2008.05.16

CCP Central Committee Propaganda Department Minister Liu Yunshan Visits Tencent

On the morning of May 16th 2008 accompanied by such political luminaries as Politburo Member and Guangdong CCP Provincial Committee Secretary Wang Yang Guangdong CCP Provincial Committee Deputy Secretary and Guangdong Governor Huang Huahua and Guangdong CCP Provincial Committee Deputy Secretary and Shenzhen CCP Municipal Committee Secretary Liu Yupu Politburo Member CCP Central Secretariat Secretary and CCP Central Committee Propaganda Department Minister Liu Yunshan undertakes an inspection tour of Tencent Group's Shenzhen headquarter.

Liu Yunshan and his entourage listen to Tencent Co-Founders Board Chairman and CEO Ma Huateng's and CAO Chen Yidan's reports on Tencent's recent development achievements in innovation online culture building and the recent Sichuan earthquake relief efforts.

During the inspection tour Minister Liu asks detailed questions about Tencent's business organization user base and development. He frequently turns to other members of his entourage to analyze and discuss with them topics relating to the current state of China's online industry such as China's Internet and online culture.

Minister Liu expresses his approval of Tencent's insistence on developing along a correct path upholding of corporate social responsibility and proactive stance on building online culture. Minister Liu points out that not only do we want China's Internet enterprises to be big and strong but we also want them to be well. The wellness of China's online enterprises is measured in the relationship between economic gains and social benefits. General Secretary Hu Jintao has mentioned the building of an online culture. Netizens are the main building blocks of online culture while Internet enterprises are the vehicle of online culture. Tencent has always done well and taken a strong and proactive stance in this respect. Minister Liu hopes Tencent can continue to lead the building of China's online culture and work hard to become China's largest strongest and best Internet enterprise.

After the conference Tencent CEO Ma Huateng presents a QQ account number as gift to Minister Liu. Minister Liu gladly accepts this special gift and poses for group photos with everyone.

Tencent CEO Ma Huateng presents a QQ account number to Politburo Member CCP Central Secretariat Secretary CCP Central Committee Propaganda Department Minister Liu Yunshan.

Politburo Member CCP Central Secretariat Secretary and CCP Central Committee Propaganda Department Minister Liu Yunshan (2nd right) and Politburo Member and Guangdong CCP Provincial Committee Secretary Wang Yang (first left) pose with Tencent CEO Ma Huateng (1st right) and CAO Chen Yidan (2nd left) for a group photo.