WA and China News-in-Pics

Mayor Ed Murray and Seattle International Leadership Mission in Shenzhen and Hangzhou, China (May 9-13, 2016)

Mayor Murray and Ma Xingrui




<-- Seattle Mayor Ed Murray meeting with Ma Xingrui, Communist Party chief of Shenzhen. (Image source: Washington State China Relations Council.)



Shenzhen Seattle signing




UW Vice President Randy Hodgkins, BGI Chairman Huanming Yang and WSU Vice President Asif Chaudhry after both universities signed agreements with BGI. (Image source: Washington State China Relations Council.) -->



Murray and Wang Shi




<-- Mayor Murray chatting with Chairman Wang Shi of Vanke, right. (Image source: Washington State China Relations Council.)



Murry and Zhang Hongming




Mayor Murray meeting with Mayor Zhang Hongming of Hangzhou (Image source: hz hoolo tv screenshot.) -->



Murray and Zhang shake hands




<-- Mayor Murray and Mayor Zhang shaking hands after signing MOU of friendship and cooperation between Hangzhou and Seattle. (Image source: hz hoolo tv screenshot.)



Amazon and Hangzhou




Amazon China and City of Hangzhou representatives shaking hands after signing MOU on ecommerce. (Image source: hz hoolo tv screenshot.) -->



Murry and Zhang exchange gifts





<-- Mayor Murray and Mayor Zhang exchange gifts after meeting. (Image source: Washington State China Relations Council.)



Jim Young




Jim Young, vice chair of the Washington State China Relations Council, speaking at "Hangzhou Meets Seattle" event. (Image source: Washington State China Relations Council.) -->



Murray, Chang, Liu




<-- Mayor Murray with Richard Chang, senior vice president-Asia for Costco Wholesale, left, and Sean Liu, president of UW Alumni Shanghai chapter, right. (Image source: Washington State China Relations Council.)






(For more information on major events in Washington state-China relations, go to WA China Chronicle.)