Hong Kong

Belt and Road Summit: collaboration is key

Under the theme “Collaborate for Success” the third Belt and Road Summit illuminated major Initiative developments. Shinta Widjaja Kamdani of Indonesia’s Sintesa Group spoke of Hong Kong playing a vital role as her company developed an eco-tourism special economic zone. Meanwhile, Mark Moseley of the Global Infrastructure Hub said Hong Kong has a huge advantage for handling significant public-private infrastructure project risks.

Speakers:
Vincent HS Lo, Chairman, Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Belt and Road Summit 2018: Cyberport’s digital dividend

With over 1,000 tech companies and start-ups, Hong Kong Cyberport is a Hong Kong ICT leader and hub for the “Digital Silk Road”, said Chairman Dr Lee George Lam. Speaking beside the Belt and Road Summit, he said Cyberport start-ups offer a full range of new technologies including AI while Hong Kong as a leading financial technology centre is set to assist the rest of the Belt and Road market.

Belt and Road Summit 2018: Philippine prospects

The Chinese mainland’s support and investment on Belt and Road prospects in the Philippines are welcomed by both the public and private sectors, says Manuel Pangilinan, Chairman of Metro Pacific Investments. He said Metro Pacific Investments is open to great opportunities for infrastructure contracting such as toll ways and bridges while Hong Kong can be the hub for Belt and Road business from Asia to Europe.