A financial service center opened Thursday in the demonstration area for local economic and trade cooperation between China and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).
That is the firm belief of Xu Zhenchao, a 68-year-old veteran worker at Qingdao Port with more than 40 years of experience.
Wanda Hotels and Resorts launched its mid-class brand for business travelers - Wanda Moments - in Qingdao, Shandong province last Friday, as part of wider efforts to explore different niche markets by the multilevel hotel group.
Chu Liangjing still remembers when his company did business overseas 30 years ago, and had no idea where its products were sold.
China's rolling-stock maker CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co Ltd has secured an order to develop and produce 22 trains with wind- and sand-resistant designs for an urban rail transit system in Egypt.
China-developed "magic soil," a kind of modified clay, has become a hero in extinguishing red tide, a harmful algae bloom that causes damages to the marine aquaculture in the US and Chile.
ReSource Pro, a US based company with two back-office operation centers in the Olympic sailing city of Qingdao, was recently recognized as a Top 10 Offshore Service Provider in China.
TÜV Rheinland Group, the largest energy group in Europe, and Shandong Shipping Corporation signed a long-term leasing agreement for ten 180,000-DWT dry-bulk vessels in Qingdao on Nov 15.