On January 21, 2021, the project signing ceremony for Ali-Longmen Cloud Computing Center was held at Huizhou Hotel, with the participants including Li Yiwei, Secretary of CPC Huizhou Municipal Committee and Director of the Standing Committee of Huizhou Municipal People’s Congress, Liu Ji, Deputy Secretary of CPC Huizhou Municipal Committee and Mayor of Huizhou, Yu Jinfu, Member of the Standing Committee and Secretary General of CPC Huizhou Municipal Committee, and Member of the Huizhou Municipal Party Group, and Zhou Ming, Vice President of Alibaba Group.
In his speech, on behalf of the CPC Huizhou Municipal Committee and Huizhou municipal government, Yu Jinfu expressed warm congratulations on the project. He said that Alibaba Group was a world-leader of digital economy, and CPC Huizhou Municipal Committee and Huizhou municipal government had high hope for this project. Huizhou is speeding up the new infrastructure development, and sectors, such as data center and cloud computing, all grow rapidly. The signing of this project would definitely bring new opportunities for Huizhou to boost its digital economy. With the ever improving transportation infrastructure, Longmen County has entered a new era of high quality development. By adhering to the new positioning and new requirements by CPC Huizhou Municipal Committee and Huizhou municipal government, Longmen Country will give full play to its advantage of being close to Guangzhou, seize the rare development opportunity created by Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and speed up the high-quality development in the new era. He also expressed his hope that Alibaba Group would accelerate the construction of this project as early as possible.
In his speech, Zhou Ming pointed out that as an important node city within Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, Huizhou was well-known for its location advantage, superb business environment and solid industrial foundation. Alibaba Group has deepened its cooperation with Huizhou in areas such as science and technology, e-commerce, logistics, and finance, facilitating the rapid growth of digital economy in Huizhou. It took less than 6 months to finalize the Alibaba-Longmen Cloud Computing Center project, and Alibaba Group was deeply impressed by Huizhou government’s effective and efficient administrative services and had high hope on this cooperation project in Huizhou. Alibaba Group would speed up the construction, seize the new opportunity for digital economy and help Huizhou transform itself into a first-class city in China with a great sense of happiness.
Longmen County signed a cloud computing center investment project with Alibaba Group, with the total investment volume exceeding 10 billion yuan.
Reported by: QIU Ruorong