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AVIC Holds AVIC International Forum 2018
  • source: AVIC
  •   publish date:2018-09-06
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On September 5, the AVIC International Forum 2018, hosted by the Aviation Industry Corporation of China, Ltd., (AVIC), was held in Hong Kong. Themed by New Era, New image, New Development, this forum aims to present Hong Kong with the achievements made in the China’s aviation manufacturing industry in terms of industry development, international promotion and scientific innovation as well as to further enhance AVIC’s relationship with the Hong Kong market and the Hong Kong’s science and technology community so as to add new energy to the AVIC’s development. It was launched by Leung Chun-ying, Vice Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Qiu Hong, Director of Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Hong Kong S.A.R., and Tan Ruisong, Chairman of AVIC. The forum was presided by AVIC’s Executive Vice President Chen Yuanxian.

Mr. Leung said in his address that the AVIC’s forum in Hong Kong affirms the HK’s position as the international multi-industry center. In the Thirteenth Five-Year Plan, the Government clearly expresses ‘To support Hong Kong to consolidate and upgrade its position as the international finance, shipping and trade center. Along the path towards the Chinese whole reform and opening up, Hong Kong is believed to play a more significant role in the AVIC’s development.

Tan Ruisong made a keynote speech with the title To Strive for New Era in Opening and Integration. He said that under the call of the great opportunity of developing the Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay Area in New Era, only by being integrated in Hong Kong for multi-level and multi-direction cooperation and giving full play to the advantages of science and technology, industry and regional coordination, can AVIC increase new development power and be involved in the great construction of the Hong Kong’s prosperity and the Bay Area. AVIC will further widen its global view and form a benefit community with its partners as Hong Kong and the Bay Area for new win-win cooperation with the global investors.

During the forum, Ba Shusong, Chief China Economist of Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Wei Shyy, President of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Chu Gang, COO of China International Capital Corporation Limited(CICC) and Chairman of Capital Market Business Committee of CICC, and Georges Xu, CEO of Airbus China, exchanged their views with the guests at present

Mr. Chen Yuanxian said in his interview that AVIC has regarded Hong Kong an important capital operation and international development platform. Up to now, 4 companies including AviChina and Nexteer are listed in Hong Kong, and 46 companies are registered in Hong Kong. It is believed that Hong Kong will continue to play its international link role.