BEIJING, Jan.5(Reuters)- The National Immigration Administration recently released data showing that in 2019, the country's border inspection authorities inspected 100 million entry and exit personnel, an increase of% over the previous year.
In 2019,89\" Belt and Road \"border inspection channels were set up at 18 ports in Beijing, Shanghai and other ports to provide rapid customs clearance convenience for 290000 people. The 30-day visa-free policy for Hainan's inbound tourism has benefited tens of thousands of foreigners. In Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei, the Yangtze River Delta and other places, the 144-hour visa-free policy has been introduced to facilitate more than 1.8 million people.
Recommended reading to build the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area is a national strategy that General Secretary Xi Jinping personally plans, personally deploys and personally promotes, is a new measure to promote the formation of a new pattern of comprehensive opening up in the new era, and is also a new practice to promote the development of the cause of \"one country, two systems \". On February 18 this year, the Outline of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area Development Plan was officially announced, marking the full implementation of this major national strategy.