Asian youth leaders mapping out ways to make cities ‘smarter’
How will smart cities change our future life? How can Asian countries cooperate in this field? Government officials, enterprise leaders and scholars from Asian countries gathered in Guangzhou’s Nansha on November 27 and shed light into the topic ‘technology innovation and smart city’ at the Asia Youth Leaders Forum.
Foreign businesses access to opportunities available in GBA
BYD will seize the historical opportunities of the Greater Bay Area (GBA) to build a green transportation industry system, and help to create a "zero-emission GBA", said BYD representative at an event held in Hong Kong and Shenzhen on November 26 to showcase the latest business outlook of the GBA.
Singaporean entrepreneurs positive about China-Singapore cooperation
In a recent interview with GDToday, Lim Chin Loon, Chairman of Guangdong Enterprise Association (Singapore) and Teo Eng Cheong, Chief Executive Officer of China-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city Investment & Development Co., Ltd., shared insights into their businesses in China, especially in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA).
Nansha to set up offshore innovation and entrepreneurship base for overseas professionals
The China Association for Science and Technology recently approved Guangzhou Nansha Development Zone (Nansha Free Trade Zone) to set up a National Offshore Innovation and Entrepreneurship Base to attract overseas talents to start up new businesses in the district.
EU enterprises confident in Chinese market over political risks
How did China’s WTO entry benefit the business environment? What are foreign enterprises expecting for further reform and opening up in the next 20 years? GDToday invited global experts to share insights on “China’s 20 years in the WTO”.
Chinese consumers snap up goodies on Singles' Day shopping fest
With orders pouring in at midnight Wednesday, this year's Singles' Day shopping spree peaked on multiple e-commerce platforms in China.
Guangdong issues measures to boost consumption in these sectors
Recently, Guangdong issued a notice entitled "Several Policies and Measures on Promoting Urban Consumption", which put forward 26 specific measures to boost consumption of automobiles, catering, culture and tourism among others. Businesses of commerce, culture, and tourism are encouraged to partner with financial and payment institutions to issue coupons in the form of QR codes, mini programs, apps, etc.
China-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City wins"Business China Enterprise Award"
The 10th edition of the Business China Awards was held at the Ritz-Carlton Singapore on Nov. 8th, the China-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City was awarded the "Business China Enterprise Award".
With 56 bln yuan in transactions, where is China's digital yuan heading?
From bill settlements in restaurants to transactions on the futures market, China's digital fiat currency has been piloted in various scenarios. What progress has been made so far? How does China handle the challenges that a digital currency brings? What are the next steps?
Autonomous taxi market set to rev up
The market size of China's self-driving taxi services is expected to surpass 1.3 trillion yuan ($203 billion) by 2030, accounting for 60 percent of the country's ride-hailing market by then, said a report by global consultancy IHS Markit.