Finance Minister, Audley Shaw, on Wednesday, met with his Chinese counterpart Mr. Xiao Jie, at the Ministry of Finance in Beijing, China. Minister Shaw updated Minister Xiao on the Jamaican economy and the status of Chinese investment projects in Jamaica’s infrastructure development. He briefed Minister Xiao on the increased activities since he met with the then Minister of Finance in China in 2011. Minister Shaw noted that since then Jamaica had progressed with the Jamaica Development Infrastructure Development Programme (JDIP) the Major Infrastructure Development Programme (MIDP ) of the last administration and the completion of the North-South Highway.
In Photo: Seated The Hon. Audley Shaw CD, MP, Minister of Finance and the Public Service and Mr. Xiao Jie, Minister of Finance, China. The Signing Ceremony took place at the at the Ministry of Finance in Beijing, China. Also seen in photo are officials from the Ministries of Finance in Jamaica and China.