Construction on the 180,000-square-meter Zhanjiang International Cruise Port Complex, the first of its kind in the Beibu Gulf, commenced on Nov 23.
Zhanjiang Mayor Jiang Jianjun received a delegation headed by his Portsmouth peer, Lee Mason, on Oct 31 to discuss further exchanges and cooperation in education and tourism.
Zhanjiang will promote the use of prefabricated buildings, also known as prefabs, to save energy, help resolve the problem of excessive industrial capacity, and improve the construction industry.
Mayor Jiang Jianjun calls for more efforts to streamline administration, delegate power, strengthen regulation and optimize services at a work conference on July 13.
Zhanjiang Mayor Jiang Jianjun led a delegation to inspect examination venues on June 7 to make sure that the annual academic testing event will run smoothly.
A Zhanjiang delegation is on its way to Europe at the invitation of two world-famous companies, BASF Group and Hilti Corporation, to discuss economic and trade cooperation.
Mayor Jiang Jianjun has proposed to boost the construction of a high-speed railway that connects the urban clusters of Beibu Gulf and Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
Entrepreneurs from Zhanjiang, a southern China coastal city, have invested generously in their hometown to beef up the local economy.