[Zhuhai] Maliuzhou tunnel to finish in 2017
The Maliuzhou tunnel, linking Hengqin New Area with the outside world, is China's first undersea shield tunnel with a super large diameter. Tunnel construction is now in full swing after the tunnel shield "Ren'ao" officially started to operate on January 22.
[Zhuhai] Naming of 2nd Hengqin Bridge hot issue
The 2nd Hengqin Bridge has been in use since December 30, 2015 and an online poll to choose its name has attracted much public attention.
[Zhuhai] Hengqin opens first expressway
The first expressway in the Hengqin New Area, connecting Hengqin North and Hongwan, has been officially opened to traffic, the Information Times reported.
[Zhuhai] New move for Hengqin's foreign exchange reform
A meeting to promote pilot policies to reform foreign exchange management in the Hengqin Area of China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone was held in Hengqin's Planning and Construction Exhibition Hall on January 12.
[Zhuhai] Exemption list for different HK and Macao business practices issued
Hengqin New Area issued its first exemption list for Hong Kong and Macao business practices which are different from local ones, according to a press conference on January 20, 2016.
[Zhuhai] 2nd Hengqin Bridge to open before Spring Festival
The asphalt pavement on the 2nd Hengqin Bridge is expected to be finished by the middle of December and the bridge is scheduled for opening before the Spring Festival 2016.
International Bio & Healthcare Summit held in Hengqin
The 2015 International Bio & Healthcare Summit – M&A Conference was held in Hengqinon November 12. Jointly organized by the Zhuhai Branch of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Healthcare Investment Elite Summit and Zhuhai Recycling Times Media Corporation, it attracted more than 300 institutional investors and representatives from over 500 business of the healthcare industry.
Zhuhai-Beijing High-speed Railway boost Hengqin's property market
A high-speed railway connecting Zhuhai to Beijing will be opened, reported Guangzhou Railway Group Corporation on November 13. This has greatly boosted Hengqin’s property market.
[Zhuhai] Hengqin opens new page of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao tourism
"Centered on the theme of "Free Trade Zone (FTZ) and Tourism Development,” the forum invited lots of tourism experts as well as elites and discussed the FTZ’s tourism reform and development. Also, they had an in-depth exploration of the innovation mechanisms which will better promote China’s tourism services and industrial development.
[Zhuhai] Three power transformer substations built in Hengqin
For the development characteristics of Hengqin, the Zhuhai Power Supply Bureau of China Southern Power Grid has set up three power transformer substations in Hengqin over the years. Their 35 transmission lines have formed an electricity grid network of 20 kilovolts (KV).