China’s progress toward urbanisation has been unprecedented in its speed and scale over the past decade and has created vast business opportunities for a variety of service providers. In the process, a number of rural counties have been transformed into developed areas, while construction works have become commonplace in many parts of the country.
Record numbers attend 2014 World SME Expo in Hong Kong, with a particular emphasis on franchising, IPO protection, developing human capital and opening up new markets, notably with regard to opportunities across the mainland.
The opening of the HZMB may stimulate interest of more Hong Kong people in buying property in western PRD. Since many Hong Kong people live in Zhongshan, in recruiting tenants in the mall, property developers are keen to bring in more Hong Kong-style culture, such as Hong Kong-style tea cafe, and also to have service culture close to that of Hong Kong. Developers also wish to introduce more consumer services from Hong Kong.