Yantai holds seminar on long-term care
Updated : 2017-11-09
The 14th World Chinese-speaking Communities Seminar on Long-term Care held in Yantai, Shandong province from Nov 4 to 5. [Photo/jiaodong.net]
The two-day event featured forums, speeches, paper discussion sessions, and gathered more than 400 experts, scholars and employees in the long-term care sector from Shanghai, Taiwan, and Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions.
Zhang Bo, deputy mayor of Yantai, attended the seminar and delivered a speech. Zhang introduced the city's efforts in promoting the development of elderly care industries. The city has established a rudimentary home-based elderly care system. Zhang said Yantai is also striving to build itself into a national demonstration city in terms of elderly care services.