[本报讯]中国驻洛杉矶总领馆的代表赵尚森政治领事 、余雄侨务领事, 应凤凰城市政府邀请，参加凤凰城新任市长Greg Stanton本月3日的正式就职典礼。于早一天一月二日晚上邀请亚省华总顾问吴亮祖先生共进晚餐会议，商讨美国，亚省，凤凰城政府结构，政治形势，社区情况等，交换了贯澈看法和深刻的思想，探讨加强中美两国政府多方面交流的有效方式，充实美国政坛主策人物对中国的理解，思维和理念，增进两国友善，从而把两国互信，互动的作用提高到新的层面。两位领事对凤凰城侨胞多年来支持总领馆的工作表示赞赏和由衷的感谢。
Consuls Zhao and Yu Met with Leung Eng of ACA
Visiting Consul Zhao Shangsen (Political Section) and Consul Yu Xiong (Overseas Chinese Affairs Section) from the Consulate General Office of the People’s Republic of China in LA, in town by invitation of the City of Phoenix for the Inauguration of Mayor Greg Stanton, in a special dinner meeting in the evening of Jan 2, 2011 with Leung Eng, Advisor of the Arizona Chinese Association, held open, wide-ranging and in-depth discussions and consultations on the state of affairs of the United States of America, the State of Arizona, the City of Phoenix, and the Chinese Community in the Phoenix area. Many valuable and ideas were evaluated on further understanding the political winds sweeping over Arizona and across America during this crucial election year, and of actions that can be taken to promote better U.S.-China relations through increased awareness of China and removal of unintended misunderstandings between the countries, through effective exchange of face to face communication on the government to government and people to people levels.
The visiting Consuls conveyed sincere New Year Greetings from Consul General Qiu Shaofang of the Consulate General of the PRC in LA to the Overseas Chinese and Chinese students of Arizona, thanking them and affirming their service and efforts over the years in promoting Chinese culture, economic development and better relations locally in Phoenix and internationally between the two economic powers of the world.
Pictured are Consul Yu Xiong, Leung Eng of ACA and Consul Zhao Shangsen.