Choi Koon-shum: supports Hong Kong, Macao youths to work in Chinese mainland cities of GBA in other ways
Hong Kong and Guangdong are closely linked geographically and culturally, with highly active economic and social interactions, both contribute to the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA). Jonathan Choi Koon-shum, Permanent Honorary President of the Hong Kong Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, gave his remarks on promoting connectivity and development between Guangdong and Hong Kong, also helping the GBA to become a world-class bay area.
Zheng Yongnian: It is urgent for Greater Bay Area to set unified rules
To become more competitive, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) should have a set of unified rules, by which the area can be better equipped to connect with the world. It is very urgent to realize that goal in the 14th-Five Year Plan period (2021-2025), otherwise it will hinder GBA's development, said Zheng Yongnian, Presidential Chair Professor, Director of the Advanced Institute of Global and Contemporary China Studies at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, in an exclusive interview.
Aaron Finley: Greater cooperation between companies and the GBA in 2021
At the beginning of 2020, COVID-19 first hit China, and later become a global pandemic. The pandemic has changed everything completely. So is the situation for Aaron Finley, Associate Director of Deloitte China.
Hazza Harding: I try to build a bridge to strengthen connections between our countries
Hazza is a host of Guangdong Radio and Television. He has been in Guangdong for ten years. He returned to China when the outbreak was at its peak in China. And then he visited and reported on the process of resuming work and production in Chinese factories. “They were producing face masks because that's what the country needed. That's what everyone needed in China.”
Mahmoud AL-Azab: I hope the vaccine will bring our life back to normal
Mahmoud Ali Ahmed AL-Azab comes from Yemen. He got his PhD from Dalian Medical University in immunology. Now, he’s doing his post-doctoral research at Guangzhou Women and Children’s Medical Center.
Elina Idiiatullina: pulling through the hard times during 2020 with strong faith
At those difficult times, she was deeply touched by people around her and convinced that summer will eventually arrive no matter how badly the cold winter has been.
Singapore & GD to explore more new areas of cooperation: LOH Tuck Keat
2020 marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Singapore, and also the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Sino-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City, a landmark project of Sino-Singaporean government cross-border cooperation.
Max Raven：Nansha, an external window to China’s technology
On November 17, CNBC, the world's largest business and financial news network, opened the 2020 CNBC East Tech West at the LN Garden Nansha. During the event, Max Raven, Senior Vice President of CNBC, had an interview with Newsgd.com and praised the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area as a great brand.
Emilia Saiz：GZ offers global partners great support during COVID-19
Emilia Saiz, Secretary General of UCLG, has visited Guangzhou many times. During this meeting, she had an interview with Newsgd.com and praised Guangzhou for the help it offered other cities during the COVID-19 pandemic. She also shed insights into the ways UCLG has been uniting global cities to contain the pandemic.
Accusing Chinese firms as security threat is a false objection: James Brathwaite
James Brathwaite CBE is the Executive Chairman of DRENL and former Chairman of South East England Development Agency