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According to a notification released on June 14, the State Council will promote comprehensive cooperation between Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau by further deepening its opening in the Nansha district of Guangdong Province in southern China. Announced a plan.
The plan will be implemented throughout the Nansha district, with a total area of approximately 803 square kilometers, with Nansha Bay, Qingcheng Hub and Nansha Hub in the Southern (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone launching the area in the first phase.
By 2025, Nansha’s Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau joint science and technology innovation system and mechanism will be further improved, industrial cooperation will be deepened, and regional innovation and industrial transformation system will be established in advance.
According to the directive, quality public resources for education and health care will be pooled at a faster pace, and Nansha will be able to attract young people from Hong Kong and Macau to life and work.
By 2035, regional innovation and industrial transformation systems will become more mature and their ability to transfer and transform the outcomes of international science and technology will be significantly enhanced. It will enable world-leading public services, further improve the world-class business environment and play a leading role in international cooperation and competition in the Greater Bay Area.
In order to build an industrial cooperation foundation for science and technology innovation, the cycle emphasizes that research institutes in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau will organize and implement science and technology innovation projects and bring breakthroughs to major core technologies. Did.
Eligible private equity funds from Hong Kong will be supported to fund innovative technology companies invested by Hong Kong, founded in Nansha.
A major platform for science and technology innovation needs to be created by setting up more world-class research universities and institutions.
Efforts will be made to foster a high-tech industry, such as imposing a corporate income tax on companies in the encouraged sector with a 15% tax cut, according to Circular.
Circular also points out measures to pool international high-end talent, with special support measures for talent from Hong Kong and Macau, talent referrals, fair incentives, technology investment, and professional titles. Insurance provided in evaluation, professional qualification, children’s education and commercial health care.
Many steps need to be taken to encourage existing business incubation hubs to establish a collaborative platform for start-ups and youth employment and to provide and expand entrepreneurship and employment space especially for young people in Hong Kong and Macau. there is.
Businesses initiated by qualified residents from Hong Kong and Macau in Nansha can enjoy equal support policies such as startup guaranteed loans and discounted interest rates as a local business.
The Circulation also helps the Government of Hong Kong SAR to expand its internship position and provide subsidies to Hong Kong University students working in Nansha. The Headquarters for Youth Exchange Activities is planned as part of efforts to strengthen person-to-person interaction.
In order to incorporate South Company into the door to a high level of openness, Guangzhou, especially for South Company’s industries and markets, are globalizing Chinese companies to help deepen foreign economic and trade cooperation between Hong Kong and Macau. You need to build a comprehensive service infrastructure for. Building as a hub for international shipping and logistics, while strengthening international economic cooperation.
Many steps need to be taken to establish a rule connection mechanism by building a world-class business environment, orderly facilitating connections in financial markets, and improving coordination between public services and social management. I have.
The Circular also emphasized making the South Company a model for the quality development of the city, strengthening cooperation in urban planning and development, promoting smart cities and promoting educational cooperation between Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau. , Promote health care, care for residents of Hong Kong and Macau for the elderly, and strengthen joint efforts in the protection and treatment of ecosystems.