Why China is struggling to realise its dream of a Hainan hi-tech paradise

//Why China is struggling to realise its dream of a Hainan hi-tech paradise

Why China is struggling to realise its dream of a Hainan hi-tech paradise

With just one year left to turn the economically troubled southern island province of Hainan – known as China’s Hawaii – into a world class free trade zone, its officials have been busy during Beijing’s 11-day National People’s Congress, the country’s annual rubber stamp parliamentary sessions.“We are doing three days’ work in one day for the opportunities [arising from the free trade zone plan], ” Liu Cigui, Hainan’s Communist Party boss, said in a provincial panel meeting last week which was…

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