June 04, 2019

US Media Delegation Visits CDI

On June 4, United States media delegation visited CDI, with journalists from various major media outlets, such as Quartz, Reuters, Forbes, Bloomberg, National Public Radio, and Austin Business Journal. Vice President Qu Jian introduced the layout and development goals of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. The discussion focused on each city’s role and its comparative advantages…

May 24, 2019

CDI Conducts Fields Studies on Nampo Bonded Zone in North Korea

CDI research team visited North Korea for field studies on the Nampo Bonded Zone from May 20 to 24.

In the meeting with the Korea Economic Development Association, it was pointed out by CDI experts that North Korea, on promising trajectories of urbanization and industrialization, can move into some industries which are shifting base from China to other countries, with its abundant natural…

May 20, 2019

Gyeonggi Research Institute Delegation Visits CDI

On May 20, Gyeonggi Research Institute Delegation visited CDI. Discussion surrounded the development of Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, Shenzhen’s transformation in terms of society, economy, and regulations, as well as Shenzhen and Hong Kong’s relation and cooperation throughout the years. Dr. Lee Jung Hoon proposed the vision of cross-border special economic zone between South and North Korea…

May 10, 2019

Consulate General of New Zealand in Guangzhou Delegation Visits CDI

On May 10, Consulate General of New Zealand in Guangzhou Delegation visited CDI and discussed the development of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. CDI experts, led by Dr. Guo Wanda, Executive Vice President, explained geographical construct, intercity cooperation and vision of the Greater Bay Area, as well as its supportive role in Belt and Road Initiative.

April 25, 2019

"The Banker" Interviews CDI Experts

On April 25, Ms. Kimberley Long, Asia Editor of The Banker magazine in London, interviewed CDI experts on the changing economy and financial industry in China, the trends and challenges in the coming years, in particular, financial regulations and the rising new type of banks, e.g. WeBank and MyBank, their role in supporting small and medium enterprises, and the changing strategy and…

April 02, 2019

CDI Conducts Field Studies on China-Nepal Cross-Border Economic Cooperation Zone

From March 28 to April 2, CDI researchers visited Nepal for field studies on the China-Nepal Cross-Border Economic Cooperation Zone.

In the meeting with the Nepalese Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies, both sides exchanged views on the Zone and the economic and trade cooperation between China and Nepal. CDI experts also conducted field studies on the location of the Zone.

March 28, 2019

CDI Explores Opportunities for China-Israel Innovation Cooperation

CDI researchers visited Israel together with the delegation of Shenzhen Association of Medical Devices to explore what fuels Israel’s innovation and opportunities for China-Israel cooperation on scientific and technological innovation, digital health, etc. from March 23 to 28.

In the meeting with Mr. Matan Safran, Director of the China Department at the Foreign Trade Administration within the…

February 01, 2019

CDI Ranked 15th on Comprehensive Influence and 2nd on Social Think Tank (Departmental Influence) in…

2018 Chinese Think Tanks Report: Influence Ranking and Policy Suggestions was launched on February 1, 2019, showcasing Top 50 Chinese Think Tanks (Comprehensive Influence). China Development Institute (CDI) ranked 15th place on Comprehensive Influence, 14th on Decision-making, and 2nd on Social Think Tank (Departmental Influence) respectfully, with rising places on Social Influence and…

January 10, 2019

Canadian Parliamentary Delegation Visits CDI

A Canadian parliamentary delegation led by Senator Joseph Day, Co-Chair, Canada-China Legislative Association, visited CDI on January 10 and discussed the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (Greater Bay Area) and economic and social development of Shenzhen with CDI experts.

Dr. Guo Wanda, Executive Vice President, briefed the Greater Bay Area in terms of development challenges and working…