(DALIANNEWS)- Dalian municipal government will launch a number of policies and measures to expand the opening-up and attract foreign investment actively.
According to the report, a total of 45 policies and measures in 12 aspects will be issued, including how to attract foreign investment in key industries and regions, how to reduce business cost and gurantee project sites, how to expand financing channels and introduce talents quickly, as well as how to build a fair competitive environment and promote the investment more convenient.
It is the strongest batch of policies and measures to support the utilization of foreign capital in Dalian ever since the city’s reform and opening to the outside world.
According to the statistics, the foreign-invested companies in Dalian has provided jobs for about 500,000 people, achieving over 30 percent of the whole taxes and 48 percent of the foreign trade volume.
The city of Dalian has over 18,000 foreign-funded enterprises as of 2017, with the actual utilization of foreign capital standing at nearly 110 billion US dollars. Among them, a total of 114 World Top 500 enterprises have currently invested in 267 projects in Dalian.