Investment in Jiangsu

Taicang held a promotion fair in South China's city of Shenzhen on April 27 to attract investment, and 25 projects were funded by suppliers in Shenzhen. [Detail]
A leading manufacturer in construction and mining equipment has kick-started a production line, manufacturing 90-ton excavators, in Xuzhou, northwest of Jiangsu province. The company, Caterpillar, shifted operations to the city, making Xuzhou the sole city creating the super-sized machinery, after a restructure to a factory in Belgium. The Caterpillar base will be now located at the Xuzhou Economic and Technological Development Zone. [Detail]
A delegation of senior management from General Electric (GE) China's Research and Development Center visited Wuxi city on April 26 to assess the investment environment and seek opportunities for cooperation. The US manufacturer is one of the world's top 500 companies and the world's largest diversified enterprise. Since 1996 when GE Healthcare invested in Wuxi, it has witnessed grown quickly in the region, gaining good results. The Wuxi branch is the origin place of GE's “reverse innovation” strategy. [Detail]
An activity called “Venture in Wuxi - Vie for 10 million yuan” was launched in Wuxi city, Jiangsu province, on April 26. The activity aims to attract the world’s most influential and valuable Internet of Things (IoT) projects to create in Wuxi through the combination of domestic and foreign IoT technology, projects, capital and talents. The winning project will be supported by a fund of up to 10 million yuan ($1.45 million). [Detail]
A Microsoft Technology Practice Center, otherwise known as a Big Data Industry Incubator Platform, has been launched at the Yancheng Big Data Industry Park, on April 25. [Detail]
The city of Wuxi launched its first senior care project with foreign investment, as the agreement for the Taihu Community International Rehabilitation & Care cooperation project was signed on April 25. [Detail]
Microchips powering China's space program made in Wuxi
China's space program took another giant leap on April 22 as the country's first cargo spacecraft, Tianzhou 1, docked successfully with the Tiangong II space laboratory.[Detail]
Photo taken on April 25, 2017 shows workers weeding in a peony garden at Xiexin Modern Photovoltaic Agricultural Demonstration Plot in Funing, Jiangsu province.[Detail]
Huai’an city of Jiangsu province held a meeting at Taiwan University in Taiwan on Monday to attract Taiwan students to start their entrepreneurship in Huai’an and promote Guandan, a poker game originated in Huai’an. During the meeting, Huai’an introduced its high-quality talent development environment and attractive talent policies, and invited students in Taiwan to make innovation and start entrepreneurship in Huai’an. At the same time, the Chinese-mainland popular poker game Guandan , which was selected as a demonstration event in the 2016 International Mind Sports Association (IMSA) Elite Mind Games, was also promoted, allowing Taiwan students to experience the local culture. [Detail]
The opening ceremony of the 10th Nanjing Conference on International Exchange and Cooperation for Overseas Chinese Professionals was held in Nanjing International Expo Center in Nanjing, capital of east China’s Jiangsu province, on April 25, 2017. Over 2300 overseas students signed up for the conference. And nearly 300 recruiting positions were offered on the conference. [Detail]
Jiangsu Provincial Department of Statistics announced the first quarter report on the Jiangsu economy on Apr. 24.[Detail]
Huai’an city has achieved quality results in introducing foreign capital and trade since 2017 began. [Detail]
The grand ceremony of Internet of Vehicles (IoV) kicked off in Nanjing, capital of east China’s Jiangsu province, April 21, 2017. [Detail]
Wuxi to add 10,000 public bikes
Wuxi, Jiangsu province is reinstating its public bike rental service by installing some 10,000 bikes in the city in May. [Detail]
2017 Huai’an Week kicked off in Taipei on Apr. 20. [Detail]