National fund for Chongqing’s sci-tech project

The “Key Technology and Demonstration for the Construction of Intensive Villages and Towns in Chengdu and Chongqing,” a national science and technology supporting project filed by Chongqing, has gained the approval from the Ministry of Science and Technology with a special fund of 48 million yuan.

The project, jointly carried out by Chongqing University, Southwest University of Chongqing, Chongqing Normal University, etc., will provide technical support for the social and economic development of the urban-rural areas in Chengdu and Chongqing.

About 10 to 15 demonstration areas are expected to be built, benefiting 6,000 to 8,000 persons.

Ren Qiao