Chongqing, Chengdu cooperate on opening-up highland

Authors: China Daily

2020-03-04

Southwest China's two national new areas -- Liangjiang New Area in Chongqing municipality and Tianfu New Area in Chengdu, Sichuan province -- held their first joint conference on Feb 28 to promote regional economic circle development, according to officials.
The meeting was seen as enhancing cooperation between both areas, which will make Chengdu-Chongqing region an influential national center for the economy and technology innovation, an opening-up highland, as well as an ideal place to live.
Officials said both new areas would work closely in strategic coordination, inland opening-up new modes, transportation interconnections, industrial interactive development, technology innovation center construction and reforms in multiple areas.
They added that as one of the priorities, the construction of an inland opening-up highland will allow both Liangjiang and Tianfu to have complementary advantages in the Belt and Road Initiative and the Yangtze River Economic Belt.
Chongqing, Chengdu cooperate on opening-up highland
Both areas will further their cooperation in aviation and rail-water combined transportation -- relying on the China Express Railway, aviation hubs and national logistics hubs.
Plans are for Liangjiang and Tianfu to also support technological cooperation between enterprises, in order to build and share national key labs, as well as innovation platforms. Focusing on competitive and leading industries, both areas aim at breakthroughs in cutting-edge technologies.
During the joint conference, Liangjiang and Tianfu agreed to set up work teams and form a normalized cooperation mechanism, to achieve development in some key areas every year.

Chengdu Strengthens Cooperation with Nottingham

On October 28 (local time), an economic and trade promotion conference, co-held by the Chengdu Municipal People’s Government and Nottingham City Council, was convened in Nottingham, the UK.

Oct 31, 2019

Discovering the Underlying Creativity of the City

Michiel Roosjen, or Wu Zhiyuan in Chinese, is the Chief Representative of Creative Holland and founder of About Asia. Majoring in economics with a specialization in real estate science, he graduated from the Fontys University Eindhoven in the Netherlands. He first visited China in 2009, and by now has lived and worked in Guilin, Shanghai, Xiamen and other Chinese cities. He has been in Chengdu for more than five years.

Nov 11, 2019

Chengdu Ranks 54th Worldwide in Economic Competitiveness

On November 12, the National Academy of Economic Strategy (NAES), Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), and UN-Habitat co-released a report measuring economic competitiveness and sustainable competitiveness of 1,006 cities all over the world.

Nov 13, 2019

Chengdu to Offer RMB48 Bln to Major Projects for Public Well-being

The Chengdu Municipal Development and Reform Commission (CMDRC) and China Development Bank Sichuan Branch will provide RMB48 billion to major businesses and projects in Chengdu, to ensure the stable economic growth of the city amid the COVID-19 outbreak, said sources from the CMDRC on February 20.

Feb 21, 2020

Sichuan Signs 16 Biomedical Projects Online

On February 27, the Sichuan Provincial Bureau of Economic Cooperation and Sichuan Provincial Medical Products Administration co-held an investment promotion and project-signing event online.

Feb 28, 2020

Share to WeChat Close
Scan via WeChat!

About Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Link to Us | Contact Us

蜀ICP备14024942号-1 Go成都 www.gochengdu.cn