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Foundation of Lancang-Mekong vocational institute laid in Ruili, west Yunnan

Updated:2017-12-17 11:22:07   english.yunnan.cn

The foundation-stone laying ceremony of the Lancang-Mekong International Vocational Institute, Yunnan Minzu University, was held in west Yunnan’s border city of Ruili on the morning of December 17, 2017.

Representatives with the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) China Secretariat, the Organizing Committee of China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week, as well as diplomats and officials with China and the Mekong countries, witnessed the foundation-stone laying.

Jointly built up by Yunnan Minzu University and the Ruili municipal government, the Lancang-Mekong institute also embraces the ideas of wide consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits.

Falling into the category of a public vocational college that is eligible to offer undergraduate programs, the institute sits in core area of the Wanding economic zone in Ruili, and its construction works will be finished within around five years. 

Reporting by Han Chengyuan and Guanxi Ruyi

Translating by Eric Wang  

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