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  Nov, 27th, 2017 Monday

BFA Update

2017 Boao Youth Forum for Asia (Hong Kong) held welcome dinner

The 6th Boao Youth Forum for Asia (Hong Kong) held the welcome dinner at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center on the evening of November 1, 2017. Over 200 guests attended the welcome dinner.

WANG Zhimin delivers an opening speech at the Opening Ceremony &Plenum

WANG Zhimin noted that Hong Kong will play a bigger role in the Belt and Road Initiative. It has been pointed out in the report of the 19th CPC National Congress that Hong Kong should be granted bigger autonomy in reforming the free trade pilot zone to explore how to build a harbor of free trade, which will bring substantial benefits.

Summary: 2017 Boao Youth Forum for Asia (Hong Kong) Focuses on the Role of Youth in Globalization and Free Trade

On November 2, 2017, the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) and The Y. Elites Association held the Sixth Boao Youth Forum for Asia (Hong Kong) at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center. Under the theme of “The Future of Globalization and Free Trade—Role of the Youth”

High-Profile Figures to Attend 2017 BFA Development Summit (Macau)

2017 Boao Forum for Asia Development Summit (Macau), co-organizedby the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA), the Macao Youth Federation and Macau Universityof Science and Technology.

Secretary General ZHOU Wenzhou sends a message to young people of Hong Kong and Macau

On Nov 2nd, the Sixth Boao Youth Forum for Asia (Hong Kong) was held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center. The forum focused on the role of young people in coping with the challenges of globalization and free trade.

BFA organized its 4th member event within the year

the Secretariat of Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) organized its 4th member event within the year—visiting the Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area (TEDA).

Political and Economic News

WTO predicts that the global trade will witness moderate growth in the fourth quarter.

The latest issue of WTO report on the global trade climate predicts that in the fourth quarter, the global commodity trade will witness moderate growth.

S&P: this year, China’s Internet retail sale volume is likely to reach 1 trillion USD.

S&P rating company pointed out that China’s Internet retail sales volume will likely reach 1 trillion dollars, which will consolidate the status of China’s Internet retailing industry as taking up the biggest share in the global market.

Academy of Social Sciences: the State-Owned Enterprises lead the social responsibility development index

The CSR Blue Book (2017) released by the CSR research center of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences shows that the social responsibility development index of top 100 state-owned enterprises continues to be ahead of that of the top 100 private enterprises and top 100 foreign enterprises, in a clear trend of differentiation.

Goldman Sachs: in 2018, China’s real GDP is expected to reach 6.5%.

Goldman Sachs says that China's real GDP growth rate is expected to reach 6.5% next year. At the same time, Goldman Sachs is also optimistic about China's domestic condition in 2018.

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Development of Emerging Economies for AC2017

Asian Competitveness for AC2017

Progress of Asian Economic Integration for AC2017

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News about the members

Chen Siqing, Chairman of Bank of China attended the Sino-US Entrepreneur’s Dialogue

On November 9th, 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping and American President Donald Trump attended the Sino-US Entrepreneurs Dialogue jointly held by both governments at the Great Hall of the People, and witnessed the signing of a series of important cooperation agreements and delivered important speeches.

Huaxin becomes a shareholder in Singapore APEX

On November 16th, China Huaxin Singapore successfully completed equity transfer registration at the Singapore Asia Pacific Exchange (APEX).

Li Qingkui met with Laos Deputy Prime Minister Somdy Douangdy

On November 13th, South Power Grid Corp Party Secretary and Chairman LI Qingkui met with Laos Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Somdy Douangdy in Vientiane.

Macao foundation will launch "Macao memory"

In order to preserve the precious historical materials of Macao and pass on the memory of the city, the Macao foundation is planning to set up a large historical and cultural website of "Macao memory".

People's Insurance Company of China won the award of "Best Overseas Image Enterprise in Financial Industry"

On November 17th, the 2017 China Enterprise Overseas Image Summit Forum was held in Beijing.

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