In the Shunde (Hong Kong) Investment Environment Roadshow held on Feb. 20, Shunde government was full of sincerity. Guo Wenhai, standing member of the CPC Foshan Municipal Party Committee and secretary of Shunde District Committee introduced Shunde in an all-round way through video and PPT, which showed the urgency of cooperation with Hong Kong.
Building Greater Bay Area
Shunde has the strength to hold hands with Hong Kong
Shunde has ranked first in the top 100 Chinese districts with comprehensive strength for seven consecutive years. Its GDP is expected to exceed 320 billion yuan in 2018, and the output value of household appliances and equipment manufacturing industry in Shunde each exceeds 200 billion yuan. Shunde has 27 listed companies with a total market value of over 600 billion yuan, of which 11 listed companies in Hong Kong have accumulated. Vice Premier Cai Wei said that Shunde's remarkable achievements today were closely related to the continuous cooperation between Shunde and Hong Kong since the reform and opening up.
These achievements have helped Shunde join hands with Hong Kong and become more confident in the construction of the Greater Bay Area (GBA). So far, Shunde has launched ten key projects of "Strong Center". The urban landscape is changing with each passing day. It is committed to building a comprehensive sub-center in the southern part of Guangzhou-Foshan metropolitan area, an innovation and service platform, a modern city model of Lingnan waterside village, which has become a charming city suitable for industry, living and tourism.
Shunde enterprises and HKUST co-build joint research institute
At the promotion meeting, Guangdong Bozhilin Robot Co Ltd under the Country Garden Group and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) signed a contract for the co-construction of the "HKUST-Bozhilin Joint Research Institute", which was was a good practice.
Guangdong Bozhilin Robot Co Ltd is a new high-tech company with comprehensive development in the fields of intelligent technology research and development, science and technology building, intelligent manufacturing and robotic restaurant. Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is a leading research university in Asia, which is internationally renowned for its basic scientific research strength and technological transformation capability. Together, they may become a cooperation sample of "Hong Kong Science and Technology + Shunde Manufacturing".
Principal of HKUST Shi Wei said that HKUST plans to establish a campus in Nansha, Guangzhou, which will deepen its cooperation with Shunde and Country Garden.
Large cooperation space
Accelerate the settlement of Shenzhen and HK scientific achievements in Shunde
Locating in the hinterland of the GBA, Shunde has a wide-range market and developed manufacturing industry while Hong Kong has prosperous professional service industry as a connection to the world. The two places have enormous cooperation space.
The premise of cooperation is to provide enough space for development. Where does the space come from? Shunde village-level industrial park is the largest "treasure". At present, Shunde District is promoting the upgrading and transformation of village-level industrial parks with strong determination. Through renovation, upgrading, reclamation and greening, it will further optimize the innovative environment and business environment, and create space, environment and industry for Shunde to take the road of high-quality development.
In addition, Shunde will speed up the implementation of "Foshan + Hong Kong" development strategy, carry out all-round cooperation in areas of scientific research cooperation, transformation of achievements, industrial incubation, industrial park construction and urban renewal to life services, to build a "High-quality Development Experimental Zone of GBA", and build a "High-quality Life Service Zone of GBA" around "Hong Kong Service + Shunde Gourmet".
Source: Zhujiang Business