SZ Ranks First in China in Economic Competitiveness

Shenzhen has become the most economically competitive city in the country, followed by Hong Kong and Shanghai, according to a report by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). Taipei, Guangzhou, Tianjin, Beijing, Macao, Suzhou and Wuhan were also on the list of the Top 10 most competitive cities in terms of economy, said the…

SZU Ranks First Nationwide in PCT Application

Shenzhen University (SZU) made a giant leap by becoming the higher learning institution in China with the most PCT applications in 2016, according to a report released by the World Intellectual Property Organization in Geneva. The other two Chinese universities to make the top 20 list globally in terms of PCT numbers are Tsinghua University…

Tencent World’s 8th-Most Valuable Brand

The Shenzhen-based Internet giant, Tencent, made its way to No. 8 among the world’s 100 most valuable brands, according to the 2017 BrandZ study released by WPP, the world leader in marketing communications. With a brand value increase of 27 percent to US$108.3 billion, it is the first time a Chinese company has entered the…