Published on : Friday, June 9, 2017
China and Hungary have made great achievements and tapped many new opportunities at the 2017 Silk Road International Exposition and the 21st Investment and Trade Forum for Cooperation between East and West China. According to Bela Kakas, president of the General Assembly of Csongrad County, “We discovered possibilities in the province, shared a lot of information and made good friends, of which we can harvest the fruits in the near future.”
A lot of possibilities for future cooperation have been identified in various aspects during the Silk Road expo. An agreement on tourism development was also signed and created a brand new initiative to produce industrial hemp.
A Chinese-Hungary investment coordination office will also be opened in Csongrad.
People-to-people relations form an integral part of the Belt and Road Initiative and Hungary hopes to have educational cooperation at different levels, especially higher and middle levels. A laser research institute has been established and they are expecting Chinese scientists and students to come there to participate in the research.
The 2017 Silk Road International Exposition is a very important activity for Hungary and the Hungary government has paid great attention to all events related to the Belt and Road Initiative, said Balazs Hadady, Consul-Economic Affairs from Consulate General of Hungary Chongqing.