Harriet Jones of WNPR reports: Shandong is Connecticut’s sister state and Matthew Nemerson, CEO of the Connecticut Technology Council is among a few of the original delegates from the first mission back in the 1980s to have returned to Shandong this week.
“A very small and hopeful state 25 years ago. Now a larger economy than Germany, it seems.”
Speaking to WNPR from the city of Jinan he says business meetings have been proceeding alongside diplomacy.
In the news: 3/14/2012 article by David Krechevsky, Republican-American – State, feds to promote Conn. firms during trade mission to China The Republican-American.
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