By Sam Farrands, Tao Zhangqi, Zhao Xianlong, Lin Jia and Deng Yong King & Wood Mallesons

The most significant Belt & Road Project, the Greater Bay Area Initiative is the central government’s plan to link the cities of Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Foshan, Zhongshan, Dongguan, Huizhou, Jiangmen and Zhaoqing into an integrated economic hub.  The current population of the Greater Bar Area is approximately 68 million people with a combined GDP of over US$1.3 trillion.  By 2030 it is forecast to grow to 86 million, with GDP expected to exceed US$4.6 trillion.
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作者:Sam Farrands 陶章启 赵显龙 林嘉 邓咏 金杜律师事务所

大湾区发展计划是“一带一路”项目重要的一环,亦是中央政府连接香港、澳门、广州、深圳、珠海、佛山、中山、东莞、惠州、江门和肇庆九大城市,打造一体化的经济枢纽的计划。大湾区目前人口约6,800万人,国内生产总值共计超过1.3万亿美元。预计到了2030年,其人口将增至8,600万人,而国内生产总值预计将超过4.6万亿美元。
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