On the morning of August 30, Malawi President Peter Mutharika who came to China to attend the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation visited Energy China with his delegation in the company of Liu Hongyang, Ambassador of China to Malawi. Wang Jianping, Chairman of Energy China and Ding Yanzhang, General Manager of Energy China received the delegation, and both parties had friendly exchange on deepening the friendship and strengthening the cooperation.
Scene of the Meeting
Wang Jianping warmly welcomed President Peter Mutharika for his visit. He noted when he introduced Energy China that, as a Fortune Global 500 enterprise, Energy China can offer full-process services from planning, design to construction and O&M, with its businesses covering such fields as electric power, transportation, water conservancy, environmental protection and municipal engineering. He noted that Africa is an important strategic market of Energy China, and Energy China is willing to fully participate in electric and municipal infrastructure construction in Malawi, and proactively promote the initiation and implementation of various projects, thus further strengthening the friendship between China and Malawi.
President Peter Mutharika extended sincere gratitude to Energy China for the warm reception. He noted that electric power shortage is the main challenge that restricts Malawi’s economic development. The Government of Malawi hopes to strengthen the electric power construction, improve electric power production capacity, and promote the economic, social and industrial development. The Government of Malawi attaches great importance to the cooperation with Energy China, supports Energy China’s businesses in Malawi, and is willing to partner with Malawi to promote the cooperation projects as soon as possible, thus making new contributions to the friendship between the two countries and their peoples.