|MOU on 2008 Olympic inspection and quarantine signed
[ 2006-10-13 10:35 ]
China's General Administration of Quality Supervision,
Inspection and Quarantine, the Beijing Municipal Government, and the Beijing
2008 Organizing Committee (BOCOG) on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding
(MOU) on inspection and quarantine for the Beijing 2008 Games.
According to the MOU, the AQSIQ will take the initiative to setup a
coordination team for the inspection and quarantine of the 2008 Games to fully
engage in the work for the Beijing 2008 Games.
AQSIQ, the local government, and BOCOG will convene joint meetings and
establish a "cooperation mechanism" to push forward
the implementation of the strategic ideal of "New
Beijing, Great Olympics".
AQSIQ Minister Li Changjiang said that the supervision and quarantine work
will serve as an important window to reflect the concept of "People's Olympics".
BOCOG President Liu Qi said that the parties will study and formulate
quarantine policies, examining methods and supervision measures to provide
secure and comprehensive services for the Olympic personnel.