A view of Shenzhen’s skyline at dusk. The southern Chinese city wants to become a hub for fundamental research. Photo: SCMP/Martin Chan
A view of Shenzhen’s skyline at dusk. The southern Chinese city wants to become a hub for fundamental research. Photo: SCMP/Martin Chan
Shenzhen

Shenzhen opens state-funded scientific facilities to private businesses and the public to boost fundamental research efforts

  • Scientific equipment costing over 500,000 yuan and funded by the government will be made available to individuals and organisations for research purposes
  • Shenzhen’s new move is part of the city’s effort to support fundamental research amid the intensifying tech war between China and the US

A view of Shenzhen’s skyline at dusk. The southern Chinese city wants to become a hub for fundamental research. Photo: SCMP/Martin Chan
A view of Shenzhen’s skyline at dusk. The southern Chinese city wants to become a hub for fundamental research. Photo: SCMP/Martin Chan
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