Hong Kong’s future lies in helping Chinese firms go global, official investment adviser says

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Hong Kong’s economic future increasingly lies in being the springboard propelling mainland Chinese companies into the global arena, the associate director general of the government’s investment promotion body has said.

According to Charles Ng, with China’s “belt and road” global trade initiative and plans to link up the cities of Guangdong plus Hong Kong and Macau into a “Greater Bay Area”, the city will no longer only be a stepping stone for overseas companies to ride the Chinese boom, but more a base to help mainland firms go global.

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