China will turn Beijing, Shanghai, and Hefei in East China's Anhui province into world-class science and innovation hubs in the future, an official with the Chinese Academy of Sciences said on Monday.
Shanghai Customs declared on March 13 the opening of a technological innovation service office, the first of its kind in China.
The development projects of Zhangjiang Science City have attracted a great deal of attention, including the newly established production line of Semiconductor Manufacturing International.
Shanghai has issued the "foreign high-end talent confirmation letter" to 52 high-profile foreign experts since Jan 1 when the policy took effect, the highest number across the country so far.
A public pavilion by Japanese personal care company Shiseido was officially opened in Shanghai on Monday.
US-based Dow Chemical Company, a global leader in specialty chemicals, opened the Asia Pacific Digital Marketplace Center in the Zhangjiang High Tech Park of Shanghai on Feb 7.
Zhangjiang Science and Technology Port & Advanced Manufacturing Industry Park was launched in Lingang's Comprehensive Center on Jan 31, as part of an attempt to strengthen collaboration between Zhangjiang and Lingang, which are two districts belonging to Pudong New Area.
Shanghai's Zhangjiang High Tech Park recently started the selection of outstanding innovative and entrepreneurial talents.