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8 foreign experts win Hefei Economic and Technology Development Area Friendship Awards

source:www.hefei.gov.cn release date:2019/01/28 hits:75

Eight foreign experts win the 2nd Hefei Economic and Technology Development Area Friendship Awards recently. It is the first friendship award granted by government at county level in Anhui.

Hefei Economic and Technology Development Area Friendship Awards is the highest honor set up to commend and reward foreign experts as well as talents from China’s Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao who have made outstanding contributions to the economic construction and social development of Hefei Economic and Technology Development Area.

So far, 34 Fortune Global 500 enterprises including Unilever, Lenovo and Coca-Cola have established 49 companies in Hefei Economic and Technology Development Area. The number of foreign experts as well as talents from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao working there has been increasing year by year. They have made great contribution to scientific innovation, tackling technology challenges, R&D of new products and commercialization of research findings. The 8 foreign experts winning the awards come from Japan, Germany, the United States, South Korea, Spain and Ethiopia. They work in foreign enterprises, local enterprises, colleges and universities.