On Jan.29th afternoon, Mr. Liu Jingzhen, Chairman of Sinopharm and Ms. Shi Shengyi, Vice President of Sinopharm and Chairwoman of Sinopharm International, led a team to Sinopharm International to inspect the global purchasing progress of supplies for combatting the novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19). The team listened to the report by Sinopharm Foreign Trade and Sinopharm Fortune Way. Ms. Shi Shengyi required Sinopharm International to speed up the sourcing through various ways and channels. Chairman Liu Jingzhen said that Sinopharm, as a central SOE of healthcare, was playing the role of the national main force for fighting this epidemic, and should live up to this role and accomplish the mission of overseas procurement for medical protective supplies during this special period. He required relevant subsidiaries to accelerate the purchasing, to make full use of the Group’s special anti-epidemic fund, and to give full play to the advantage of the international resources by the collaboration within the Group.
Also present at the meeting were Mr. Li Can, President of Sinopharm International; Mr. Li Chunsheng, Party Secretary of Sinopharm International; Ms. Hu Kunping, President of Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions; heads of Department of Strategy and Brand Management and Department of International Cooperation of Sinopharm Group; and members from Sinopharm International and Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions