On January 9, Hu Xiaodong, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Lucheng District Committee and Acting Mayor of the Lucheng District Government met with a delegation of the Kozani City of Greece led by Mayor Eleftherios Joanidis, and signed a letter of intent with the delegation for the establishment of bilateral friendly exchange relations.
The Kozani delegation hoped that the visit to Lucheng may result in close exchanges and cooperation in various fields, and deepen bilateral friendship. On behalf of Lucheng District, Hu Xiaodong extended a warm welcome to the delegation and briefed delegation members about history, culture and industrial characteristics of Lucheng District. The two sides agreed, by taking the opportunity of signing the letter of intent for the establishment of friendly exchange relations, to comprehensively strengthen exchanges and cooperation in economy and trade, culture, education and other fields, and further establish and improve a mutually beneficial and win-win cooperation mechanism, so that bilateral relations will be closer, cooperation more extensive and future even brighter.
Located in the northern Greece, Kozani is a city in the West Macedonia Region of Greece and the capital city of Kozani State. It is 120 kilometers away from Greece’s second largest city, Thessaloniki, and has a population of more than 70,000. The city is economically developed and industrially advanced with beautiful scenery. Its saffron and wine products are world-famous. In particular, its saffron is very popular among the people of Wenzhou.