit to Shandong. She said that Shandong and Luxembourg have been enjoying increasingly close exchanges and cooperation in recent years. It is hoped that the two sides will improve the inter-governmental communication mechanism on the basis of existing good foundation, promote financial cooperation to help Shandong's replacement of old growth drivers with new ones to foster the development of the top ten industries, deepen economic and trade and education exchanges, and improve tourism cooperation. Ambassador Marc Pierre Hübsch expressed his gratitude for the warm reception in Shandong. He said that Shandong's major projects of replacement of old growth drivers with new ones have provided broad cooperation opportunities for both sides and is willing to actively promote exchanges between the two governments, expand financial cooperation and enhance the level of economic, trade, education and tourism exchanges and cooperation. Ambassador Marc Pierre Hübsch made a special trip to Shandong Province after participating in the MFA-Shandong Global Presenting Event this year. Wei Huaxiang, Deputy Secretary-General of Shandong Provincial Government, Zhang Weike, Deputy Director of Shandong Provincial Department of Commerce, and other offcials of relevant departments of Shandong Province attended the meeting.