Yesterday (21st) morning, 2021 Financial Street Forum Annual Conference held market-driven RMB internationalization and Beijing-Hong Kong special exchange activities, Government officials in Beijing and Hong Kong, experts and scholars, and corporate representatives to discuss RMB internationalization. Deputy Secretary of the Beijing Municipal Committee, mayor Chen Jining attended and delivered a speech. Chen Jining said that Beijing as the National Financial Management Center, as an important part of the "two districts" construction, in promoting digital monetary pilots, financial market access, capital market open, financial institutions, financial technology sandbox supervision, etc. A active progress has been made to drive a batch of landmark projects. Under the guidance of the National Financial Management Department, steadily promote capital projects can be exchanged, improve the convenience of regular projects, and make useful explorations in promoting the internationalization of RMB. Hong Kong is an important trading partner in Beijing, the largest foreign sources and the most foreign investment.
Beijing is in depth, General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech at the Global Services Trade Summit of China International Services Trade Fair in 2021, stepped up research and formulating the Beijing program, the international high-level free trade agreement, and the first trial of the first test, including the financial industry The open development of service industry has created important opportunities.
Beijing will further deepen cooperation with Hong Kong to jointly explore new pathways and open new paths, expand cooperation scenes, encourage more Hong Kong financial institutions to set up branches in Beijing, and support Beijing companies to carry out international operations through Hong Kong; with financial cooperation as a link Creating a better scientific and technological innovation, the establishment of the North Exchange is an opportunity, deepening the new three-board reform, strengthens the complementary advantages of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, supports long-term capital and patience capital investment technology innovation; with financial technology as a breakthrough, create digital economic development The first-handed advantage, promoting the construction of the statutory digital currency test area and the digital financial system, and the international rules in the financial field should be carried out first, and it is a more favorable environment for the internationalization of the RMB.
Beijing will continue to improve the rule of law environment, policy system and service mechanism, create more opportunities and better environments for all financial institutions and companies in Beijing.
Welcome people from all walks of life at home and abroad to Beijing to innovate, seek common future, develop together.
Chen Maobo, the Financial Secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, delivered speeches on the video of the Hong Kong venue, and the Bank of China Liu Jin said. (Reporter Yang Ban).