Chief Executive Lee Ka-chao pointed out via video at the "International Bay Area Summit Forum" of the Academy of Engineering Sciences this morning (20th) that the northern metropolitan area closely connected to Shenzhen will provide about one-third of the current total area of Hong Kong, hoping to build a collective Greater Bay Area It will create a world-class construction and enhance Hong Kong's competitiveness and sustainable development in the long run, including using methods such as assembly and synthesis to increase productivity.
Li Jiachao also mentioned that under the "14th Five-Year Plan", Hong Kong will be built into an international innovation and technology center, and there will be room for collaboration with cities in the Greater Bay Area.
He said that the construction of the northern metropolitan area not only provides Hong Kong with land for innovation and technology, but also brings together local, Greater Bay Area and overseas talents.
He emphasized that Hong Kong has world-class infrastructure and urban planning, which supports social and economic development, enhances Hong Kong's competitiveness, and can also enhance productivity and sustainability. Industrial development in the Greater Bay Area.
He also pointed out that "one country, two systems" provides advantages for Hong Kong and connects the world.
The total population of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area has reached more than 86 million, and the regional GDP has reached 1.9 trillion US dollars. The development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is an important strategy proposed by President Xi Jinping. It is hoped that by promoting mutual cooperation, it will help the economy in the region develop.
Leung Chun-ying: Actively participate in the development of the Greater Bay Area and "concentrate on big things"
Leung Chun-ying, vice chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and former chief executive, said at the forum that the Greater Bay Area is huge. The total population of the nine cities in Guangdong Province is 10 times that of Hong Kong, and the related GDP is 4.4 times that of Hong Kong. As a small economy, Hong Kong needs Establish an effective strategy to cooperate with the Greater Bay Area.
Leung Chun-ying pointed out that the cooperation and development of the Greater Bay Area requires strategies and priorities. Hong Kong is a super-connector between the country and the world. We must actively participate in the development of the Greater Bay Area and "concentrate our efforts on major tasks", including upgrading skills and doing a good job in network construction. .
He will leave for Nansha, Guangzhou today to investigate. He believes that there are still many things that the other party does not know about Hong Kong and Guangdong. He encourages everyone to sit down and go back to the mainland to learn more.
Mayor of Shenzhen: Actively connect with the development strategy of the northern metropolitan area and deepen the closer cooperation between Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Macao Development Bureau Lin Zhiwen: The development of the northern metropolitan area is expected to take 20 years. A dedicated department will be set up next year. The Northern Metropolitan Area Steering Committee will meet for the first time and propose an early formulation of land disposal plan Policy Report｜ The land area ratio of the northern metropolitan area increased by 30% and the Admiralty Government Office moved into Li Jiachao by 40%: plans to visit Guangdong Province as soon as possible to promote cooperation in the construction of the Greater Bay Area. : In the short term, visit the cities of the Greater Bay Area and the Greater Bay Area to implement the "Entourage of Hong Kong and Macau Talents" as a pilot, with a maximum validity period of 5 years