Enhancing effectiveness of Lancang – Mekong media cooperation

Tuesday, 11/07/2023 15:50
Recently, more than 40 reporters and journalists from Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam, countries participating in the Mekong-Lancang cooperation mechanism, have had a field trip to Beijing, Guangdong and Yunnan of China.
A delegation of Vietnamese journalists attends the Lancang - Mekong Cooperation Media Summit 2023.

The delegation visited the Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd. - GAC Group, a Chinese state-owned automobile manufacturer headquartered in Guangzhou, Guangxi province. Founded in 1954, GAC is currently the 5th largest automobile manufacturer in China, with sales volume of 2.144 million cars in 2021. The group produces and sells vehicles under the Trumpchi, Aion and Hycan brands, as well as joint venture brands such as GAC-Toyota, GAC-Honda and GAC-Mitsubishi. The group also manufactures electric vehicles and in 2021, it became the fourth-largest electric vehicle manufacturer in the Chinese market.

The electric car assembly plant of Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC Group)

In 2016, the Kunming Depot Station was put into use. In October 2018, Kunming Group Co., Ltd. - China Railway began to expand and renovate the Kunming Depot Station. Up to now, this station has increased in number from 6 maintenance and repair lines and 37 preservation and storage lines to 10 maintenance and repair lines and 58 preservation and storage lines. After the upgrade, train operation, maintenance and storage capacity improved, and the Kunming Depot Station became the largest depot station in southwestern China.

The Kunming Depot Station is part of the China high-speed railway system.

The China Southern Power Grid Company Limited (CSG), a state-owned enterprise, connects the power grids in Hong Kong, Macao of China and Southeast Asian countries, with a service area spanning more than 1 million square kilometers and reaching more than 272 million people. With an ever-expanding power transmission network stretching 2,000 km from west to east, CSG uses various electric energy sources such as hydroelectricity, thermal power, nuclear power, gas power, wind power, and solar energy.

A representative of CGS introduces the digitization in power grid management and operation.

The China Energy Engineering Group Co., Ltd. - CEEC (ENERGY CHINA), is a Fortune Global 500 company, ranking 3rd in 150 ENR Global Engineering Design Companies and 13th in 250 Global Contractor ENR.

An energy workshop at ENERGY CHINA

Energy China's main business scope includes energy and electricity, water conservation and water problems, railways and highways, ports and navigation channels, urban engineering, urban railways, ecological environmental protection and housing construction, with a complete industrial chain integrated adjustment.

Workshop at CUC

The Communication University of China (CUC) is one of the important higher education institutions in China, providing comprehensive training in the field of communication.

A pavilion of the Communications Museum of China

The China Communication Museum is divided into transmission, radio, television and film sections. Each booth displays an impressive collection of artifacts related to Chinese and foreign media.

A workshop at Yunnan University (YNU) 

Yunnan University (YNU) is a national key university in Yunnan province, China. Its main campuses are located in Kunming City, the capital of Yunnan province. As of 2022, the Best Chinese Universities Ranking ranked Yunnan University as the best in Yunnan province and in the top 100 nationally.

YNU library  

Yunnan University maintains a teaching and working staff of 2,372 people. There are many students and trainees from Mekong-Lancang countries, including Vietnam./.

Compiled by BTA (Photos: NDO)