- August 20, 2021 Pskov
Jining in East China's Shandong province and Pskov in Russia signed an agreement on Aug 18 to become sister cities.
- July 5, 2021 refrigerated container train
Jining in East China's Shandong province launched its first refrigerated container train, which started from Jining West Railway Station and headed for Brazil, on June 29.
- June 21, 2021
Komatsu Shantui Construction Machinery Co, which is located in Jining, East China's Shandong province, is a hydraulic excavator manufacturer jointly created by Komatsu, a Japanese multinational corporation, and Shantui Construction Machinery Co.
- April 26, 2021
The Shandong Tour for China-Japan-Korea Cooperation and Development kicked off in Jinan, capital of Shandong province on April 25.
- April 26, 2021 International youth exchanges
A national base for international youth exchanges was established in Qufu, a county-level city in Jining, East China's Shandong province. It is expected to enhance cultural exchanges between youths at home and abroad, tell China's story to the world, as well as further open up the city.
- April 23, 2021 promotional event
The province of Shandong in East China is set to host a business promotional event in Jinan, Tai'an and Jining from April 24 to 26.
- April 16, 2021 cooperation
Jining, a city in East China's Shandong province, recently held an online meeting with Suseong district in Daegu, South Korea to boost cooperation.
- March 10, 2021 international talent
Jining Innovation Valley Development Group secured three agreements to attract and better serve international talents at a signing ceremony held on March 5.