Lancang-Mekong expo opens in Yunnan
The first session of the LancangMekong subregional commodity exposition opened in southwestern China’s Yunnan province on Tuesday. Officials, business representatives, experts and scholars from China, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, andMyanmar are attending the expo. They will discuss issues including the construction of trade parks, financial cooperation, the internationalization of the renminbi and theMaritime Silk Road. SuteeMarkboon, deputy minister of theMinistry of Interior of Thailand, said the expo was a good opportunity for the six countries in the Lancang-Mekong subregion to cooperate, learn from each other, and boost people’s living standards. report released by Rhodium Group and the National Committee on US-China Relations. It said US companies had been active in the Chinese economy over the past three decades, while Chinese investors began to expand their US presence as well in the past decade, turning the FDI relationship into a two-way street with multibillion dollar flows every year. COMPANIES & MARKETS lower at 101.5 yuan ($14.78). TheMarch 2017 contract closed 0.129 percent lower at 100.64 yuan. The June 2017 contract closed 0.105 percent lower at 100.265 yuan.