25 Aug 2003
TDC welcomes Romanian President
Speaking at a cocktail reception on August 25 organised by
the Trade Development Council, Romanian President Ion Iliescu said the country
will have a consulate in Hong Kong towards the end of the year. The President
said Hong Kong is very significant to connect Romania economically with the
Romania is expected to join the European Union during the next enlargement round by 2007. In the first half of 2003, total exports of Hong Kong to Romania increased by 60% to HK$108 million.