Jiangsu, China, wants to deepen cooperation with Cunene, Angola

3 July 2015

The province of Jiangsu, China, intends to carry out several projects for agricultural cooperation with the province of Cunene, Angola, announced Thursday in Ondjiva, the deputy secretary of the municipal government of Nanjing, Yang Xiaoyang.

The deputy secretary, who was speaking during a meeting with provincial government officials from Cunene, said willingness to cooperate was part of the twinning project between the two provinces, discussed by the two governments during the 2013 visit to China by the governor of Cunene, António Didalelwa, seeking out lines of action.

Yang Xiaoyang also restated interest in increasing cooperation between the two provinces in areas such as trade, agriculture, housing and cement, among others, according to Angolan news agency Angop.

The Chinese official is leading a delegation comprising the heads of foreign economic cooperation, trade and general managers of Chinese companies that are carrying out projects in Cunene province. (macauhub/AO/CN)