2021-06-21

“Make greater contributions to the construction and development of the Greater Bay Area”

By yqqlm yqqlm

“Make greater contributions to the construction and development of the Greater Bay Area”

——Guangdong and Macao experts talk about the in-depth cooperation between the two places

“Make greater contributions to the construction and development of the Greater Bay Area”

The picture shows the Hengqin Port and the Lotus Bridge. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Zhang Jinjia

The 2021 Guangdong-Macao Cooperation Joint Conference was recently held in video format. The theme of this year’s conference is “Deepen Guangdong-Macao cooperation with Hengqin as the main position, and support the moderately diversified economic development of Macao “. How does the Macao Special Administrative Region work hard to contribute to the construction of the Greater Bay Area in accordance with the deployment arrangements of the central government? How should Macau focus on the main line of promoting moderately diversified economic development and do a good job in accelerating the construction of the Hengqin Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone? These topics have also triggered extensive discussions in the two communities. Scholars from Guangdong and Macao have recently made suggestions and suggestions on the in-depth cooperation between Guangdong and Macao.

Grasp the new opportunities of integrating into the overall situation of the national development

Huang Yuanhui, deputy director of the Youth Committee of the Macao Economic Association, said that to promote the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, and to promote the development of the Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone with Guangdong Province It is an important milestone for Macao to integrate into the overall national development situation during the “14th Five-Year Plan” period and plan to achieve a new round of development.

Huang Yuanhui believes that the in-depth cooperation zone program will further give full play to the institutional advantages of Macau’s “one country, two systems”. In this regard, Macau should take the opportunity to integrate into the overall situation of national development from the establishment of a new dual-cycle development pattern in the country, in order to promote the appropriate diversification of Macau’s industrial economy, to promote the successful practice of Macau’s “one country, two systems” in the new era, and to achieve The great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation has made greater contributions.

“The Guangdong-Macao Intensive Cooperation Zone should cooperate with the various tasks in the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. The governments of the two places should work together to implement the relevant work and strive to contribute to the construction of the Greater Bay Area and at the same time revitalize the economy of Macau. To provide a more solid foundation for the successful practice of’one country, two systems’.” said Lin Lunwei, member of the Macao Legislative Council and vice president of the Macao Federation of Trade Unions.

Jinan University’s “One Belt One Road” and Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Research Institute Deputy Dean Zhong Yun believes that as a new platform to promote a moderately diversified economy in Macau and a new space to facilitate the life and employment of Macau residents, Macau should The Hengqin Guangdong-Macao Intensive Cooperation Zone is regarded as a new starting point for Macao to participate in the construction of a new dual-cycle development pattern and to play the leading role of the important central city in the Greater Bay Area.

Make good use of the advantages of the “one country, two systems” system

Chou Yonghao, president of the Macau Chinese New Youth Association, believes that under the influence of the global new crown pneumonia epidemic, Macau is a highly export-oriented economy. It is inevitable to suffer a certain impact, which further highlights the importance of the diversified development of the industry. In the 21 years since Macao’s return to the motherland, the construction of Macao’s “one center, one platform, one base” has been steadily advanced. However, resource constraints such as land and human resources have become the main difficulties for Macao to develop diversified industries. Therefore, how to make good use of the system advantages of “one country, two systems” to advance Guangdong and Macao’s cooperation in building Hengqin’s system innovation and promoting the integration of Macao’s enterprises and residents into the development of Hengqin will be an important issue in the future.

“Hengqin is an important part of the moderately diversified economic development of Macao. The construction of the Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone in Hengqin is expected to provide Macao with more room for development.” Lin Lunwei said, “The 14th Five-Year Plan” It is stated in the plan to support Macau’s development of characteristic industries such as R&D and manufacturing of Chinese medicine, characteristic finance, high-tech, convention, exhibition and trade. The Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone will enable Macau to have better conditions and space to develop emerging industries and make greater contributions to the overall development of the Greater Bay Area.

Zhong Yun said that the Hengqin Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone will become a test field for Guangdong-Macao cooperation model innovation, carrying the important mission of promoting the prosperity and stability of Macao’s economy and society in the new stage, and “one country, two systems”.

Jointly develop the Hengqin article

Member of the Legislative Council of Macau and Chairman of the Macau Good Homes Association Huang Jiezhen said that the number of Macau residents living and working in Guangdong has increased in recent years. , But there is still a certain gap between the two places in terms of laws, social services and medical systems. The Guangdong-Macao in-depth cooperation zone can adopt a lifestyle that is closer to that of Macau, try first in the in-depth cooperation zone, and then radiate to other cities in the Greater Bay Area.

Huang Jiezhen believes that in terms of medical development, the model of the Macau specialist medical system can be extended to the in-depth cooperation zone. You can also refer to the model of Hong Kong and the mainland cooperating to build hospitals in Shenzhen. In addition to serving Macau residents, It will also make mainland residents feel the advantages of the “one country, two systems” system. Macau residents can take advantage of the mainland’s advantages in technology, innovation, and industrial chain to upgrade the expertise of medical personnel, complement each other’s advantages, and achieve win-win cooperation. In the future, the two places can join hands in the in-depth cooperation zone in conjunction with the traditional Chinese medicine park to develop a large-scale health industry, carry out medical tourism and medical health care projects, and promote the diversified economic development of Macau.

Zhou Yonghao believes that by further opening up the flow of human resources, capital, technology and other elements on the land of Hengqin in the future, it will create unlimited possibilities and opportunities. After years of development, Hengqin now has high-quality infrastructure, and with the help of institutional innovation, it will gradually build a life circle with Macau characteristics in transportation, medical care and other food, clothing, housing and transportation, and realize the “senseless shuttle” between Qin and Macau, which will enable Macau Residents quickly adapt and integrate into Hengqin to improve living comfort and happiness in life.

“Promoting the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a major national strategic plan and an important measure for the state to support Macao’s integration into the overall national development.” Zhou Yonghao said that Guangdong-Macao cooperation in the development of Hengqin is a new era in Macao New tasks are also new opportunities for Macau. The whole society of Macau should actively seize the opportunity, give full play to its strengths, and work together to develop the article on Hengqin, to contribute to the diversified industry of Macau, and to plant blessings for the next generation of Macau.

(This newspaper, Macau, June 21st)