The 12th Party Congress of Qingdao formally opened on March 29 in the eastern coastal city of Shandong province. During the congress local officials will discuss the city’s achievements of the past five years and set overall goals for the next five years.
Qingdao has made significant progress in boosting its comprehensive strength and economy growth over the past five years. Its annual GDP reached 1 trillion yuan ($144.9 billion) in 2016, becoming the 12th Chinese city to achieve this milestone.
With new leadership, Qingdao plans to put forth earnest effort to further boost its economy, culture and the livelihoods of its residents.
A preparatory session for the 12th Party Congress of Qingdao was held on March 28, with 586 representatives out of 599 from all-levels of local Party committees taking part.Read More
The 72-member presidium of the 12th Party Congress of Qingdao held its first meeting on March 28.Read More
The government of Qingdao, Shandong province, has announced that the city's annual GDP reached 1 trillion yuan ($144.9 billion) last year, becoming the 12th city to achieve this nationwide and the third in northern China after Beijing and Tianjin, joining the ranks of the "trillion-yuan club".Read More
Qingdao Jiaodong International Airport will help Qingdao to become an international metropolis and reshape the aviation network in Northeast Asia, according to the city government.Read More