Macau and Zhuhai cooperate to train staff in finance

22 October 2019

The Macau Monetary Authority will cooperate with the Zhuhai Financial Work Bureau to train staff working in the financial sector under a memorandum of cooperation signed on Monday in Zhuhai, in Guangdong province next to Macau, during the Macau-Zhuhai Business Summit 2019, the institution said.

The memorandum aims to establish a framework and general guidance for cooperation between the parties, including joint training of financial staff, enhanced cooperation in the provision of financial courses, organisation of financial training, as well as coordinated development of financial activities with their own characteristics.

The statement issued by the Macau Monetary Authority also said that the opening ceremony of the “Guangdong-Macau Cross-Border Cooperation Pilot Zone (Zhuhai)” located in the headquarters building of the Hengqin Islands, was also held on Monday.

According to the plan, companies in the following financial areas will be established in this pilot area, namely finance leasing, wealth management, financial technologies and their representative associations, through which support will be provided for the development of financial activities in terms of staff, venues for training and holding events.

The 2019 Macau-Zhuhai Business Summit was jointly organised by the Secretary for Economy and Finance of the Government of the Macau Special Administrative Region and the Zhuhai Municipal People’s Government. (Macauhub)