On Nov. 28, 2017 Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Cooperation Forum was held in Nanhai. Twelve projects with an investment volume of over 29.2 billion yuan were signed at the forum, covering fields of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao cooperation, Belt and Road Initiative, etc. Government officials, entrepreneurs and academicians from Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao had deep exchanges surrounding the theme of “building Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Innovation Cluster”.
Among the signed projects listed above, the Belt and Road Initiative Industrial Park Headquarter Base Project which is supported by Poland Silk Road Foundation will settle in Sanshan New City. Zhao Yihua, chairman of Silk Road Foundation mentioned that Foshan and Poland have had business cooperation for a long time. The building materials and LED decorative lighting from Nanhai are very popular in Poland. He thought that this project will become a commission center of Polish ministry of economy and ministry of agriculture, making it a demonstration area of Polish products in Nanhai. In the future, Poland will also build a demonstration base to promote Nanhai products, pushing mutual economic exchanges with non-governmental communication.
Macao City (blueprint)
On Nov. 27, Nanhai District also promoted the industrial and business environment to more than 500 guests from Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao. In the afternoon, the guests visited Guangdong Financial Hi-tech Zone, Foshan National Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone and Tingyin Lake.
Dr. Li Zhiguang from Guangdong-Hong Kong Scientific and Technological Industry Promotion Association who had worked in London Metro said that Foshan West Railway Station has a significant position advantage. He was most impressed by the good hi-tech industrial base of Foshan National Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone that locates behind Foshan West Railway Station. Compared with the high threshold of Guangzhou and Shenzhen, Nanhai is a better choice for young entrepreneurs and start-up teams.
Guests give their thumbs up at Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Technology Exchange Center
The delegation also walked into the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Technology Exchange Center that was newly put into use in Sanshan New City. They visited some start-up projects such as ReadWrite, a technology media company from Hong Kong and Macao, ORII, which produced wireless audio apparatus through bone conduction technology, and SDMEDIA, the biggest MCN platform in Hong Kong and Macao.