Tag Archives: Hi-tech

Worldwide technology park group encourages partnership

Chengdu is building an alliance of world-class scientific and industrial development zones. At a summit attended by representatives from development zones on May 10, Chengdu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone and Sophia Antipolis, a leading European technology park, proposed building a confederation of first-class high-tech parks. The proposal won applause, and about 80 representatives from around […]

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City rapidly grows into main regional biotech base

Chengdu, one of the most dynamic cities in the country, is rapidly becoming one of western China’s most important bio-industry centers, as it continues to work with international entities in the field.

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High-tech firms set sights on Chengdu

Chengdu is both a pioneer in the country’s opening-up and a leading destination for funds from international high-tech companies looking to invest in the region.

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City sets course for restructuring

A city famous for its steel industry wants to become China’s Silicon Valley, Zhang Haizhou reports. An intricate model of the P.L.A. Navy’s minesweeper Zhangjiagang occupies a place of distinction in Yao Linrong’s office, where the Party chief steers the course of the city for which the warship is named. Yao said the roughly 1-meter […]

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Zhongguancun’s global ambitions

U.S. expert: Beijing firms make software on par with Silicon Valley, Zhuan Ti reports. The high-tech business hub Zhongguancun in Beijing aspires to be a truly global center of technological innovation by 2020, said Guo Hong, director of its administrative committee.  Dubbed China’s Silicon Valley, the area has made breakthroughs in core technologies in a […]

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Research made real at Xi’an tech transfer market

A little device can make a big difference — which is the way the Xi’an Hi-Tech Zone has been trying to distinguish itself from so many new industrial parks in China.  Developed on former vegetable plots and fish ponds outside the ancient city of Xi’an in Shaanxi province, the zone now hosts operations from 100- […]

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