On the evening of January 31, witnessed by Premier Wen Jiabao and Portuguese Prime Minister José Sócrates, Yu Ping, vice-chairman of the CCPIT and Nito, vice-chairman of the AIP-CE, signed the Cooperation Agreement between the CCPIT and the AIP-CE. This agreement includes cooperation on economic information, trade opportunities, exhibition and training.
The AIP-CE was founded in the year 1873. Being the industrial and commercial organization with the most important position and the longest history in Portugal, its service network covers all parts of country and its member enterprises cover all fields of economy, consistently safeguarding the rights and interests of enterprises, which makes the AIP-CE an effective channel for enterprises and government communication. The AIP-CE is also one of the important partners of the CCPIT in Portugal.