Shenzhen-based tech giant Huawei has built a next-generation 5G mobile phone network in Monaco, making the sovereign city-state on the French Riviera the first European country to be fully covered by 5G.
The 2019 Shenzhen Dream Catcher Cup University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Contest is gaining popularity, with 397 students having signed up and 366 passing the qualification selection, said the organizer, Shenzhen Public Employment Service Center.
With the help of Edinburgh-Shenzhen Creative Exchange (ESCE), a delegation from National University of Singapore (NUS) led by Professor Wong Poh Kam recently visited F518 Idea Land, a creative industrial park in Bao’an District, the Bao’an Daily reported.
Fifty-two projects have been unveiled for the city’s financial innovation award for 2018 and 14 were unveiled for the financial technology special award, according to the city’s financial affairs office.
Serving as an international display platform for innovation and entrepreneurship with Shenzhen characteristics, the 2019 National Mass Innovation and Entrepreneurship Week Shenzhen Venue and Fifth Shenzhen International Maker Week kicked off at Huaqiangbei in Futian District on Thursday morning.
A daily average of 849,000 rides on shared bikes were recorded in the city, down from 5.17 million rides a day at its peak, according to the first quarter report on app-based bikes released by the city’s transport bureau Wednesday.
The new 5G service will be available to Shenzhen residents in the latter half of the year, the Shenzhen Special Zone Daily reported, citing information released by three of the country’s major mobile network operators, namely China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom.
Shenzhen has the most patents in China involving 5G technology, graphene, robotics and blockchain, and is atop the international rankings in PCT patent applications in the four fields, the Shenzhen Special Zone Daily reported.
Huawei Technologies said Wednesday that it may launch a self-developed operating system (OS) later this year as the tech giant steps up efforts to enhance in-house software capabilities to offset the fallout from U.S. restrictions.
With 172 fast charging poles for electric vehicles (EVs) put into operation recently, Shenzhen Minle EV Charging Station has become the largest of its kind in the world with a total of 637 charging poles.
Fourteen of London’s fastest-growing creative companies joined the deputy mayor of London on an international trade mission to Shenzhen from Tuesday to yesterday, looking to secure extra investment and explore business opportunities.