On 26 February, China Ancient Books Preservation and Conservation Association (hereinafter referred to as "Association") attended the launching ceremony of Chinese Ancient Books Preservation and Conservation Public-welfare Project held by Caitong Securities Co., Ltd. Liu Huiping, chairman of the Association, addressed a speech on behalf of the Association. Zhang Zhiqing, executive deputy chairman of the Association and deputy director of China National Center for Preservation & Conservation of Ancient Books, made a speech named "Ancient books preservation and inheritance has promising future". A short video on ancient books preservation was also broadcast. Caitong Securities Co., Ltd. donated funds to the Association on site, which was used for ancient books preservation. It was another ancient books preservation promotion and presentation activity after the Association and Caitong Securities Co., Ltd. signed strategic cooperation framework agreement on 13 January.
In the ceremony, Zhang Zhiqing introduced the beauty of Chinese classics. The images of valuable ancient books, such as manuscripts of Sima Guang's Zi Zhi Tongjian (Comprehensive Mirror to Aid in Government), the block-printed edition of Song Dynasty Xun Zi (Xuncius), and so on, were broadcast on the screen along with the wonderful speech. The guests were shocked by the beauty of Chinese classics, and gave great admiration. A small exhibition area was also set up in the outside of the conference room, which was themed with "Zhejiang Memory", exhibited NLC's ancient books related to Zhejiang, such as 32 Scenery Figures of West Lake, and so on, and presented Zhejiang styles and features in ancient times. The guests appreciated the exhibition in succession. Ancient books preservation shouldered heavy responsibilities. The speech and exhibition aimed to promote and present Chinese excellent traditional culture for entrepreneurs and all sectors of society, and attract social forces to promote the development of ancient books preservation.
Liu Huiping said it was the responsibility of the Association to inherit Chinese civilization. The support of entrepreneurs and financial community for ancient books preservation and restoration was extremely precious. Starting from the social responsibility, Caitong Securities Co., Ltd. funded and supported Chinese excellent classics preservation and inheritance project, which reflected that it was deeply concerned with the society.