A senior official of the Cambodian government welcomes Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's pledge of 3.09 billion US dollars aid to the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) member countries, saying the offer is essential for socio-economic development and poverty reduction.
China will contribute $1 billion to the Greater Mekong Subregion's connectivity projects, likely to improve the region's economic growth, create more local jobs and prove an important part of the process of regional integration, says Premier Li Keqiang.
Premier Li Keqiang says China will offer funds and aid to five countries along the Mekong River for various projects.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivers a speech at the opening ceremony of the fifth summit of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Economic Cooperation in Bangkok, Thailand, Dec 20, 2014.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived at Bangkok Friday to attend the fifth summit of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Economic Cooperation.
China will continue to play a leading role in pursuing inclusive and sustainable development of the Greater Mekong Subregion.
Experience in sustainable development, close economic ties and proximity to the Greater Mekong Subregion will help China play an increasingly important role in the area's development.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's expected attendance at a Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) summit in Thailand signals China's more active role in efforts to bolster regional economy and connectivity and to expand the scope of cooperation.
China expects to reach new consensus with relevant countries on development agendas during the upcoming fifth summit of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Economic Cooperation.
Myanmar President U Thein Sein will attend the 5th Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Summit in the Thai capital of Bangkok, said an official announcement Tuesday.
Vietnam's longest expressway connecting Noi Bai in capital Hanoi and northwestern Lao Cai province, bordering China, with a total length of 245 kilometers officially opened to traffic on Sunday.
In the next decade, cross-border transportation and logistics in the Greater Mekong Subregion will enter into a new era with enhanced ties between China, South and Southeast Asian countries.