Guangzhou promotes itself at World Cities Summit 2018 on July 9. [Photo/gzdaily.dayoo.com]
Guangzhou, known as the Millennium Business Capital, is promoting its modern city image at the World Cities Summit 2018, which will run in Singapore from July 8 to 12.
Themed "Livable & Sustainable Cities: Embracing the Future through Innovation and Collaboration", the 6th World Cities Summit 2018 will explore how cities can be more livable and resilient through better governance and planning, technology and social innovation, as well as through collaboration with various stakeholders in other cities. With shared vision and active engagement public and private sectors can co-create innovative and integrated urban solutions for a more sustainable future.
Experts talk about urban planning and city government at a sharing session. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
As the ninth promotional event for the "2018 Global Conversations between Guangzhou and the World", a major affair organized by the city featuring a range of overseas roadshows, this Singapore roadshow is intended to provide the world with a window on the achievements of China's reform and opening-up, and enable Guangzhou to exchange and share its urban management experience with other cities around the world.
Guangzhou is the forerunner of China's reform and opening-up while Singapore is the leader in the construction of a global smart city. Besides, the two are geographically close and culturally connected, and have sparked great achievements in terms of cooperation.
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