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visit, Mr Moore will discuss the preparations for the 3rd WTO Ministerial
Meeting in Seattle with senior government officials, including The Hon. Tung Chee Hwa,
Chief Executive; The Hon. Donald Tsang, Financial Secretary; and Mr Chau Tak Hay,
Secretary for Trade and Industry.
China, has always been a good WTO citizen," said Mr Moore, "and there is much to
learn from them and their regional insights."
Moores visit to Hong Kong, China, will be his second engagement as WTO
director-general designate, following his meeting with ministers and senior officials from
African, Caribbean and Pacific countries at the end of July. Mr Moore will continue to
meet with delegations from member governments to learn, first hand, their positions on the
myriad of issues that are before the WTO.
Mr Moore was
chosen as the new Director-General by the WTO General Council on 22 July. He will
officially take office on 1 September.