The manufacturing industry is regarded as the foundation of Dongguan, and has made sure the city is well known around the world. Focusing on the development of sci-tech innovation and manufacturing industry, Dongguan will make an effort to participate in the construction of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) by taking advantage of its current industrial and technological bases.
Xiao Biliang, Deputy Director-General of the Development and Reform Bureau of Dongguan Municipal Government, Executive Deputy Director of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Affairs Office of Dongguan Municipal Government [Photo by Lufei]
These remarks were delivered by Xiao Biliang, Deputy Director-General of the Development and Reform Bureau of Dongguan Municipal Government, Executive Deputy Director of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Affairs Office of Dongguan Municipal Government, in an exclusive interview with Southcn.com and Newsgd.com, sharing his opinion on Dongguan's role and future plans regarding the development of the GBA.
After the signing of the Framework Agreement on Deepening Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Cooperation in the Development of the Bay Area in 2017, Dongguan is striving to build an advanced manufacturing center in the GBA, by enhancing the transformation of innovative sci-tech, and expanding opening-up and cooperation.
The city has played a key role in the construction of the International Sci-tech Innovation Center in the GBA and it has launched a number of policies to support innovative development.
In regards to the construction of a modern industrial system and infrastructure facilities, Dongguan has accelerated the construction of an advanced manufacturing center for the GBA, held a joint conference on industrial cooperation in Hong Kong and has constructed a station in the Chang'an New District for the Shenzhen-Maoming railway.