Wang Xiaodong expects multiple cooperation and high-quality development with Hong Kong
Wang Xiaodong pays a courtesy call on Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam on September 3.
On September 3, Wang Xiaodong, Hubei’s provincial governor, paid a courtesy call on Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam. They held talks over deepening Hubei - Hong Kong multiple cooperation and high-quality development.
Wang Xiaodong expressed thanks for Hong Kong government’s continuous interest in and strong support for Hubei’s development. He said that President Xi Jinping stressed the development of Yangtze River Economic Belt during his tour to Hubei in April this year, which is bound to highlight Hubei’s strategic importance, scientific and educational advantages and industrial strength. The cooperation between Hubei and Hong Kong will have more extensive space, he added.
It is expected that Hubei and Hong Kong will continue to deepen pragmatic cooperation in trade, education, culture, transportation and urban construction as well as further develop bilateral cooperation in technological innovation, so as to promote the development of Yangtze River Economic Belt and the construction of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and finally achieve high-quality development in both sides, he said.
Carrie Lam conveyed her gratitude to Hubei government for the support in Hong Kong’s stability and prosperity. She pointed out that in recent years, Hong Kong and Hubei saw more and more close ties in exchange and fruitful achievements in cooperation.
Hong Kong government is willing to further strengthen cooperation with Hubei in technology, education, finance and tourism in the attainment of concepts sharing, mutual benefit and common development, she said.
Wang Xiaodong also visited Huang Lanfa, deputy director of the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. They shared common views on boosting Hubei-Hong Kong cooperation in a wider scope, on a deeper level and to a higher stage. (hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)
Wang Xiaodong visits Huang Lanfa, deputy director of the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.