Traditional Chinese medicine under discussion in Macau

27 September 2017

The Forum for International Cooperation in Traditional Medicine 2017 (Macau), jointly organized by the Macau Government and the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China, will take place ton Wednesday and Thursday under the theme “Succession, Innovation and Internationalisation.”

The meeting, which is coordinated by the Guangdong-Macau Traditional Scientific and Industrial Park for Guangdong-Macau Cooperation, is attended by more than 600 people from the sector who will discuss policies, techniques and strategies for market exploration and promote international cooperation in China’s traditional medicine industry.

Participants from Macau, Mainland China, the European Union, ASEAN and Portuguese-speaking countries will also discuss the role of the Chinese Traditional Medicine Scientific and Industrial Park for Guangdong-Macau Cooperation, located on the island of Hengqin, under the “Belt and Road” initiative and Macau as “One Centre, One Platform.”

Wednesday’s debates will address the environment and development of international cooperation, the current state of internationalisation of industry and political trends, the innovation of traditional Chinese medicine techniques and their industrial upgrading.

On Thursday there will be two forums that will discuss, among other topics, the standardised development of the Chinese traditional medicine industry, the creation of new medicines and the analysis of the investment and financing environment of the traditional Chinese medicine industry.

The Guangdong-Macau Scientific and Industrial Park of Traditional Chinese Medicine is also analysing the organisation of an action to promote current projects and products in order to publicise its activities and promote international cooperation as well as investments and financing for the industry. (macauhub)