Country for PR: China
Contributor: Xinhua News Agency
Tuesday, June 27 2017 - 20:46
"Guangzhou Night" Emerges Again at the Summer Davos to Display the Charm of the City of Flowers
GUANGZHOU, China, June 27, 2017 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/--

Based on the inclusive growth achieved in the fourth industrial revolution, the 
11th Summer Davos Forum opens today in Dalian. In such an "unofficial 
international economic highest-ranking talk", the southern city of Guangzhou, 
as one of the major beneficiaries from China's opening policy, will again send 
a strong delegation including a number of executives from Guangzhou Automobile 
Group Co., Ltd., Yuexiu Group, Guangzhou Pharmaceuticals Corporation and other 
leading enterprises to attend this meeting and discuss together much talked 
about topics such as technical innovation, artificial intelligence, etc..

Meanwhile, The Guangzhou city government will, during the forum (on the evening 
of the 28th), hold the Guangzhou Night city promotion activity event to add a 
tinge of Guangzhou-specific feature to the 11th Summer Davos Forum, a thoughts 
feast, which plays a leading role in global economic growth. Furthermore, 
cultural experience, artworks, foods unique to Lingnan and Guangzhou-specific 
intelligent robots, novel VR experience and other activities all demonstrate 
the charm of this modern city - the City of Flowers - open, all-embracing and 

Over the past recent 30 years, Guangzhou remains the 3rd largest city after 
Beijing and Shanghai. Recently, Guangzhou was just listed globally among the 
world's 49 first-tier cities, ranking below Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, and 

Presently, Guangzhou, through its IAB plans of information technology, 
artificial intelligence, bio-pharmaceutical strategy, and emergent industries, 
is working to further upgrade the city's absorption, creativity, and 

It is indicated that the recent three years has seen a total technical 
investment of RMB 26 billion and a vigorous promotion of rapid increase of 
hi-tech enterprises. In 2016, Guangzhou had 2,823 more high-tech enterprises 
with up to 8.6 million square meters of technically incubated areas, some of 
which are among the most influential. 

At the entrance of this forum, Ehang 184, the first low altitude drone across 
the world from Guangzhou has attracted much attention from executives of 
various industries, an epitome of Guangzhou's progress in its advanced 
manufacturing industry and its strategic emerging industries. 

Its favorable environment for innovation has drawn attention of international 
giants including Cisco, Microsoft, Google, and LG, gathering in Guangzhou to 
gear up the local development of IT, intelligence and artificial intelligence 
and bio-pharmaceutical fields.

Strong economic strength is just part of this international first-tier city, 
also known as a time-honored "city of flowers". Brimming with a sea of flowers 
all year around, Guangzhou has witnessed an international transportation hub 
taking shape. Over 1, 000 airplanes take flights and more than 4, 000 tons of 
commodities are delivered at The Baiyun Airport Guangzhou port, the sixth 
largest one across the world, which has had 86 international lines put into 
service and developed trade ties with over 400 ports from over 100 countries 
and regions. Furthermore, high-speed trains from Guangzhou can arrive in all 
major cities in China within one day, with The China Railway Express to Europe 
and South Asian countries seeing a growing rise.

In fact, Guangzhou is showing off its charm to the world through all kinds of 
international high-ranking platforms, such as the global Fortune Forum at the 
end of 2017, the World Route 2018 and the World Ports Conference in 2019. These 
high-end international conferences continuously contribute to raise Guangzhou's 
publicity in the international community. At the same time, Guangzhou also 
serves as a world window open to cooperation with China.

So, are you still hesitating? Please come over to The Guangzhou Night on the 
evening of the 28th, and enjoy the distinctive charm of the City of Flowers. 

Source: Guangzhou Municipal Government

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