BEIJING, April 18 (Xinhua) -- The China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC), the country's top banking and insurance regulator, launched its WeChat public account on Saturday as a new channel of policy communication with the public.
The new platform will help financial consumers better learn developments in the sector and understand regulatory work, Liang Tao, vice chairman of the CBIRC, said in the first post of the account.
The CBIRC also looks forward to receiving opinions and suggestions on its work by the public, according to Liang.
Through this public account, the regulator will release official information, interpret financial policies and respond to public concerns.
The first post, which was released at around 8 a.m., was read nearly 80,000 times within 6.5 hours. Enditem