On January 11 2010 Deputy Secretary of Tianjin Municipal Committee and Party Secretary of Tianjin Binhai New Area He Lifeng met Chen Yidan a core Founder and Chief Administration Officer of Tencent in Tianjin. The two sides held in-depth exchanges of views on matters concerning the further cooperation between Tencent and Tianjin Binhai New Area. Also the meeting was attended by Zong Guoying Deputy Party Secretary and Governor of Tianjin Binhai New Area Liu Zili Standing Committee Member and Executive Governor of Binhai New Area Yang Shihao Deputy Governor Guo Kaitian Vice President of Tencent and Luo Shuohan Deputy Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Tencent.
In the meeting He Lifeng Deputy Secretary of Tianjin Municipal Committee briefed the guests on the development and construction of Binhai New Area and expressed the hope that Tencent can seize the favorable opportunity to expand the fields of cooperation with Binhai New Area and achieve greater development. In addition He Deputy Secretary of Tianjin Municipal Committee thanked Tencent for the leading role which it played in spearheading local economic recovery when the company insisted on going ahead with its construction work in Tianjin against a background of the financial crisis last year.
Chen Yidan also introduced the environment-friendly design roadmap of energy conservation and consumption reduction for Tencent’s Tianjin data storage and disaster recovery center. The roadmap will feature the direct use of natural air to cool equipment and significantly reduce carbon emissions. Meanwhile Chen Yidan said that Tencent will make full use of its platform in Binhai New Area and build the largest data carrying center in Asia to serve almost 400 million users in China and achieve cooperation win-win and common development with Binhai New Area.
Chen Yidan(left) Chief Administration Officer held friendly talks with He Lifeng(right) Deputy Secretary of Tianjin Municipal Committee