On November 17 2012 a delegation headed by Shang Bing Vice-Minister of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) undertook research and survey at Tencent Headquarters. Vice-Minister Shang was accompanied by Gu Weizhong Director of the Guangdong Provincial Communication Administration and Mei Qianghua Director of the Shenzhen Communication Bureau.
During the research and survey process Vice-Minister Shang listened to the report by Tencent CEO Pony Ma on the development of the company. In the past 14 years Tencent has developed into one of the largest Integrated Internet service providers in China. Shang Bing gave full recognition of Tencent’s achievements in integration transformation innovation and development and made for suggestions for its future development including: 1. Continue to carry forward the fine traditions of innovation well seize the opportunities brought about by mobile Internet Internet of Things and new-generation information technology integrate new technologies provide new services and lead way for new business forms; 2. Shoulder the responsibility for maintaining the healthy development of the industry. As the leading Internet company in China Tencent needs to leverage its advantages play an active role and work with other Internet enterprises and strive to create a favorable industry development environment and promote the healthy and orderly development of the Internet industry. 3. Pay attention to service quality continue to improve services meet growing user demand and safeguard users’ legitimate rights and interests; and 4. Strengthen corporate social responsibility earnestly implement various measures for Internet information security protect user information security and maintain a healthy and harmonious Internet environment.
MIIT Science and Technology Department Director Wen Ku Communications Development Department Director Zhang Feng Telecom Administrative Director Han Xia and Radio Administrative Bureau Director Xie Feibo also took part in the research and survey. After the talks Vice-Minister Shang Bing happily took a group photo with Tencent staff.
MIIT Vice-Minister Shang Bing (right) took a group photo with Tencent CEO Pony Ma (left)