The Chief Secretary for Administration, Chan Kwok-kei, pointed out that the SAR government's "Development Strategies for Connecting the Northern Metropolitan Area" will hold its first meeting in Shenzhen in the short term to strengthen exchanges and cooperation between Hong Kong and Shenzhen on matters related to the northern metropolitan area.
Chen Guoji and the visiting Shenzhen Mayor Qin Weizhong co-chaired the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Cooperation Conference yesterday (22nd) to discuss the direction of cooperation in the coming year, and witnessed the signing of three cooperation documents between Hong Kong and Shenzhen, covering youth internships in the financial industry and tourism.
Chen Guoji said at the meeting that this is the first physical cooperation meeting held between Hong Kong and mainland provinces and cities since Hong Kong and the mainland fully resumed customs clearance. .
He emphasized that in the future, the two sides will continue to complement each other's advantages, make good use of the platform mechanism of the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Cooperation Conference, and further deepen the docking, so as to promote the strategy of the northern metropolitan area, innovation and technology cooperation, financial market interconnection, youth innovation and entrepreneurship and other key areas. Let the Hong Kong-Shenzhen cooperation move toward a higher level, deeper level, and wider field of integrated development, and work together to make greater contributions to the construction of the Greater Bay Area and national development.
In addition to the Special Administrative Region Government’s “Development Strategies for Connecting Northern Metropolitan Areas”, the first meeting will be held in Shenzhen in the short term. Chen Guoji pointed out that the “Hong Kong Science Park Shenzhen Branch” located in Futian, Shenzhen is expected to open in the first half of the year, which will attract interest in the development of the Greater Bay Area. Institutions and enterprises that operate in the district first settle in the Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Park.
In terms of financial services, he emphasized that the two places will continue to study and implement a series of financial cooperation measures. The SAR Government welcomes the Shenzhen Municipal Government to continue to issue offshore RMB bonds in Hong Kong.
Chen Guoji also pointed out that the governments of the two places will maintain close cooperation on the development of Qianhai, and look forward to Qianhai launching more specific policies of "first try first".
Review the arrangements for long-term medical follow-up for Hong Kong residents living in the Mainland
In addition, the SAR government is reviewing with the Hospital Authority and the University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital the follow-up arrangements for the special support plan for long-term follow-up visits to Hong Kong residents, so as to more effectively take care of the medical needs of Hong Kong residents living in mainland cities in the Greater Bay Area.
Chen Guoji and Qin Weizhong jointly witnessed the signing of three cooperation documents between Hong Kong and Shenzhen, including the "Supplementary Agreement on Further Deepening Cooperation" signed by the Shenzhen Municipal Government, the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (Shenzhen), the Financial Affairs and the Treasury Bureau and the The "Letter of Intent on the Cooperation of Shenzhen-Hong Kong Youth Financial Institution Internship Program" issued by the Shenzhen Local Financial Supervision and Administration Bureau, and the "Tourism Cooperation Agreement" signed by the Hong Kong Tourism Development Bureau and the Shenzhen Municipal Bureau of Culture, Radio, Television, Tourism and Sports.
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