The 2023 Suzhou New District Investment Promotion Conference was held in Shanghai on March 7.
Forty-six major projects worth 22.6 billion yuan ($3.33 billion) in investment broke ground or were signed in Suzhou New District on Feb 7.
Suzhou New District plans to attract 280 high-quality industrial projects in 2023, according to a plan released by the district government on Jan 29.
Japan's Mitsui & Co will invest in a Sino-Japanese smart manufacturing base in Suzhou New District (SND), Mitsui & Co and SND announced at a signing ceremony in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, on Jan 6.
The overseas R&D center of Japan-based Taiyo Ink in Suzhou New District broke ground on Dec 29.
Construction on the Taihu Lake Photon Center kicked off in Suzhou New District, East China's Jiangsu province, on Aug 18.