President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank to visit Finland

Ministry of Finance 26.2.2016 8.57
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Jin Liqun, President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), will visit Finland on Tuesday 1 March. During his visit in Helsinki, Mr Jin will meet with senior Government officials and representatives of corporate management.

Updated on 1 March: Mr Jin will not meet with Minister of Finance Alexander Stubb and Minister of Economic Affairs Olli Rehn, as had been planned.

AIIB is an international financial institution that started its operations in Beijing in January. Its mission is to support economic development, create wealth, and promote regional cooperation in Asia by investing in infrastructure projects. Finland is a founding member of AIIB.

Finland signs founding document for Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (press release of 29 June 2015)

Website of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

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