Shenzhen’s Qianhai economic zone, which is set to expand to eight times its original size. Photo: Getty Shenzhen’s Qianhai economic zone, which is set to expand to eight times its original size. Photo: Getty
Shenzhen’s Qianhai economic zone, which is set to expand to eight times its original size. Photo: Getty

Why is mainland China giving Hong Kong a chunk of land in Qianhai? It’s betting on using the zone as test bed for China’s financial reform and opening up

  • Authorities will position Qianhai as window to reform and open up nation’s financial services sector, senior official says
  • Hong Kong’s status as a global financial hub is viewed as a key part in ensuring the zone offers high quality professional service

Topic |   Greater Bay Area
Shenzhen’s Qianhai economic zone, which is set to expand to eight times its original size. Photo: Getty Shenzhen’s Qianhai economic zone, which is set to expand to eight times its original size. Photo: Getty
Shenzhen’s Qianhai economic zone, which is set to expand to eight times its original size. Photo: Getty
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