The Second China-Arab forum opened on Wednesday in Yinchuan, capital city of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. The forum’s opening was overseen by political advisor Jia, Qinglin who chairs the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. The five day convention will focus on various sectors including agriculture, science, energy, finance, tourism and publishing. The symposium hosted more than 7000 delegates including 1200 from nearly 76 different countries and regions. The forum aims to strengthen economic and trade cooperation between China and the Arab countries.