Permanent Mission of China to ESCAP and Mekong Institute Co-hosted Results Release of the Project "Leveraging Technology to Fight COVID-19: The China Experience and Collective Subregional Response"
2021-06-29 17:49

 

 

The Permanent Mission of China to ESCAP and Mekong Institute(MI) co-hosted the event of results release of the project “Leveraging Technology to Fight COVID-19: The China Experience and Collective Subregional Response” on 28 June. Mr. Ke Yousheng, Permanent Representative of China to ESCAP, Mr. Suriyan Vichitlekarn, MI Executive Director, and government officials, academics and medical workers from the Greater Mekong Subregion attended the release. The year 2021 marks the centenary of the Communist Party of China (CPC), participants sent warm congratulations.

 

The participants shared domestic and subregional experiences on use of advanced technologies such as AI, big data and 5G to combat COVID-19 pandemic. They expressed appreciation for China's medical supplies and vaccine assistance in the regional anti-epidemic cooperation, and suggested strengthening regional cooperation and experience sharing to build back better from the COVID-19 pandemic.