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Qingdao, a coastal city in East China's Shandong province, is recruiting high-end talent worldwide to further boost its marine sectors.
Qingdao, the largest city in Shandong province, has received the green light to proceed with the development of Qingdao Smart Home Innovation Center and Qingdao Graphene Innovation Center, two innovation centers aiming to boost local industry.
The Qingdao government and Ocean University of China (OUC) signed a cooperation framework agreement on Nov 1 to establish a new campus of the university in the Qingdao West Coast New Area.
The China (Qingdao) International Ocean Science & Technology Exhibition kicked off on Sept 23 in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province.
China is playing a more important role in global research on ocean and climate change, worldwide scientists agreed at an ongoing international academic event, which began on Monday.
China has set a new world record for scientific ocean coring, successfully drilling 2,843.18 meters into a continental shelf in the Yellow Sea.
Qingdao Port, the world's seventh-largest, is accelerating its development into a cruise home port.
A media group visiting Qingdao, Shandong province, was impressed by the city's booming marine sector.