The First Forum on Education Cooperation with ASEAN Countries
In order to further implement "the Belt and Road" initiative and strengthen education cooperation and exchanges with ASEAN countries, Haikou University of Economics hosted the First “Belt and Road” Forum on Education Cooperation with ASEAN Countries from 26th to 28th April 2018 in Haikou, China.
On 13th April 2018, President Xi Jinping unveiled China's plan to build Hainan Island into a pilot international free trade zone and gradually exploring and steadily promoting the establishment of a free trade port with Chinese characteristics. This will be a great impetus for Hainan in its economic development as well as its education cooperation with the outside world.
Haikou University of Economics, as the organizing body of the Forum, extended its invitation to scholars from various universities to visit Haikou for the participation in this conference.
The opening of the First Forum on Education Cooperation with ASEAN Countries was successfully held in Haikou on 27th April 2018. About 100 delegates from Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Korea, New Zealand and China attended the Forum, with 78 reports and papers concerning education cooperation were accepted.
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