Tag Archives: biotechnology

GMO crop approval may open door to biotech seed imports in China

China’s decision to approve the use of two new varieties of genetically modified crops may signal a willingness to allow US agricultural companies to market biotech seeds on the mainland. Last week’s move to accept genetically engineered corn and soybean varieties developed by Dow Chemical Co and Monsanto Co comes after China agreed in May […]

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Biotechnology incubator opens doors in Boston

Chinese investors have begun to shift target industries in the US to the high-tech sector and the trend just took a big step in Boston.

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City’s fortunes inextricably linked to those of giant pandas

Chengdu, already a top draw card for visitors from around the world with its giant pandas, expects even more tourists to flood in as panda and other tourism facilities continue to be upgraded.

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Services, infrastructure are vital to trade growth

The future of China-Cuba business ties will be decided by the fast-growing services sector and trade in infrastructure construction materials, officials and industry experts said.

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City of good living draws talent with entrepreneurial show

The city of Suzhou in Jiangsu province has announced that the eighth Venture Week for International Elites 2016 will be held in July. The three-day event, from July 10 to 12, includes a forum, tours, a road show and an entrepreneurship contest aimed at encouraging entrepreneurs to set up businesses in the city, with the support of government incentives.

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Biotech firm among success stories in evolving Chengdu

The saying, “shao bu ru shu”, meaning “Do not go to Sichuan in your youth”, refers to the days when inland province was isolated.

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