US firms welcome to invest, senior official says

China hopes the US business community will seize the opportunities brought by its booming economy and opening-up to strengthen cooperation with Chinese partners, Ning said. Ning made the remarks during a video conference last week with Craig Allen, president of the US-China Business Council, and representatives from eight US companies, including Cisco, ExxonMobil, Warner Bros, General Motors, PepsiCo and FedEx.