The China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) advocated to establish a fifth World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) center in Shanghai. The initiative received unanimous votes at a council conference held in Paris on June 22, and will take effect after being approved at the WANO Plenary Session in October.
The China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) completed a phase of fieldwork in Saudi Arabia, discovering and labeling several target mineral areas. Officials and experts from Saudi Arabia highly praised the breakthrough made by CNNC crew in mine exploration and exploitation.
Invited by Cengiz Group, Wang Shoujun, chairman of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), paid a visit to Turkey with a delegation from June 11 to 14, and met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Berat Albayrak on June 13 in Ankara.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev visited China Pavilion before the opening ceremony of the 2017 Astana Expo on June 8, during which CNNC’s Chairman Wang Shoujun introduced the HPR 1000 to officials.
The China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) completed a domestic preliminary task for Ghana’s uranium low-enrichment project in miniature neutron source reactor (MNSR) on May 27.
Fuqing Unit 5, the first global reactor demo project of CNNC’s HPR 1000, completed dome lifting on May 25, 15 days ahead of schedule, and entered the equipment installation phase.