GCTL8.com (FocusAsia Media Ltd)

HONG KONG, Apr5 (FAM) – The government will almost triple the sponsorship for student exchange programmes for the mainland’s go-global strategy from HK$2.9 million last year to HK$8.2 million in the current fiscal year.

The move will benefit 900 people compared with the current 630 people, according to the Home Affairs Bureau.