The first project financed by the BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) started operation on Sept 2 in Shanghai.
Shanghai will increase its support for foreign-funded R&D centers to help them make an even greater contribution to scientific and technological innovation in the city, said Ying Yong, mayor of Shanghai, on Sept 6.
Shanghai attracts the second most Chinese overseas student entrepreneurs, according to a report jointly released by Center for China and Globalization, a Beijing-based independent think tank, and China's recruitment website Zhaopin.com.
Altogether 267 enterprises in Shanghai's Pudong district have benefited from a novel policy that allows them to apply for loans from banks using patents, trademarks, and copyrights as collateral, Shanghai Pudong New District Intellectual Property said on Aug 31.
The 2017 Jiading Cross-border E-commerce Summit Forum took place in Jiading district, Shanghai on Aug 18.
A team of young inventors from Shanghai Jiao Tong University stood out at the first BRICS Makers Competition held in Kunming, Yunnan province on Aug 19-20.
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