Wuxi signed a memorandum of understanding to expand trade and investment cooperation with its US sister city, San Bernardino, CA, during a ceremony in the Jiangsu province city on Feb 20.
Wuxi has been home to over 150 South Korean enterprises accounting for more than 90% of the city's total foreign enterprise investments.
Wuxi top official, Li Xiaomin, met a UK delegation for the ribbon cutting ceremony of AstraZeneca's injection production base on Dec 7.
Huang Qin, deputy mayor of Wuxi municipal government, met a delegation from Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (PACA), one of the 18 administrative regions of France on Oct 17.
An American school is to build a campus and start teaching in Wuxi National Hi-tech District (WND) after signing a cooperation agreement with the government on Oct 11, Wuxi Daily reported.
The mayors of Wuxi and Columbus, Wang Quan and Jim Lienhoop, met with each other on Sept 6, in a bid to further friendly exchanges and economic cooperation.
In 1981, the city of Akashi in Japan and Wuxi became sister cities, and as a result throughout the 1980s and 90s hundreds of Japanese businesses came to settle in the east Chinese city.
The Consul General of Ireland in Shanghai, Therese Healy visited Wuxi on July 14 to hold in-depth talks with Wang Jinjian, the city's deputy mayor, with regards to further cooperation in economy, education, tourism and culture.