Mozambican ambassador to China calls for cooperation with Jiangsu province

18 October 2013

The Mozambican ambassador to China, António Inácio Júnior said Thursday in Macau that there should be more cooperation between Portuguese-speaking countries and the Chinese province of Jiangsu, according to the Macau press.

At the opening ceremony of a summit on trade development between the Portuguese-speaking countries, Jiangsu province and Macau, the ambassador said that the Portuguese-speaking countries could benefit from cooperation with Jiangsu, which is one of the wealthiest provinces in China and has a population of 75 million.

“The climate conditions of the province are ideal for agricultural production, for which the province is number one in the country, and partnerships can be set up for cooperation in the agricultural sector,” the ambassador said.

At the end of the meeting, the governor of Jiangsu province signed a memorandum of understanding with the Business Leaders of Brazil Group (LIDE). (macauhub)