HK to open trade and economic office in Moscow

28-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Tass | 6:00 AM Print This Post

The new office will bring cooperation between the parties in trade, economy, innovative technologies and development of youth exchanges to a new level, the government’s press service said

Hong Kong plans to open its trade and economic office in Moscow. Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Carrie Lam made such a statement during the meeting with Russian Foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, press service of the local government said on Tuesday.

“Hong Kong and Russia have made good progress in the cooperation in various areas, with the total merchandise trade up more than 20 percent over 2017 to around $35.8 billion last year,” Lam said, cited by the press service.

The new office will bring cooperation between the parties in trade, economy, innovative technologies and development of youth exchanges to a new level, the press service said.

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