|Ask for China Entrepreneurs to Cooperate in Energy Sector in Shanghai: President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono asked China entrepreneurs to cooperate in developing energy and mining, when he opened Indonesian – China Energy Forum (ICEF) II, in convention hall of Xi Jiao State Guest House, Shanghai, Saturday (28/10) morning.
“We are very glad to see China now who is not only interested in energy sector but also in mining and mineral. Indonesian is gifted with mineral and mining sources. I hope that China companies wish to invest in the sectors,” said President.
Attending the event of ICEF II opening were Vice Prime Minister of China Huang Zu and entrepreneurs of Indonesian and China. ICEF II constituting the following-up of the ICEF I held in Bali, was titled “Revitalizing The Mutual Cooperation in The Energy Sector” which was focused into the cooperation increase for the development of oil, gas, coal, power generator and green energy (bio fuel) between Indonesia and China.
President SBY said that, for the two countries, energy security is a key of success and prosperity. After giving message, President and Huang Zu witnessed a signing of cooperation agreement between Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Purnomo Yusgihantoro and Head of National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) RRC.
Meanwhile, in the same place, President SBY gave his short time to make one on one meeting with China entrepreneurs, among others, Head of China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), Petrochina, PT. Sumber Gas Sakti Prima, and PT. Bayan Resources. The meeting took about one hour time.
Then President SBY went back to his inn in Hong Qiao State Guest House to get ready visiting Shanghai Pudong City Heat Energy. The location is a modern rubbish management that can be directly made as power energy.
source : Department of Industry Republic of Indonesia
Issued on January 10, 2007