By: Elaine Hou
Taipei, Sept. 16 (CNA) Wisconsin Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch arrived in Taiwan Wednesday on a three-day visit to advance trade relations between Taiwan and her state, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During her visit, Kleefisch is scheduled to call on officials in the ministries of economic and foreign affairs and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), the ministry said in a statement.
Kleefisch, who is in Taiwan for the time in her capacity as Wisconsin’s lieutenant governor, is also expected to visit the King Car Group (金車) and the Yuen Foong Yu Paper Manufacturing Group (永豐餘) to explore business opportunities, the ministry said.
As Wisconsin’s “jobs ambassador,” Kleefisch is responsible for creating job opportunities in her state and improving its economic development. [FULL STORY]