On April 18, 2019, Qiu Zhonghui, Chair of Amity Foundation and Amity Printing, and Michael Perreau, the general secretary of the United Bible Society (UBS), signed an agreement to extend their joint venture and a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate for another ten years. The historical signing ceremony took place at Amity Printing Ltd. In Nanjing and was attended more than 100 people, including staff and dignitaries.
Ms. Ling Chunxiang, General Secretary of Amity pointed out that Amity Printing, since the joint venture between UBS and Amity was established since 1988, has developed into a high-tech company that printed the largest number of Bibles in the world.
Mr. Michael Perreau reminded the audience of the predecessors legacy, who set great visions and dreams 30 years ago. He said that the Amity Printing success story was made of the three factors: loyalty, dedication and selflessness.
Mr. Qiu Zhonghui described the company's development as a good example of overseas cooperation.
Amity Printing expects to print its 200 millionth Bible approximately in the last quarter of 2019. The day of the signing ceremony also marked the day of Amity's official birthday.