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Receiving delegation: YGN CM received delegation of Yunnan Province

20 February 2024
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2024-02-20 15:45

The Yangon Region Chief Minister U Soe Thein received a delegation led by Mr. Wang Yu Bo,the Chinese Communist Party Deputy Committee Secretary of Yunnan and Governor of Yunnan Province of the People’s Republic of China in the afternoon on Tuesday.

During the meeting, the Chief Minister expressed his pleasure and welcome to the delegation, Yangon has established as sister City with Yangzhou in 1997, Kunming in 2008, Nanning in 2009, at present, it’s implementing to sign MoU as the Friendship cities with Chongqing and Fuzhou, it will facilitate the bilateral relation between the two countries,  We are also working on signing a memorandum of understanding with as a city of friendship, which will greatly help the relations between the two countries. 

The President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU on the Establishment of China) between Yangon Region and Yunnan Province during his visit to Myanmar in 2020.In the contract, the parties to promote the mutual understanding and friendship through friendly exchange and cooperation based on the principle of equality and mutual benefit, and secondly, by exchanging and cooperating the industry and commerce between the two region and province, It is stated that the exchange and cooperation to achieve development and prosperity in various ways in the fields of Agriculture Education science and technology culture and tourism etc.

Then,Chinese Communist Party Deputy Committee Secretary of Yunnan and Governor of Yunnan Province Mr. Wang Yu Bo said that Myanmar and China are kinship countries and have lived as a community through thick and thin.He stressed that the promotion of bilateral trade between China's Yunnan Province and Myanmar's Yangon, including the issue of Yunnan-Rangoon direct airline flights, and the promotion of friendship between the people of the two countries and cooperation in business matters in the future.

After that, the Chief Minister and Deputy party secretary exchanged gifts, the region Ministers also presented gifts to the delegation members and posed for the documentary photo.

Also present at the meeting were the 8 members of delegation led by Mr. Wang Yu Bo,the Chinese Communist Party Deputy Committee Secretary of Yunnan and Governor of Yunnan Province, Chinese ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Chen Hai and officials. 

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