The province of Shandong has been promoting its coordinated regional development by facilitating the development of larger city clusters in the area, according to local officials.
The province of Shandong is focusing on laying a solid foundation for the sustainable development of its new economic drivers, according to local authorities.
The Japan session of the "Connecting Shandong with Fortune Global 500" serial event was held on Nov 10 in Jinan, capital of Shandong province, and Tokyo, Japan, via online and offline channels.
China's "dual circulation" economic development pattern will further release Qingdao's potential and prompt the city to play a pivotal role in China's higher-level opening-up, according to its top official.
The Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Shandong Provincial Government and the Jinan municipal government signed an agreement on Oct 29 in Beijing to build a science innovation center in Jinan, capital of Shandong.
Policies implemented by the Shandong government to further open up and stabilize foreign trade and investment have been producing results, according to local authorities.
GDP in Shandong province registered year-on-year growth of 1.9 percent in the first three quarters, exceeding 5.2 trillion yuan ($782 billion), the provincial Information Office said at a news conference on Tuesday.