Hong Kong’s outgoing chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, addresses a session on financial connectivity at the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on May 14. Leung has labelled Hong Kong as a “super connector” between mainland China and the world. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong needs youth power in its role as a belt and road super connector

Paul Yip and Yuan Ren say the expanding younger generation in belt and road countries can bring ‘population dividends’ with rightly channelled education and training. Hong Kong’s pledge to increase funding in these areas should be welcomed

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Hong Kong’s outgoing chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, addresses a session on financial connectivity at the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on May 14. Leung has labelled Hong Kong as a “super connector” between mainland China and the world. Photo: Handout
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