A training course for sustainable economic cooperation between Myanmar and China was launched at the Hotel Mandalay yesterday.
Deputy Consul General Ms Li Libei from the Chinese Consulate-General in Mandalay, Economic Consul Ms Yang Sheng and officials delivered opening remarks on the three-day course.
Then, Vice President Mr. Chen Xiangqiu from the CNPC Southeast Asia Pipeline Co Ltda and Executive Director Dr Zaw Oo from the Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD) also delivered speeches. The training course is jointly conducted by the Kunming University of Science and Technology ASEAN Research Center (KUSTARC) and the CESD, with the main objective to promote bilateral trade cooperation between Myanmar and China by clearing unbalanced information about cross border economic cooperation and the China- Myanmar Economic Corridor construction.
During the training course, experts from the KUSTARC, Yezin Agricultural University and the CESD will discuss bilateral cooperation, cross-border economic cooperation and development of industrial zone.
A total of 30 trainees from Mandalay Region, Shan State and Kachin State are attending the course.—GNLM
(Translated by Aung Khin)