President Hu Jintao Thanks Committee for their Work on Sino-US Cooperation
During the 14th Sino-US Science and Technology Cooperation Joint Committee, President Hu Jintao made a congratulatory letter that expressed his heartfelt thanks to the joint committee in committing to the Sino-US scientific and technological cooperation and technology workers in contributing to promote the development of Sino-US relations.
President Hu also said in his letter that in today’s world there are advances in technology and science more than at any time in history that have made an impact on the country’s economic development, people’s welfare and social progress. China and the US have recognized that technology and agreed to be most active in the economic and social development, which is also considered as revolutionary and has great importance to technological innovation.
Cooperation in the scientific and technological innovations has long been an important force in the development of Sino-US relations. The exchange with both countries is in line with the spirit of equality, mutual benefits and winning cooperation. This will also help in the speeding up of development in the science and technology of the two countries as well as promote world scientific and technological progress that will ultimately benefit humanity.
The cooperation between China and the US will bear more ground for building respect and partnership. In accordance with the agreement, the Sino-US intergovernmental bodies will meet once every two years alternating between both countries.