Changsha, Zhuzhou, Xiangtan to Build Green Ecological Urban Areas
The Hunan Housing and Urban-Rural Development Department recently issued Opinions on Promoting High Quality and Green Development of Construction Industry (hereinafter referred to as “the Opinions”). By 2020, all the newly-built civil architectures in Hunan’s central cities should meet the green building standards, and more than 30% of these buildings are prefabricated.
Changsha Approved as State-Level Foreign Trade Transformation and Upgrading Base
On November 19, it was released from the Changsha Municipal Bureau of Commerce (CMBC) that Changsha was awarded the “National Foreign Trade Transformation and Upgrade Base (Textile)” plaque by the Ministry of Commerce at the recent National Textile & Apparel Foreign Trade Transformation and Upgrade Base Work Conference.
Changsha Now A Second-tier World City
The Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) Research Network published its Classification of Cities 2018 recently. Changsha, for the first time, was listed as a Beta- city.
Changsha Wins International Friendship Cities Exchange and Cooperation Award
On November 15 and 16, the 2018 China International Friendship Cities Conference was held in Wuhan. Changsha was awarded the International Friendship Cities Exchange and Cooperation Award at the conference.
Hunan Foreign Trade Up 25.3% in First 10 Months
Between January and October 2018, Hunan’s imports and exports totaled 236.76 billion yuan, increasing by 25.3% year on year, according to the Customs data. The trade with the ASEAN countries see a rapid growth, with mechanical and electrical products as main goods.
International Commercial & Legal Cooperation Forum to Open in Changsha
The International Commercial & Legal Cooperation Forum 2018 will be held in Changsha from November 27 to 29. It is hosted by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT), and organized by the Changsha Municipal People’s Government, CCPIT Commercial and Legal Service Center, and CCPIT Changsha Council.