Guangming District celebrated 3rd anniversary

GUANGMING District celebrated its third anniversary on September 19. The district was given the historical mission of building “a world-class science city and the northern center of Shenzhen” when it was established in 2018. A bird’s-eye view of Guangming District. Open, innovative areaGuangming is located at an important site in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay…

Silicon Valley entrepreneur pursues a career in GBA

A STROLL in places like Shekou Net Valley, one of Shenzhen’s many industrial parks incubating high-tech startups, often gives a glimpse into the hottest tech trends. It may also lead to an informative talk with an aspiring entrepreneur like Raj Oswal. 坐落在前海蛇口自贸区内的蛇口网谷,是深圳众多的科技产业基地之一。来这里转一转,可以让人迅速了解科技发展的新趋势,幸运的话,还可以遇到老罗这样的外国创业者,听他谈谈科技、聊聊梦想。 Sent to Shenzhen in April 2019 by Gupshup, a San Francisco-headquartered company, the…

Art Shenzhen tries to be a new model for art fairs

ART Shenzhen 2021 was held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center in Futian District. Ye Jianqiang, secretary-general of the Organizing Committee of Art Shenzhen, said this year’s Art Shenzhen will have more galleries and institutions, more abundant sections and more professional content, bringing the audience and art enthusiasts a contemporary art feast. A total…

Mayor vows to elevate SZ-HK cooperation in Qianhai

SHENZHEN will marshal full resources of the city to widen Qianhai’s opening up and take the cooperation between Shenzhen and Hong Kong to a new level, said Shenzhen Mayor Qin Weizhong via video link at a news conference held by the State Council Information Office recently in Beijing. The news conference was held days after…

Global innovation contest opens registration

REGISTRATION for the Fifth China (Shenzhen) International Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition starts today, offering a total of 10.71 million yuan (US$1.66 million) in awards to contestants. An individual winner could have a chance to receive an award of up to 1.35 million yuan. Interested contestants can register via the contest’s official website at http://www.itcsz.cn, its organizer,…

Expats call for more exchange activities

Foreign representatives attending the meeting in Nanshan District to further facilitate international exchanges and cooperation called for more activities for social networking between local and foreign-funded businesses and the local government. “Meeting in Shenzhen Bay, Fostering a New Development Paradigm” Nanshan District Conference on International Cooperation and Exchange was co-hosted by Foreign Affairs Office of…

Shenzhen innovative measures recommended nationwide

CHINA’S top economic planner has called for cities nationwide to borrow a page from Shenzhen in terms of its innovative measures and experience. In a notice released yesterday, the National Development and Reform Commission listed a total of 47 measures and practices in five aspects that have been employed by Shenzhen since the 18th National…

City unveils action plan to boost consumer spending

SHENZHEN has unveiled a three-year action plan to stimulate consumer spending in its latest effort to build itself into an international consumer spending center. The plan for 2021-23, released in the latest city government gazette, aims at improving the city’s consumption environment and product quality, increasing the supply of high-quality services, promoting new forms of…

Shenzhen tops China’s nighttime consumer spending

SHENZHEN has become the city with the most dynamic nighttime business activities in China, according to the statistics on nighttime consumer spending from Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, Shenzhen Economic Daily reported recently. Data from JD Daojia, JD.com’s on-demand retail platform, showed that during the platform’s summer promotion, the top 10 Chinese cities with the liveliest…