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Belt and Road Conference
Belt and Road

Chamber Vice Chairman Leland Sun, General Committee Member Edmond Yue, and 23 members attended the Second Conference on Belt and Road Trade and Investment : Policy and Practice hosted by the Ministry of Commerce on 21 November. The theme of the seminar was “Enter Overseas Economic and Trade Cooperation Zones.” The host organization invited representatives from the Myanmar, Indonesia and Bengal embassies, and cooperation zones in Vietnam and Cambodia, to introduce their local business environments and investment policies, and discuss the latest industry developments in their countries. Wang Bingnan, Vice Minister of the Ministry of Commerce, also spoke on the economic development of these cooperation zones and the latest progress of the Belt and Road Initiative. Representatives from the Hong Kong Government briefed the conference on the role of Hong Kong companies in the development of the initiative, and the Government policies to support them.