China Inaugurates Three Free Trade Zones
(CHINA OUT) Governor of Guangdong Province Zhu Xiaodan (R3), Hu Chunhua (L4), secretary of the CPC Guangdong Provincial Committee, and Leung Chun Ying (R2), Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, attend the unveiling ceremony of Guangdong Free Trade Zone at Nansha District on April 21, 2015 in Guangzhou, Guangdong province of China. China has given the go-ahead for three more free-trade zones, Guangdong, Fujian and Tianjin FTZs. Reported from the state media that Guangdong FTZ aims to speed economic integration with neighbouring Hong Kong special administrative region of China, Fujian is focussed on Taiwan, which China considers part of its sovereign territory and Tianjin to push better integration the city with nearby Beijing and Hebei province. The founding of three FTZs is new approach to guide China's economic and political development.
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