April 10, 2010
President Wei arrives in Punta Cana

PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic, April 10, 2010 – Mr. Jizhong Wei, President of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB), arrived in Punta Cana Airport accompanied by his wife and several executives of the organization.

Mr. Wei was received at the terminal by Mr. Cristobal Marte Hoffiz, FIVB First Executive Vice President and President of the North, Central American and Caribbean Confederation (NORCECA).

Mr. Wei is in Dominican Republic to preside the meetings of the Executive Committee and Board of Administration to be held through April 12-16.

Among the FIVB executives who arrived on Saturday afternoon included Dr. Saleh Ahmed Bin Nasser, President of the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) and Mr. Andre Meyer, President of the European Volleyball Confederation (CEV).

Also, Mr. Theofanis Tsiokris FIVB Second Executive Vice President and Aleksandar Boricic, FIVB Executive Vice President.

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