The Chinese county of Jingxi in Guangxi province wants to further boost cooperation in trade, agriculture, tourism and education with the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang, particularly with its neighbouring districts of Tra Linh, Trung Khanh and Ha Quang.

Secretary of the Jingxi Party Committee Huang Xiao Ning told the provincial authorities on December 30 that his locality expects Cao Bang to accelerate the construction of border economic and trade areas and establish a long-term talk mechanism.

He suggested holding more exhibitions and cultural exchanges while developing bilateral cooperation in cultivation and farm produce processing.

The host agreed with Jingxi’s proposals, including the launch of an adventure cruise tour and twinning relationship, making it easier for Chinese businesses to invest in the province.

Jingxi is home to 650,000 people and boasts a rich mineral reserve. For the past time, collaboration between Jingxi and Tra Linh, Trung Khanh and Ha Quang in border economic development, agriculture and tourism has come a long way.-VNA