Suzhou, a beautiful pearl in east China, is aiming to develop itself into a city with a higher level of economic openness. Foreign investment has been attracted to the city due to its higher economic development level, complete industrial supporting systems, fine government services, conducive environment for scientific and technological innovations, mature environmental protection construction, beautiful living environment, desirable corporate operation expectations, headquarter economy, energy supply and sound logistics environment.

Suzhou calls in the experts to advise on the Grand Canal Cultural Belt

Jiangsu Province city has major role to play in the revitalization of a waterway that was once the lifeblood of ancient China. 

Illustrious history of an ambitious regal design

The Suzhou section of the Grand Canal has a rich history that can be traced back to 495 BC and the reign of King Fuchai.

Canal digital archive compiled

Months of work by technicians results in powerful big data technical support for management of the waterway.

Forest industry firm to keep on growing

Global leader UPM says it will continue investing in Jiangsu Province to seize opportunities offered by the greening economy and e-commerce boom.

New city's building into an eco-charming resort

Built at the beginning of 2012 in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, Wujiang Taihu New City aims to become the priority-listed lakeside leisure base in the area around Taihu Lake.

Towns combine technology, finance and culture

Launched in 2012, Wujiang Taihu New City at Suzhou Bay features high technology, finance and Chinese traditional culture.

Suzhou's development zones: bastions against financial crises,  drivers of growth

Suzhou's development zones have been the driving force behind the city's economic and urban development since the 1980s.

Suzhou develops its commercial sector

As a testing ground, the city has introduced a number of innovative policies some of which have been take up in other parts of the country.

Investment abroad is key for Suzhou

Suzhou has developed foreign trade, foreign investment and international economics as it contributes to China's endeavor to foster economical relations with foreign countries.

Suzhou active in attracting foreign investment

City's efforts since reform and opening up pay dividends as it becomes a leader in China