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  • Cixi joins the top 10 counties of cultural industry in Zhejiang

    Cixi joins the top 10 counties of cultural industry in Zhejiang

    It is learned from the Department of Culture, Radio, Film, TV, Press and Publication of Cixi that the Office of Zhejinag Leading Group on Cultural Reform and Development has released the lists of Zhejiang Major County( City, District) of Cultural Industry and Major Cultural Enterprise, in which Cixi was selected.
    Cixi has been sticking to the goal of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China to make cultural industry a mainstay industry of national economy since 2013. Cixi is committed to establishing and improving policy and system related to cultural industry, forming comparative and late-mover advantages as well as supporting and serving cultural industry and enterprise. Cixi has witnessed eye-catching achievements in reform, structural adjustment and upgrading by cultural industry after two years of development.
    Traditional industries like cultural product manufacturing and product sales industries are becoming pillar industries. Cultural product manufacturing industry is now witnessing increased profit and brand influence propped up by strong basis of industry and manufacturing industry as well as technological revolution, transformation and upgrading.
    Emerging Industries like television animation and cultural creativity design are entrenched showing highlights constantly. Smart Nest•Cixi Cultural Creativity Park was granted the title as Top 10 Cultural Creativity Space. Chicky Rainbow project from Ningbo Storm Animation won the Golden Monkey King Award. A deal was also inked with online video media like Letv, Sohu and iQIYI for broadcasting. Cixi Cultural Card, a cultural consumption product, was developed linking finance, culture and internet. With Cixi’s charming landscape and humanistic spirit, cultural industries are becoming a new cultural highlight.
    Arts and crafts like old furniture(antique) collection and trading as well as Yue celadon ware are forming a stronger influence of local brands. Located in Zhougang town, old furniture industry has become China’s largest collecting and distributing center. Besides, a new industry is now being established due to improved celadon firing skills
    A series of achievements showcase Cixi’s long-term development for cultural industry. It is further proved by a collection of data: 2014 witnessed added value of 6.139 billion yuan in the cultural industry, an increase of 18.06% from the previous year, standing for 5.52% of GDP and No.2 in Ningbo.
    It is learned that a one-on-one contacting system will be established between leaders from Publicity Department of Zhejiang Province and Top 10 County(City, District) of Cultural Industry. Together with other relevant departments, strong support will be given to those major cultural industries in terms of their news promotion, planning, policy, project promotion, enterprise listing, bank credit, brand recommendation and personnel cultivation. Top 10 County(City, District) of Cultural Industry also have the privilege to use the special fund of Zhejiang cultural industry.
    Binjiang District and Xihu District of Hangzhou, Dongyang City and Yiwu City of Jinhua, Yinzhou District of Ningbo, Deqing Country of Huzhou, Keqiao District of Shaoxing, Lucheng District of Wenzhou and Huangyan District of Taizhou are also among the list.

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  • Nearly 100 billion yuan invested in eastern new town construction

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  • Cixi joins the top 10 counties of cultural industry in Zhejiang

    Cixi joins the top 10 counties of cultural industry in Zhejiang

    It is learned from the Department of Culture, Radio, Film, TV, Press and Publication of Cixi that the Office of Zhejinag Leading Group on Cultural Reform and Development has released the lists of Zhejiang Major County( City, District) of Cultural Industry and Major Cultural Enterprise, in which Cixi was selected.
    Cixi has been sticking to the goal of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China to make cultural industry a mainstay industry of national economy since 2013. Cixi is committed to establishing and improving policy and system related to cultural industry, forming comparative and late-mover advantages as well as supporting and serving cultural industry and enterprise. Cixi has witnessed eye-catching achievements in reform, structural adjustment and upgrading by cultural industry after two years of development.
    Traditional industries like cultural product manufacturing and product sales industries are becoming pillar industries. Cultural product manufacturing industry is now witnessing increased profit and brand influence propped up by strong basis of industry and manufacturing industry as well as technological revolution, transformation and upgrading.
    Emerging Industries like television animation and cultural creativity design are entrenched showing highlights constantly. Smart Nest•Cixi Cultural Creativity Park was granted the title as Top 10 Cultural Creativity Space. Chicky Rainbow project from Ningbo Storm Animation won the Golden Monkey King Award. A deal was also inked with online video media like Letv, Sohu and iQIYI for broadcasting. Cixi Cultural Card, a cultural consumption product, was developed linking finance, culture and internet. With Cixi’s charming landscape and humanistic spirit, cultural industries are becoming a new cultural highlight.
    Arts and crafts like old furniture(antique) collection and trading as well as Yue celadon ware are forming a stronger influence of local brands. Located in Zhougang town, old furniture industry has become China’s largest collecting and distributing center. Besides, a new industry is now being established due to improved celadon firing skills
    A series of achievements showcase Cixi’s long-term development for cultural industry. It is further proved by a collection of data: 2014 witnessed added value of 6.139 billion yuan in the cultural industry, an increase of 18.06% from the previous year, standing for 5.52% of GDP and No.2 in Ningbo.
    It is learned that a one-on-one contacting system will be established between leaders from Publicity Department of Zhejiang Province and Top 10 County(City, District) of Cultural Industry. Together with other relevant departments, strong support will be given to those major cultural industries in terms of their news promotion, planning, policy, project promotion, enterprise listing, bank credit, brand recommendation and personnel cultivation. Top 10 County(City, District) of Cultural Industry also have the privilege to use the special fund of Zhejiang cultural industry.
    Binjiang District and Xihu District of Hangzhou, Dongyang City and Yiwu City of Jinhua, Yinzhou District of Ningbo, Deqing Country of Huzhou, Keqiao District of Shaoxing, Lucheng District of Wenzhou and Huangyan District of Taizhou are also among the list.

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  • Nearly 100 billion yuan invested in eastern new town construction

    Nearly 100 billion yuan invested in eastern new town construction

    Ten years have passed since the start of the construction of the eastern new town in 2005. According to the statistics from the commanding office of the eastern new town construction, so far over 96 billion yuan has been invested in the construction, with the seizure of over 10,000 mu of land and the demolition of about 3.35 million square meters of land. On a total construction area of 10.4 million square meters, 64 projects have been completed and still 34 under construction. 40 kilometers of road has been completed, and there is a new addition of green water area of 763,000 square meters. 
    Tall buildings have sprung up on the plain, where there used to be wastelands and farmlands. Currently, more than 90 enterprises, over 80 financial enterprises and over 700 enterprises involved in international trade exhibition have settled down in the Shipping Center. The three major industries have developed well, and the related supporting industries, such as insurance, accounting and legal services, have been attracted to the new town. A large group of commercial complex is speeding up their construction, such as Ningbo Center, Light of City, the "gateway area" and Intime City. The emerging industries have been introduced to build the regional industrial characteristics with the settlement of such enterprises or institutions as the Classification Society, Southeast Logistics, Lesli Multinational Enterprises Purchase, Balance Auto Insurance, and East China Sea Shipping Insurance

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  • Cixi joins the top 10 counties of cultural industry in Zhejiang

    Cixi joins the top 10 counties of cultural industry in Zhejiang

    It is learned from the Department of Culture, Radio, Film, TV, Press and Publication of Cixi that the Office of Zhejinag Leading Group on Cultural Reform and Development has released the lists of Zhejiang Major County( City, District) of Cultural Industry and Major Cultural Enterprise, in which Cixi was selected.
    Cixi has been sticking to the goal of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China to make cultural industry a mainstay industry of national economy since 2013. Cixi is committed to establishing and improving policy and system related to cultural industry, forming comparative and late-mover advantages as well as supporting and serving cultural industry and enterprise. Cixi has witnessed eye-catching achievements in reform, structural adjustment and upgrading by cultural industry after two years of development.
    Traditional industries like cultural product manufacturing and product sales industries are becoming pillar industries. Cultural product manufacturing industry is now witnessing increased profit and brand influence propped up by strong basis of industry and manufacturing industry as well as technological revolution, transformation and upgrading.
    Emerging Industries like television animation and cultural creativity design are entrenched showing highlights constantly. Smart Nest•Cixi Cultural Creativity Park was granted the title as Top 10 Cultural Creativity Space. Chicky Rainbow project from Ningbo Storm Animation won the Golden Monkey King Award. A deal was also inked with online video media like Letv, Sohu and iQIYI for broadcasting. Cixi Cultural Card, a cultural consumption product, was developed linking finance, culture and internet. With Cixi’s charming landscape and humanistic spirit, cultural industries are becoming a new cultural highlight.
    Arts and crafts like old furniture(antique) collection and trading as well as Yue celadon ware are forming a stronger influence of local brands. Located in Zhougang town, old furniture industry has become China’s largest collecting and distributing center. Besides, a new industry is now being established due to improved celadon firing skills
    A series of achievements showcase Cixi’s long-term development for cultural industry. It is further proved by a collection of data: 2014 witnessed added value of 6.139 billion yuan in the cultural industry, an increase of 18.06% from the previous year, standing for 5.52% of GDP and No.2 in Ningbo.
    It is learned that a one-on-one contacting system will be established between leaders from Publicity Department of Zhejiang Province and Top 10 County(City, District) of Cultural Industry. Together with other relevant departments, strong support will be given to those major cultural industries in terms of their news promotion, planning, policy, project promotion, enterprise listing, bank credit, brand recommendation and personnel cultivation. Top 10 County(City, District) of Cultural Industry also have the privilege to use the special fund of Zhejiang cultural industry.
    Binjiang District and Xihu District of Hangzhou, Dongyang City and Yiwu City of Jinhua, Yinzhou District of Ningbo, Deqing Country of Huzhou, Keqiao District of Shaoxing, Lucheng District of Wenzhou and Huangyan District of Taizhou are also among the list.

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  • The Port of Ningbo Merged into Zhejiang Seaport Group

    The Port of Ningbo Merged into Zhejiang Seaport Group

    The unveiling ceremony of Zhejiang Seaport Investment and Operation Group Co., Ltd., was held in Zhoushan On the morning of August 28, signifying a new start of the integrated development of ports of Zhejiang. The five big ports in Zhejiang, namely, Ningbo, Zhoushan, Jiangxing, Taizhou and Wenzhou will be operate in a unified manner. 
    It is learned that the Zhejiang Seaport Group originates from Zhejiang Marine Development and Investment Group Co., Ltd, which was founded on July 30, 2014. On August 7, 2015, Zhejiang CPC Committee and Zhejiang Provincial Government decided to set up Zhejiang Seaport Group. On August 21, the Zhejiang Marine Development and Investment Group Co., Ltd was renamed as Zhejiang Seaport Group, with its headquarter set in the Zhoushan New Area of Zhejiang and registered capital of 6.4 billion yuan. It is a wholly-owned state enterprise of Zhejiang. 
    The decision of founding Zhejiang Seaport Group is a crucial decision made by the Zhejiang Provincial Government, which initiated a new round of development of the marine economy and port-based economy of Zhejiang. It plays a pivotal role in Zhejiang’s better serving the One Belt and One Road Initiative and the Yangtze River Economic Belt and speeding up the construction of a province strong in shipping and marine economy. 
    Zhejiang Seaport Group is set to be a financing platform for development of provincial-level marine resources, make best use of the port and coastline resources of Zhejiang, forge a first class port investment and operation group so as to accelerate the integrated and coordinated development of marine and port economy. 
    The Zhejiang government released the news that Hu Xumin shall act as the deputy director of the Zhejiang Marine and Port Development Committee. 
    In 2014, the aggregate of Zhejiang’s marine economy stood as 600 billion yuan, 10 % bigger as against the year before, higher than the GDP growth rate. To date, Zhejiang has had 210 ten thousand plus tonnage berths, with handling capacity totaling 1.25 billion tons. Among them, Ningbo and Zhoushan realized a cargo throughput of 870 million tons, ranking the first place in the world for five years running. The marine transport capacity now reaches 20 million DWT, about one fourth of China’s total. Last year, Zhejiang ports realized a throughput of 1.08 billion tons, among which, the container throughput stood at 21.36 million TEUs.  

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