With the participation of over 250 delegates, about 130 of them are from Vietnamese and Chinese enterprises, the event aims to review difficulties in the implementation of cooperation agreement reached in the previous conference as well as devise specific ways to step up ties among the cities and provinces, and build the Kunming - Lao Cai - Hanoi - Quang Ninh economic corridor into a model of Vietnam - China effective cooperation.
Participants are due to review the outcomes of collaboration during the 2017 - 2019 period, and discuss orientations to coordination across transportation infrastructure, logistics, trade, education, health care, tourism, currency and insurance.
Speaking at the event, Vice Chairman of the Quang Ninh provincial People’s Committee Bui Van Khang said the conference will help further tap potential and advantages of each locality, contributing to building a Vietnam - China borderline of peace, stability, friendship and cooperation for mutual development.
Vice Secretary of the China’s Yunnan provincial Party Committee Wang Yobo said 46 Yunnan businesses are operating in Vietnam with an export turnover of US$36.1 million.
He expressed his wish for further connectivity in terms of policy, land site, infrastructure, trade, logistics, tourism and culture.
A number of cooperation agreements were signed at the event.