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The Sixth Belt and Road Summit Forum held in Hong Kong


2021-09-09 07:43

Jiang Min,Luo Shanshan
Renmin daily

Sept.1st, the Sixth Belt and Road Summit Forum was held in Hong Kong, on which Memorandum of Cooperation on Promoting High-quality Development of Overseas Economic and Trade Cooperation Zones was signed by Ministry of Commerce of the Peoples Republic of China and Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

According to the Memorandum, the two sides will give full play to the role of the task force on Hong Kongs participation in the Belt and Road Initiative under the mechanism of Mainland and Hong Kong Economic and Trade Cooperation Committee, boost in-depth cooperation between enterprises of the two sides and overseas economic and trade cooperation zones, and host countries taking respective advantages of mainland and Hong Kong, so as to achieve mutual benefit and win-win results.

The Ministry of Commerce will actively promote economic and trade cooperation between mainland and Hong Kong in three aspects and support Hong Kong in achieving better development: the first is to support Hong Kong in integrating itself into Chinas overall development; the second is support Hong Kong in playing an important role as a channel connecting China and the world; the third is support Hong Kong's wider participation in regional economic cooperation.

Translated by Lena.


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