SCIT meets British Secretary of State for Trade and Industry
(November 30 2006)
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The Secretary for Commerce, Industry and Technology, Mr Joseph W P Wong, met the British Secretary of State for Trade and Industry, Mr Alistair Darling, on November 30.

During the meeting, they discussed ways to enhance the economic and trade partnership between Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, and to foster greater collaboration between the two places on science and innovation technology.

Mr Wong also took the opportunity to brief Mr Darling on the business opportunities offered by the Mainland and Hong Kong Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA), and exchanged views on how to restart the negotiation on Doha Development Agenda.