On February 16, Ren Xuefeng, secretary of the CPC Guangzhou Municipal Committee, met with the delegation of Hong Kong Association of Overseas-Returned Scholars Limited (HKAORS) in Guangzhou.
Ren welcomed the delegation and introduced the economic and social development of Guangzhou. He said Guangzhou has been, centering on building a national innovation central city and the international scientific and technological innovation hub, optimizing the innovation ecology and working hard to promote the two-way open innovation, develop the new generation information technology, biomedicine and other strategic emerging industries, and accelerate concentration of high-tech leading enterprises, R&D institutions and high-end talents. It is expected that all members of the HKAORS can grasp the the opportunity to give play to their advantage of professional talents, actively take part in the innovation platform construction of Nansha Area of China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone, Pazhou Internet Innovation Cluster, Sino-Singapore (Guangzhou) Knowledge City, and the Science City, enhance cooperation between Guangzhou and Hong Kong and contribute to the prosperity and stability of Hong Kong together.
Liu Jin, Sun Dong, Han Yifan, Xiao Guowei and other members of the HKAORS said that Guangzhou enjoys outstanding industrial advantages, thick innovation and entrepreneurship atmosphere, efficient and practical governmental services, energetic market, beautiful environment, convenient living conditions and strong attraction to talents. They are willing to take part in the innovation development of Guangzhou to facilitate win-win cooperation between Hong Kong and Guangzhou.