In the 40 years since becoming a special economic zone, Shenzhen has grown from a sleepy fishing village to an economic powerhouse and centre of technological and financial innovation to rival Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan In the 40 years since becoming a special economic zone, Shenzhen has grown from a sleepy fishing village to an economic powerhouse and centre of technological and financial innovation to rival Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan
In the 40 years since becoming a special economic zone, Shenzhen has grown from a sleepy fishing village to an economic powerhouse and centre of technological and financial innovation to rival Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan

Letters | Why Shenzhen, next door to Hong Kong, is poised to be the new global financial star

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In the 40 years since becoming a special economic zone, Shenzhen has grown from a sleepy fishing village to an economic powerhouse and centre of technological and financial innovation to rival Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan In the 40 years since becoming a special economic zone, Shenzhen has grown from a sleepy fishing village to an economic powerhouse and centre of technological and financial innovation to rival Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan
In the 40 years since becoming a special economic zone, Shenzhen has grown from a sleepy fishing village to an economic powerhouse and centre of technological and financial innovation to rival Hong Kong. Photo: Martin Chan
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