Shanghai is the seond best city for startups in China, according to latest ranking.
A science and innovation platform featuring the latest German education philosophy was inaugurated in Zhangjiang, the national high-tech demonstration zone in Shanghai, on July 29.
Shanghai will expand the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in Pudong New District into a world-class 'science city', according to a construction plan approved by the municipal government on Aug 7.
The Shanghai Zhangjiang High-Tech Park Chamber of Commerce will continue its mission of serving private enterprises in the park.
The China (Pudong) Intellectual Property Rights Protection Center was inaugurated in Shanghai on July 25.
The Shanghai International Medical Zone Youth Volunteer Union was inaugurated in the city's Zhangjiang area on July 18.
Shanghai currently stands as the world's fifth best shipping hub, with Singapore, London, Hong Kong, and Hamburg placing before the East China city.
Han Zheng, Party secretary of Shanghai, urged local officials to attach great importance to the construction of China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone.