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Mexican businessmen and Governor of Yucatan travel to China

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Economy
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By Miguel Sangineto
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The visit of the Governor of the State of Yucatan, Rolando Zapata Bello, will attend the fair for SMEs and to establish relations with the Hong Kong Science Park

Mexico will attend the 11th China International Small and Medium Enterprises Fair (Cismef) 2014 to be held in October in Guangzhou province, an event which was invited by the Governor of the State of Yucatan, -located in the south east of the country- Rolando Zapata Bello as a result of the momentum that has been given to this sector in the Yucatan Peninsula.

During his recent working visit to the state, President of the National Institute of Entrepreneurship (Inadem), Enrique Jacob Rocha, made ​​a formal invitation to the president to attend the forum, which will take part in 100 Mexican companies, among which 14 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the state of Yucatan.

In accepting the invitation from Jacob Rocha, the Governor said the Cismef represents the enabling framework for negotiations with Chinese entrepreneurs, which can be made adequate and targeted promotion of Yucatán in that nation.

He said the trip will allow project a window of opportunity to serve as a magnet for foreign investors and require the establishment of companies in the Asian giant in the state, so it will be possible to trigger the creation of jobs for the benefit of the Yucatan and their families .

The presence in the country, he said, will respond to the proposal of the President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, who was in the region in June 2013 At that time, the first Asian president expressed interest in establishing closer relations with Mexico, and particularly with the state of Yucatán.

He noted that from this the Chinese Embassy in Mexico resumed immediately intend to make the return visit, proposing that partnerships between Yucatan and the country in Asia to give Anhui Province.

Under the trip a cooperation agreement between the State Government and the region, document that already has the ruling justifying the Mexican Foreign Ministry signed.

The official visit by the Governor of Yucatan Rolando Zapata Bello also serve to establish links and relationships with the Hong Kong Science Park, this as part of the agenda that the holder of the Yucatan Executive remain in the land.

Also develop activities are aimed at promoting investment and generate a greater flow of tourists between the two countries as well as the commercial and cultural exchange between regions.

traslation: Belén Zapata