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  • Lujiazui area of Shanghai FTZ aims for global RMB financial asset allocation center

    Lujiazui area of Shanghai free trade zone (FTZ) in east China will quicken the pace to build itself into a global RMB financial asset allocation center during the 14th Five-Year Plan period (2021-2025), according to a five-year plan for development of the area released on Thursday.


  • Tianjin Port FTZ sees foreign investment in actual use up 79.53pct in H1

    Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone (FTZ), one of sections of the China (Tianjin) Pilot FTZ, saw actual use of foreign investment stand at 360 million U.S. dollars in the first half of this year, a surge of 79.53 percent year on year, according to Beijing Daily on Friday.


  • China likely to introduce negative list for cross-border services trade nationwide, ministry

    China will make explorations in introducing a negative list for the cross-border services trade in the pilot free trade zones (FTZs) and even nationwide in the next step, according to Chinese vice commerce minister Wang Shouwen, who is also the deputy China International Trade Representative, at a press conference on Monday.


  • Guangxi's pilot FTZ signs 2 bln USD investment deals

    A total of 17 projects were signed Sunday in the pilot free trade zone (FTZ) of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region with a total contractual investment of 13.1 billion yuan (about 2 billion U.S. dollars).


  • Economic Watch: Pilot free trade zones, China's vanguard of reform

    China's pilot free trade zones (FTZs) are to enjoy greater autonomy in making reforms, in light of their role in facilitating the country's institutional innovation over the past eight years, since the first one was established in Shanghai.


  • Economic Watch: New products, emerging industries shine at Hainan expo

    The first China International Consumer Products Expo (CICPE) has offered a stage on which enterprises can release new products and services in diverse areas, while tapping the development potential of the Hainan Free Trade Port (FTP) and the whole Chinese market.


  • Digital economy projects settle in Lingang Area of Shanghai FTZ

    A batch of digital economy projects on Wednesday settled in the Lingang Area, a section of east China's Shanghai free trade zone (FTZ), the Xinhua-run reported.


  • Lingang Area of Shanghai FTZ opens nearly 1,000 5G base stations

    Lingang Area, a section of the Shanghai free trade zone (FTZ), has opened a total of 993 5G base stations as of the end of March this year, according to statistics recently released by the Shanghai Communications Administration.


  • China's 3rd batch FTZs yield fruitful results in past 4 years

    China's third batch of free trade zones (FTZs) in Liaoning, Zhejiang, Hainan, Hubei, Chongqing, Sichuan, Shaanxi have yielded fruitful results in the past four years since their official launch on April 1, 2017 and become pioneers for a new round of reform and innovative development in China, reported the Xinhua-run Shanghai Securities News on Tuesday.


  • NW. China's Shaanxi FTZ records 83,528 new market entities as of March

    A total of 83,528 new market entities had been established in the Shaanxi Free Trade Zone (FTZ) as of the end of March this year, according to Shaanxi Daily recently.


  • NE. China's Suifenhe FTZ introduces policies to promote economic development

    Suifenhe Area of China (Heilongjiang) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has recently introduced policies to promote the regional economic development, the Heilongjiang Daily reported on Friday.


  • Chinese premier stresses deepening reform, opening up

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has urged efforts to deepen reform and opening up, enhance innovation capacities and development momentum, improve people's well-being, and promote high-quality development.


  • China to further promote regional opening-up with focus on FTZs

    China will take more measures to promote the regional opening-up and strengthen coordinated development of the regions, with more favorable policies titled toward the inland and border areas, the Economic Information Daily reported on Wednesday.


  • Dalian Area of Liaoning FTZ rolls out supply chain financing service for SMEs

    A new model to resolve financing for the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has been recently rolled out in the Dalian Area of the China (Liaoning) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ), according to the local newspaper on Friday.


  • Chongzuo Area of S. China's Guangxi FTZ sees 9 projects signed

    Chongzuo Area of south China's (Guangxi) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) saw a total of nine projects signed at a recent investment promotion conference held in Nanning, capital of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, the local newspaper reported on Tuesday.


  • Shanghai unveils plan for dev. of innovative industries in Lingang Area

    East China's Shanghai has recently unveiled a plan for development of the innovative industries in the Lingang Area, a newly launched section of the Shanghai free trade zone (FTZ), Xinhua-run Shanghai Securities News reported on Friday.


  • China Focus: China launches new free trade zones for greater opening-up, high-quality development

    China on Thursday officially opened three new pilot free trade zones (FTZs) and expanded one as it seeks greater opening-up and high-quality development.


  • Hainan FTP launches int'l talent service management pilot reforms

    ​On Sept.14, the Standing Committee of the CPC Hainan Provincial Committee deliberated and adopted the Implementation Plan on the Pilot Program for International Talent Service Management Reform in the Hainan Free Trade Port.


  • China's Hainan free trade port begins construction on 151 projects

    South China's Hainan Province on Sunday started construction on a new batch of 151 projects, which are meant to advance the free trade port program.


  • Xiangyang Area of China's Hubei FTZ sees more entities registered amid in-depth reforms

    Xiangyang Area of China (Hubei) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has seen 7,150 market entities as of June this year, an increase of 348.8 percent over that before the launch of the area, thanks to its in-depth reforms for the FTZ construction.


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