Category: Ningbo Business
Published: Tuesday, 11 October 2016 01:57
A lot of residents in Ningbo choose to stay at home during the National Day holiday considering the congestion in popular scenic spots. Let’s see what activities you can participate in for this holiday.
Movies with distinct features
During the holiday, 17 movies have been released including I Belonged to You, Legend of Ravaging Dynasties (L.O.R.D), Operation Mekong, etc., all of which will compete with each other for box office with their distinct features.
The film—L.O.R.D is an adaptation of Guo Jingming’s novel published in 2010, renowned as the first magical fantasy movie combining CG and all real characters in Chinese film industry. But as for its performance and visual effects, spectators have the final say. Another film—Operation Mekong is an action movie about gangsters and police directed by Dante Lam and adapted from a real-life event. Based on the reflection from spectators across the country who have watched the film in advance, the movie is remarkable. The two movies are promising to be the winner in terms of box office.
There is also a special play targeted at children. A 3D interactive and creative child play from Spain— Hi, Big Whale was presented in Ningbo Cultural Square Theater on Oct.1st, being the first child play with 3D technique performed in China. It assists children in perceiving the relationship between humans and the nature in a subtle way. On the night of Oct.7th, the folk concert, namely, Beijing Symphony Orchestra Concert will also be displayed.
Cultural Activities to be appreciated and participated in
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Category: Ningbo Business
Published: Tuesday, 11 October 2016 01:52
It is learned from Ningbo Foreign Experts Bureau that by June this year, Ningbo have introduced 1216 overseas engineers, who have helped related enterprises to apply for 4055 patents and developed 13371 new products, leading to a direct added output value of over 26.4 billion yuan and a direct added tax revenue of 2.1 billion yuan.
What is important to note is that Ningbo has implemented a series of policies to attract the foreign experts. Since 2010, Ningbo has taken the lead in China to encourage enterprises to attract overseas engineers. An annual grant of up to 600,000 yuan has helped to accelerate the introduction of overseas experts. The CSMT Center, a new type of intelligence-introducing platform has been established to attract foreign expert teams on a large scale and realize the face-to-face docking of the regional industries. The Old Bund area has been built as the "international talent community", setting up a comfortable living environment for the foreign experts working in Ningbo.