Guangdong, HK to deepen comprehensive cooperation

Officials of the Guangdong and Hong Kong governments signed a number of agreements on cooperation in various fields at the 22th Plenary of the Hong Kong-Guangdong Cooperation Joint Conference on May 14. According to the joint conference, Guangdong and Hong Kong will strengthen cooperation in five aspects, i.e. taking continuous epidemic prevention and control measures to promote the…

SUSTech enters world top 300 for first time

SHENZHEN-BASED Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) advances 45 places to No. 275 in the 18th edition of QS World University Rankings 2022 released by global higher education analysts Quacquarelli Symonds. It is the first time SUSTech has entered the world top 300. Another local university, Shenzhen University, ranks in the 601st-650th category. Southern…

Shenzhen targets annual GDP growth rate at 6% for 2021-25

SHENZHEN has set its sights on having its gross domestic product (GDP) grow 6 percent annually between 2021 and 2025 and its total economic volume exceed 4 trillion yuan (US$626.4 billion) by 2025, according to the city’s outline for its 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025) and long-term targets for 2035. The outline, which was released Wednesday,…

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…

Shared open data innovation contest starts 2021

A CEREMONY marking the launch of the 2021 Shared Open Data Innovation Contest (SODiC) was held in the Shenzhen Institute for Talent Development in Nanshan District. The contest, scheduled to be held between April and August, is hosted by the Guangdong Provincial Government Services and Data Management Bureau and the Shenzhen Municipal Government and co-organized…

Dialogue urges intl. innovation cooperation

REPRESENTATIVES with some 60 innovative units from 20 countries attended a dialogue on international innovation cooperation held both online and offline at the Langham Hotel Shenzhen in Futian District. Due to the pandemic, most of the overseas attendees joined the online session. A scene at yesterday’s dialogue on international innovation cooperation held at the Langham Hotel Shenzhen…

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…

On-site job fair for expatriates set for April 25

A JOB fair for expats living in China will be held April 25 in Hall 4 of the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center in Futian District, the organizer of the Conference on International Exchange of Professionals (CIEP) said over the weekend. As one of the three job fairs that are designed for returnees, expats and…

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…