Fortune smiles on city that pledges it ‘can do’ even better
The city’s slogan is “Chengdu, can do,” and now the capital of Sichuan Province is exploring ways of doing it even better. In the year since Chengdu hosted the Fortune Global Forum and later the World Chinese Entrepreneurs Convention, its development has shown no signs of letting up. “Chengdu is going full steam ahead with plans to attract world-class investment and high-end projects after the two great events introduced the city to a wider world, and Chengdu has leapfrogged into prominence as an investment magnet.”
Jul 01, 2014
Merkel says Chengdu has vital role
German Chancellor praises city's approach toward efficient, sustainable development, adding it could last not just 10-20 years but much longer German Chancellor Angela Merkel paid a whistle-stop visit to Chengdu on July 6, and singled out the western Chinese city as a place she and her government have been watching closely.