Qingdao and Miami Dade County Establish Friendly Cooperative Relations

According to Qingdao China, From the 20th to the 21st, Carlos Guimenes, the county governor of Miami, Florida led a government delegation to visit Qingdao City. Yesterday morning, the signing ceremony of the cooperation project between Qingdao City and Miami Dade County was held at the Seaview Garden Hotel. Both sides signed a letter of intent to establish a friendly and cooperative relationship.

According to the letter of intent, the two sides will carry out various forms of exchanges and cooperation in the fields of government, economic and trade investment, ports, aviation, education, tourism, humanities and other areas of common interest based on the principle of equality and mutual benefit to promote common prosperity and development.

At the ceremony, the Municipal Bureau of Commerce signed a memorandum of understanding on economic partnership with the Miami Dade Lighthouse Committee to promote cooperation in financial services, creative design, international business and logistics, the City Tourism Commission signed a tourism friendly cooperation with the Miami Convention, Exhibition and Tourism Bureau. The agreement promotes the flow of tourists from both places and promotes the common prosperity of tourism in the two places: Qingdao International Airport Group Co., Ltd. And Miami International Airport have signed a memorandum of cooperation.

Miami Dade County is an important financial center in the United States.  The financial industry, commerce, and shipping industry are developed. Since the city of Qingdao and Miami became sister cities in August 2005, the city government and economic and trade delegation have visited Miami and conducted fruitful cooperation in the areas of economy, trade, ports, education, humanities and other fields for many years.