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Online platform to host Taiwan, Thailand agricultural exchanges

2018/07/17 18:24:18

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Bangkok, July 17 (CNA) The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Thailand, together with Taiwan's Council of Agriculture (COA), have established an online platform to host Taiwan-Thailand agricultural exchanges, according to a press release issued by the office Tuesday.

The online platform was created with the purpose of promoting the exchange of business links and opportunities between Taiwan and Thailand in combination with government and academia, the statement said.

The two countries have had long-term cooperation and exchanges in agriculture since 1970s, the press release noted.

Taiwan has high-tech agricultural development technology and experience, while Thailand has vast fertile land, creating unlimited business opportunities for agricultural cooperation, according to the press release.

There are over 150 members in the online platform, including people from various Taiwanese and Thai agricultural colleges, enterprises and research and development institutions.

The members also include 13 Taiwanese agricultural college deans, research and development institutions under the COA and over 40 Taiwanese business representatives, the press release added.

(By Liu Te-chan and William Yen)