Greater Bay construction strengthened by Chinese government measures

Greater Bay construction strengthened by Chinese government measures


The preferential policies and measures accorded to Macau by the Central Government of China will boost the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay, Macau Chief Executive Chui Sai On said in a statement.

He also said they would further facilitate the integration of Macau residents into employment, studying and housing, strengthening people, logistics and finance, and benefit the professional practices of Macau"s professional sectors.

"The Government of the Macau Special Administrative Region will endeavour to promote the implementation of preferential policies and measures, with the aim of contributing jointly to the development of the construction of the Greater Bay," said the Chief Executive.

The fifteen policies and measures adopted by the Central Government are divided into policies that aim to benefit all Macau and Hong Kong residents and policies and measures to support the professional sectors.

These include the acquisition of real estate, means of electronic payment and the residence of foreigners holding Hong Kong or Macau permanent resident ID cards in the nine cities of mainland China that are part of the Greater Bay.

The detailed list of the 15 preferential policies and measures granted to Macau and Hong Kong by the Central Government of China is as follows:

The Greater Bay Area is a city cluster formed by nine cities in Guangdong Province - namely Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Foshan, Huizhou, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Jiangmen and Zhaoqing - plus the Hong Kong SAR, and the Macau SAR.