A total of 6,326 high-tech firms in Shenzhen will be granted more than 300 million yuan (US$41 million) of incentive funding, the city’s science, technology and innovation commission said in a statement Tuesday.
The city has offered 26.4 million yuan (US$3.73 million) in subsidies for filing 17 research projects that contribute to COVID-19 prevention and control, according to the Shenzhen Municipal Science, Technology and Innovation Commission.
Shenzhen-based tech company Tencent joined the Global Education Coalition initiated by the United Nations (U.N.) on Tuesday to provide support for over 1.2 billion overseas students to study online because their schools have suspended lessons due to COVID-19.
The science building of Cheerland-Watson Center for Life Science and Technology, the first key project in the core area of Shenzhen International Bio-Valley in Baguang, Dapeng, was inaugurated Monday.
Twelve startups have begun operations at the Shenzhen No-Barrier Incubation Space, a 1,600-square-meter innovation center that was renovated from an old factory house, in Shenhua Science and Technology Park in Futian District.
Huawei opposes the amendments made by the U.S. Department of Commerce to its foreign direct product rule that targets Huawei specifically, according to a statement announced at its 17th annual Global Analyst Summit that opened in Shenzhen yesterday.
An artificial intelligence (AI) training camp of the 2020 Shenzhen Open Data Innovation Contest (SODiC) was recently launched, where one of the organizers, Huawei, invited experts to provide online training for competitors, according to Shenzhen Municipal Government Services Data Bureau.
In a bid to push scientific and technological breakthroughs, Shenzhen is soliciting high-tech projects from innovators in the fields of electronic information, materials and energy, biotechnology and intelligent equipment, Shenzhen Economic Daily reported yesterday.
A total of 50 headquarters enterprises are on a list of companies being rewarded and subsidized for their contributions in the year 2019, sources from the Shenzhen Municipal Development and Reform Commission showed.
Shenzhen is calling for private investors to participate in the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) and building the city into a pilot demonstration area of socialism with Chinese characteristics.
The city’s first satellite science education base project in Luotian forest park in Yanluo Subdistrict in Bao’an District was completed recently and is awaiting review, Shenzhen Economic Daily reported.
Shenzhen University (SZU) ranks third among educational institutions in the world in the number of PCT applications in 2019, following University of California and Tsinghua University, according to data released by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva recently.