Qingdao recently issued an implementation plan for a new import promotion demonstration zone in the West Coast New Area.
The Qingdao-SCO Cross-border E-commerce Industrial Park, located at No 177 Guhe Street, Ligezhuang town, Jiaozhou, has developed rapidly since its establishment last August.
Pakistan's ambassador to China, Moin ul Haque, and Liu Jianjun, Party Secretary of Qingdao's Jiaozhou district and director-general of Shanghai Cooperation Organization Demonstration Area, jointly inaugurated the Pakistan-China Center in Jiaozhou district of Qingdao on Jan 18.
The RCEP Qingdao Pilot Innovation Base for Economic and Trade Cooperation in Qingdao, Shandong province started construction on Jan 18, signaling the city's continued efforts to seize the opportunities arising from the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement to further opening-up and gain new ground in international cooperation.
The China-Japan (Qingdao) Local Development Cooperation Demonstration Zone, which is under construction in the Qingdao West Coast New Area, will explore and create new cooperation opportunities for both countries, said Qingdao officials.
The eastern coastal city of Qingdao, Shandong province added two new national-level science and technology business incubators.
Qingdao, in East China's Shandong province, is a relative newcomer to cross-border e-commerce.
The SCO Member States Technology Transfer Center was unveiled on Dec 10 at the Qingdao International Technology Transfer Conference.