April 28, 2017

City opening up to foreign investment

SHANGHAI aims to attract more foreign investment by expanding its opening-up and building a more competitive market, officials said yesterday. A guideline highlighting 33 measures includes widening market

April 27, 2017

Shanghai industrial brands are put on show

SHANGHAI launched an exhibition today to showcase local industrial brands, kicking off the China Industrial Brands Tour to help enhance the brand competitiveness of the domestic producers. The exhibition,

April 26, 2017

Weng Zuliang: Bold steps needed in FTZ reforms

Weng Zuliang, Party secretary of Pudong New Area and director of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone Administration, urged officials to take the initiative, pay attention to coordination, and realize reform

April 25, 2017

Medtronic to move China headquarters to Expo Park

US medical technology firm Medtronic announced to relocate its headquarters for Greater China to Qiantan, a section of Pudong Expo Park, next year. Medtronic became the world’s largest medical technology

April 24, 2017

FTZ convention honors companies and individuals

Outstanding companies and entrepreneurs in Shanghai Free Trade Zones were awarded at a convention on April 20 for their economic contributions, innovations, harmonious labor relations, and cooperation.

April 24, 2017

State firms in Expo Park get support in ‘Belt and Road’ projects

A service station for state-owned companies in Pudong’s Expo Park was set up last Tuesday to provide policy, talent and financial support for these companies as they invest in countries covered by the

April 20, 2017

FTZ offers 'green cards' for elite Chinese expats

The unnamed Chinese-American fills a form as he applies for a permanent residence permit in Shanghai Free Trade Zone. A Chinese-American with a PhD degree applied for a permanent residence permit early

April 19, 2017

Lujiazui wants to recast as a hub of shipping, culture, leisure

Lujiazui Financial District will also develop tourism and shipping industries, according to a plan unveiled by officials at a media interview on Monday. Little Lujiazui, the waterfront area facing the

April 18, 2017

Yangshan Port conducts joint inspection of cargo ships

The Yangshan Port administration organized four government agencies to conduct a joint inspection of a foreign vessel last week, following a trial exercise in March. The four agencies are the Yangshan

April 17, 2017

Han Zheng meets new Canadian ambassador

Shanghai Party Secretary Han Zheng received Canada's new ambassador to China John McCallum on Monday. He said the two nations' leaders exchanged visits regularly in recent years. Chinese President Xi