17 February 2020

Shanghai FTZ eyes more cooperation with HK, paper says

The Shanghai Free Trade Zone is studying new areas to enhance cooperation with Hong Kong, the Shanghai Securities News reported Friday, citing Han Zheng, the Communist Party chief of Shanghai. The official did not elaborate. Meanwhile, Shanghai mayor Yang Xiong was quoted as saying that the FTZ’s so-called negative list of banned activities will be shortened this year to help boost trade and foreign investments.

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