A number of foreign-invested companies in Zhangjiang, Shanghai, participated in the China International Import Expo (CIIE) that took place in Shanghai from Nov 5 to 10.
A group of Nobel Prize winners gave a series of keynote speeches at a forum in Pudong New Area, Shanghai on Oct 30 on the subject of life sciences.
Zhangjiang Lab, a comprehensive research base in Shanghai, aims to develop into a world-class national lab as well as a world's largest complex of photon scientific facilities by 2030.
Swiss industrial conglomerate ABB Group announced on Oct 27 that it will invest $150 million to build its "largest and most advanced" robot factory in Zhangjiang, Pudong New Area of Shanghai.
Twelve foreign-invested projects worth 23.4 billion yuan ($3.37 billion) are coming to Shanghai, according to deals signed on Oct 27.
Shanghai now has more than 400 foreign-invested research centers, the most in China.
Authorities in Zhangjiang, Shanghai's Pudong New Area, announced the launch of an international incubation innovation alliance at an innovation development forum on Oct 18.
Otsuka Shanghai Research Institute, a Chinese research arm of Japan's Otsuka Group, opened a new R&D center in Zhangjiang area, Pudong, Shanghai, on Oct 18.