Minister WAN Gang of Science and Technology and Governor LUO Baoming of Hainan Provincial Government signed a protocol on establishing a consultation mechanism between the ministry and the provincial government in Haikou on February 20th.
Consensus was achieved at the first work conference after the signing ceremony on following topics:
1. Scientific research and service system for tropical agriculture;
2. Seed reproduction in southern China;
3. Establishing an eco-province;
4. Exploring resources and developing hi-tech industries;
5. Keeping abreast with the new era.