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The 2014 Qingdao Blue Economy High-Level Overseas Talents Project Symposium will be held from October 18 to 19.
The International Ocean Engineering Forum was held in Huangdao New District in Qingdao on July 18.
Qingdao is counting on the development of "blue economy" to boost its growth in the future. "Blue economy" refers to the development of all industries related to the sea.
During the booming development of the marine economy in coastal regions, Qingdao, a coastal city in Shandong, is taking a lead with the "Blue Silicon Valley" speeding up construction.
The coastal city of Qingdao has unveiled its ambition to build a "Blue Silicon Valley" as part of its strategic plan to develop a marine economy.
Qingdao will be at the forefront of the drive to develop a "blue economy" in China.
The local government of Qingdao recently vowed to redouble its efforts to develop the coastal city's marine economy to further drive overall growth.
The Planning Exhibition Hall for the Qingdao Ocean-Based R&D Core Area opened on Feb 26 after a half-year construction, according to Qilu Evening News.