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15 Mar 2018

Shenzhen Raises Subsidies for Startups

Government subsidies for the preparatory period of startups opened by returned overseas professionals and teams will be increased to 30 million yuan (US$4.75 million), doubling the amount in 2015, according to the city’s human resources and social security bureau.The bureau has simplified the application procedures, optimized review flow and shortened the granting period to ensure that applicants can get their subsidies in a timely manner.Interested applicants can apply at h...

8 Mar 2018

GD-HK-MACAO Coordinated Development Plan to be Unveiled

Premier Li Keqiang addresses delegates during the opening session of the National People’s Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Sunday.China will unveil and implement the development plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (also known as the Greater Bay Area), among other moves to promote the coordinated regional development of th...

4 Dec 2017

4 Driverless Buses Begin Trial Operation in Shenzhen

FOUR smart buses began a trial operation in Futian Bonded Zone in Shenzhen on Saturday. The smart buses, which are smaller than an ordinary bus and equipped with lidar sensors, cameras and GPS antennas, began running on a 1.2-kilometer route with three stops in the zone. They can avoid hitting pedestrians, vehicles and barriers, and can safely change lanes and stop at designated sites. The buses have a designed speed of 10 to 30 kph and have a driver who can manually brake or...


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Shenzhen-made Satellite to be Launched This Year

22 Mar 2018

A Shenzhen-made satellite will be launched into space in the second half of this year as the first test satellite for Project Hongyan, a 300-satellite communications mega-constellation built by the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp. (CASC), the Shenzhen Special Zone Daily reported on Wednesday.The constellation is a mobile telephone communications network providing coverage for Chinese mobile telephone users. The whole constellation is expected to be completed in 2023 and have...


Innovation & Entrepreneurship International Competition Shenzhen.China

The First Innovation & Entrepreneurship International Competition is the penultimate event in a series of competitions held around the world that will exhibit innovative thinking and game-changing advances in technology and industry. Participants will have the chance to gain insight and direction from senior industry specialists and therefore improve both their projects and their experience of working with leaders in the China market.

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