On November 24th, the 2023 Zhuhai High-Quality Development Forum for Digital Trade, organized by the Zhuhai Association of Service Trade and Outsourcing 珠海市服務貿易和外包產業協會 (referred to as ZASTO) and co-organized by APJ, was successfully held in Zhuhai.
Nearly 200 participants, including representatives from the Municipal Commerce Bureau, the Hengqin Guangdong-Macao In-depth Cooperation Zone Economic Development Bureau, various district commerce departments, enterprises, and institutions, attended the forum. APJ received the honor of outstanding case in service outsourcing from the Zhuhai Municipal Service Outsourcing.
Under the theme of “Promoting Development through Bay Area Cooperation, Shaping the Future through Digital Dreams,” the conference brought together industry elites and showcased the latest achievements in the industry from Zhuhai, Hong Kong, and Macao. It aimed to explore the “code” for the development of the Bay Area and discuss the new driving forces for the economic development of Zhuhai.
Invited guests, including Dr. Kelvin Wan, PMP 尹世全 from City University of Hong Kong’s EMBA program and researcher and doctoral supervisor NAIHUA GU 顧乃華 from Jinan University’s Institute of Industrial Economics, delivered exciting presentations and facilitated discussions among the participants.
Furthermore, to better showcase the development trends and cutting-edge achievements of Zhuhai’s service outsourcing industry and highlight the demonstration and leading role of new services, models, and formats, the ZASTO collected and selected outstanding outsourcing cases prior to the conference. APJ was honoured with the title of “Outstanding Case in Service Outsourcing – Zhuhai Service Practice Case《珠海市服務外包優秀案例-珠海服務實務案例》”
In addition, to promote the high-quality development of the city’s service trade, the ZASTO released the group standard titled “Evaluation Criteria for Innovative Capabilities in Service Outsourcing 《服務外包創新能力評估規範》” during the conference. The standard was edited by the ZASTO and participated in by several outstanding companies in the industry. Its purpose is to assist local enterprises in reducing transaction costs and improving service quality through standardized rules, providing a solid foundation for enhancing their competitiveness.
As a vice president unit of the ZASTO, APJ actively participated in the formulation of this standard. By continuously improving service quality and striving to become a benchmark in the industry, APJ aims to build a reputable service outsourcing brand in Zhuhai and contribute to the high-quality development of the city’s service outsourcing industry.