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SCED to attend APEC SME Ministerial Meeting in Russia

The Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Gregory So, will depart for St Petersburg, Russia, tomorrow (August 2) to attend the 19th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Ministerial Meeting to be held on August 3.

Under the theme "Promoting SME Cooperation for Innovative Growth in the APEC Region", the SME ministers will focus on three sub-themes - assisting SMEs in internationalisation and supporting export-oriented SMEs; fostering innovative SMEs; and supporting start-ups and young entrepreneurship. Mr So will address the issue on the last sub-theme at the meeting.

Mr So will be back in Hong Kong on Sunday (August 5).

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

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