President impressed with Shenzhen economic development
On his visit to Shenzhen during the World Expo the president of the Republic of Congo Denis Sassou-Nguesso has high regards of the city of Shenzhen. Stating that the development that Shenzhen went through the past 30 years is a good example and will provide ideas for African Countries.
Sassou-Nguesso said that Shenzhen have greatly changed in 30 years, the development and growth was a proof of wisdom that its Chinese leaders had when it came to open itself up to reform. Sassou-Nguesso recalled a talk he had with Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, Deng said to him that by the year 2025 China would place fourth or fifth in the world’s economy if the country will continue its opening up policy. But in recent news China achieved the number 2 position in the year 2010.
From a small town to a bustling metropolis high in urban design, economy and social development, Shenzhen will attain more success on it road to reform and will be more prosperous in the coming years.