2010.02.05

Bai Tian, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee, Inspects Tencent

On the morning of February 5 2010 Bai Tian Deputy Secretary of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee led the 2010 Spring Festival Greetings-and-Appreciation-Giving delegation of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee and Government to visit Tencent’s high-level talent representatives and innovation research team. He was accompanied by Wang Xuewei Party Secretary and Director General of the Shenzhen Trade and Industrial Bureau Du Peng Deputy Director of the General Office of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee and Wu Shukun Deputy Inspector of the Organization Department of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee. Guo Kaitian Vice President of Tencent and Wu Bo Assistant President of the Tencent Research Institute received the delegation led by Deputy Secretary Bai Tian and made a detailed introduction to the visiting officials about Tencent’s history market operations internationalization strategy research innovations and talent building.

The Bai Tian delegation visited Tencent’s exhibition hall in high spirit. When he learnt during the talks that Tencent would have a thousand patents granted in 2010 to become the Internet enterprise with the largest number of patents in the world Bai Tian gave his hearty congratulations on and appreciation of Tencent’s achievements in R&D and innovations. Bai Tian said that innovation reform and opening-up are the root and soul of Shenzhen and talent guarantee is the foundation. Tencent has made outstanding contributions to innovations and talent building. This is the honor of Shenzhen Guangdong and even the whole country. The Shenzhen Municipal Committee and Government wish to express its thanks and appreciation to Tencent. Bai Tian added that the Shenzhen Municipal Government will greatly support Tencent to grow bigger and more competitive as it has also ways done in the past. He encouraged Tencent to continue to give play to its independent innovation and talent strength and make greater achievements.

After the talks Deputy Secretary Bai Tian presented a basket of flowers to Tencent as appreciation of and greetings of the Chinese Spring Festival to Tencent’s research innovation team. In return Guo Kaitian Vice President of Tencent also presented Bai Tian with a crystal QQ representing the Tencent image. Deputy Secretary Bai Tian happily received the gift and took a group photo with the host.

Bai Tian Deputy Secretary of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee (middle) Presented a Basket of Flowers to Tencent’s Research Innovation Team as Greetings for the Chinese Spring Festival

Guo Kaitian Vice President of Tencent (right) Presented a Crystal QQ to Bai Tian Deputy Secretary of the CPC Shenzhen Municipal Committee