g these themes and their discussions primarily revolved around the development in Greater Bay Area of Guan
gdong, Hong Kong and Macao, as well as Guangdong’s competitive advantage in the Belt and Road Initiative. They上海楼凤女神会所
also took to explore how China and Singapore can promote collaborations in the new era, and bring about high quality dev
上海楼凤elopment, reform and innovation to highlight the unique role that SSGKC plays throughout this process.
The Sino-Singapore center in Guangzhou aims to become a high-tech hub for South China, by attracting world-class companies
Sino-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City in Guangzhou – a smart eco technology center being developed to showcase the latest in sustainable de上海楼凤女神会所
velopment – will take measures to attract more leading companies and institutions, officials said.
These will aim at developing the facility, a 123-square-kilometer green-field township in Guangzhou, into a high-tech hub in South China.上海楼凤
The knowledge city was selected as one of the core platforms that supp
上海楼凤女神会所ort the Guangzhou-Shenzhen science and technology innovation corridor con
struction in Guangdong province, which involves the cities of Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Dongguan.
“As a core platform for constructing the corridor, SSGKC will enhance infrastructure construction and continue to expan上海楼凤
d its transportation network,” said Xu Hui, deputy director of the development and construction office of SSGKC.
This year’s forum is hosted by SSGKC, organized by SSGKC’s Center of Excellence for Softw
are Transfer (CEST), and co-organised by Business China and SSGKC Investment and Development Co Ltd.上海楼凤女神会所
The forum also serves as a follow-up to the Singapore-Guangdong Coll
aboration Council 9th meeting that took place on the morning of Aug 24, 2018 in Sin
上海楼凤女神会所gapore, which was co-chaired by Minister Ong Ye Kung and Governor Ma Xingrui. They have also witnessed the sig
ning of several collaborative memorandums of understanding and strategic partnership agreements bet
ween Guangdong and Singapore in areas related to artificial intelligence, smart travel and talents training.
the percentage of adult smokers to 20 percent by 2030, we have a lot of work to do,” he said.
The biggest obstacle to tobacco control in China is the powerful toba
cco industry, which is one of the biggest tax contributors to the government, he said.
Despite an increasing number of cities having local regulations on tobacco control,
national legislation is still lacking, due to causes including influence from the industry, he said.
“Only a few big cities, such as Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen h
ave strict tobacco control regulations and law enforcement, but in most areas in China suc
h regulations are absent,” he said. “The prevalence of tobacco has caused serious health conseque
he United States, may lead to weaker business confidence and slower
global trade growth, which is expected to weigh on investment and exports in 2020. But in the n
ear term, as China shows positive surprise in GDP growth in the first quarter, and the macroeconomic policies hav
e taken effects on stabilizing the growth, the GDP growth rate is likely to stay at 6.2 percent, the report said.
“In response to the growth moderation and less favorable external conditions, the government in
troduced a fiscal stimulus emphasizing tax incentives,” said Martin Raiser, World Bank Country director for China.
“While the central government has fiscal space to further increase spending, if necessary, the additional stimulus should be ap
propriately funded either directly at the central level or through additional fiscal transfers to the provinces. Highe