HK, Macao advisers call for further SZ-HK sci-tech cooperation

Hong Kong and Macao political advisors in Shenzhen shared ideas on the construction of the Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone and the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Cooperation Zone in Futian at a panel discussion at the annual meeting of the city’s political advisory body that opened recently. The discussion was…

GBA construction promotes integration of GD, HK, Macao

The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), which accounts for less than 0.6 percent of the territory area of China, has been contributing about 12 percent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) since 2016. The GBA is one of the regions that enjoy the highest level of opening up and the strongest economic vitality. Since the…

Sci-tech startup grows fast in Qianhai

Zhao Junjian said his company would not have become a leading player in the combat robot field in five years’ time without having the advantage of being in Qianhai’s favorable entrepreneurial environment. Zhao founded GJS Robot at the Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Innovation and Entrepreneur Hub (E-hub) in Qianhai five years ago. The startup specializes in…

Experts Online System(EO System) was launched on March 16

中国国际人才交流大会全新项目对接平台——海外人才交流洽谈系统(EO系统)于3月16日上线试运行。 The brand-new project-matching platform of Conference on International Exchange of Professionals(CIEP), Experts Online System(EO System) was launched on March 16 for trial operation. 平台设置中、英、俄三语界面,提供“我的发布”“我的应答” “我的收藏”“我的评价”以及“政策动态”“新闻活动”等模块,具有信息发布和应答功能,实现中国(大陆)机构和境外合作机构双向发布和应答“人才需求”“人才资源”和“项目合作”三类信息的功能。 The platform is provided with trilingual interfaces, Chinese, English and Russian, consists of such modules as “My Releases”, “My Response”, “Favorites”, “Comments”,  “Policy Dynamics”, “News & Events”. Withing information release…

KPMG opens smart innovation space in Qianhai

A world-known accounting firm opened a smart innovation center in the Qianhai Shimao Tower, as Qianhai has been pushing forward building a cluster of Shenzhen and Hong Kong-funded modern service industries in the free trade area. KPMG, one of the Big Four accounting firms, inaugurated its smart innovation space that applies advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence,…

QH, Shantou to jointly serve HK, Macao, overseas Chinese youths

The Qianhai Authority signed a partnership agreement March 20 with the authority of Overseas Chinese Economic and Cultural Cooperation Experimental Zone in Shantou City to jointly offer services to young people from Hong Kong, Macao and overseas Chinese on the Chinese mainland. Huang Min, chief of the Party committee of the Qianhai Authority, said at the…

SMIC teams up with SZ to build US$2.35b chip foundry

CHINA’S largest chipmaker Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has entered into an agreement with the Shenzhen government to build a new wafer fabrication plant in the tech hub. The new plant, to be operated by SMIC Shenzhen, will focus on mature chipmaking technologies of 28-nanometer and above, with the aim of producing 40,000 12-inch (30-centimeter)…

SZ ranks top in technical maturity

(Source |China Daily) SHENZHEN takes first place in technical maturity among 47 Chinese cities in a report jointly released by China Development Research Foundation (CDRF) and accounting firm PwC on Friday. It also takes leading positions in other criteria such as resilience, transportation and urban planning, sustainable development, culture and quality of life, and ease…

SZ airport rated among world’s best in service

SHENZHEN Bao’an International Airport has been named one of the world’s nine best airports serving more than 40 million passengers by Airports Council International (ACI) World, the global trade representative of the world’s airports. The honor, announced by ACI on Monday, comes as part of ACI World’s Airport Service Quality (ASQ) program. Staffers at Shenzhen…

Maglev rail to bring delta cities closer

GUANGDONG has proposed building a maglev rail linking Shanghai in the Yangtze River Delta and Guangzhou and Shenzhen in the Pearl River Delta. According to the Guangdong Land Space Development Plan (2020-2035) recently released by the Guangdong Provincial Natural Resources Department, it will take about 2.5 hours and 3.6 hours from Shenzhen to Shanghai and…