This is an official letter our family received from The State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Overseas Chinese Affairs Office (国务院侨务办公室)
Translation (courtesy of Bill Hu.)
The State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Overseas Chinese Affairs
Telegram of Condolences
To family and funeral committee of Mr. Yiho Bao:
Heard about the unfortunate passing of Mr. Yiho Bao, we feel deep sorrow and grief in expressing our sympathy and condolence.
For a long time, Mr. Bao has focused his efforts on the frontier of wind and other new energy research, innovation, and invention, resulting bountiful achievements, made very important contributions to clean energy and green environment. In the past several years, Mr. Bao was concerned with and supported China’s technological advancement and innovation development, and tirelessly promoted the technological and commercial exchange between China and US.
The passing of Mr. Bao has caused us to lose an elder and an old friend. We will always remember him.
Wishing Mr. Bao’s family good health and a smooth funeral.
Director of Overseas Affairs, Office China State Council