Chengdu: Focus switches to software and innovation
To date, a total of 255 Fortune Global 500 companies have settled in Chengdu, and two-thirds of the iPads and half of Intel mobile chips produced worldwide are manufactured in the city, according to Chengdu government officials.
Sep 26, 2014
Former Australian Ambassador to China: Chengdu, already International City
“Chengdu has done well in becoming international. I know half of the Fortune Global 500 companies have made presence in the city, which provides an excellent business environment for foreign investors from around the world,” said Mr. Geoff Raby, former Australian ambassador to China.
Dec 01, 2014
Staples Sets Foot in Chengdu
Staples, a Fortune Global 500 company based in the US, will establish its western China headquarters in Chengdu’s Chenghua District.
Jul 26, 2017
Japanese Company Idemitsu Establishes Presence in Chengdu
Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd., a Fortune Global 500 company headquartered in Japan, concluded an agreement April 12 with the Chengdu Hi-tech Zone (CDHT) on the establishment of its two branch companies in the city.
Apr 17, 2018
Sanofi Builds Global R&D, Operations Hub in Chengdu
Sanofi, a French multinational pharmaceutical giant, announced July 2 to establish a global R&D and operations hub in Chengdu Hi-tech Zone (CDHT). The hub will be the first R&D center for pharmaceutical innovation and regional headquarters invested and operated by a Fortune Global 500 company in the city.