Mainland and Hong Kong Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA)
Liberalisation Measures under CEPAThe Agreement on Trade in Services covers and consolidates commitments relating to liberalisation of trade in services provided in CEPA and its Supplements and also the Agreement between the Mainland and Hong Kong on Achieving Basic Liberalisation of Trade in Services in Guangdong.
|Agreement on Trade in Services|
|Liberalisation Measures under Cross-border Services (Positive List)|
|Sectors or sub-sectors||
|Specific commitments||To allow contractual service providers employed by Hong Kong service suppliers, in the mode of movement of natural persons, to provide social welfare services in the Mainland to old persons and the handicapped through residential institutions (CPC93311) and not through residential institutions (CPC93323).1|
|Reserved Restrictive Measures under Commercial Presence (Negative List)|
|8. Health Related and Social Services
|Obligations concerned||National Treatment|
Not to provide emergency relief services for disaster victims.
1 Covering the liberalisation measures provided in CEPA Supplement X.