Carrier to help Xiongan get wings

  China Southern Airlines, the nation's largest carrier by passenger traffic, plans to establish a wholly owned subsidiary in Xiongan New Area in Hebei province, to help the carrier to better operate it

China Unicom sets up unit in Xiongan New Area

    A customer uses her mobile phone outside an outlet of China Unicom in Yuncheng, Shanxi province.[Photo/Xinhua] China United Network Communications Group Co, the country's second-largest mobile carrier by subscribers, has established a new unit in the Xiongan New Area, as part of its broader push to help build it into a high-tech, smart area. China Unicom Xiongan Industrial Internet Co Ltd, as the new company is called, is designed to co-ordinate innovative business teams and related resources such as cloud computing, big data, internet of things, and industrial internet for the Xiongan New Area.

China's ecology and environment ministry opens branch in Xiongan

  SHIJIAZHUANG - The Ministry of Ecology and Environment on Wednesday set up its first branch in Xiongan New Area, North China's Hebei province, since the establishment of the ministry in March. The Xiongan Ecology and Environment Bureau will mainly be responsible for environmental protection and pollution regulation, and improving water and air quality in Xiongan, another new area of "national significance" following the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone and Shanghai Pudong New Area. Strict law enforcement and technological innovation will be emphasized during the fight against pollution and eco-civilization construction, said the new bureau.

China's "city of the future" to inspire world

  BEIJING, April 23 -- About 100 kilometers southwest of Beijing, a new city being built from scratch will be an example of the country's reform and opening-up, and inspire the world at large in decades to come. China has published the master development plan for Xiongan New Area in Hebei Province, a new region of "national significance" following the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone and Shanghai Pudong New Area. With high-tech industry and modern services, the new area is designed to become a zone for innovation, a digital city synchronized with a brick-and-mortar one, and a livable and business-friendly area.

New ideas blossom in new area

  An aerial photo gives a view of the Xiongan Citizen Service Center still under construction on Thursday in the new economic zone near Beijing.MU YU / XINHUA In plan introduced by Xi, Xiongan incubator is open and Citizen Service Center is nearly finished With great attention paid by President Xi Jinping, the creation of Xiongan New Area is making steady progress since the surprising announcement of the millennium project a year ago. Since the project was unveiled on April 1, 2017, the new economic zone, which is expected to help spare Beijing of functions unrelated to its status as national capital, has caught the spotlight worldwide with its fast and efficient construction.

Xiongan New Area's green blueprint

  (Xinhua photo) SHIJIAZHUANG, April 1 (Xinhua) -- On a sunny, warm spring morning, a heavy truck carrying tree seedlings slowly comes to stop. A dibble machine leaves a line of tree holes, as workers get ready to plant trees in the soil. It is a forestation site in Xiongxian County, part of the Xiongan New Area, a new economic zone about 100 kilometers southwest of Beijing.

Railway envisioned linking Xiong'an to western neighbor

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  File Photo A high-speed railway will be built from Xiong'an New Area, in North China's Hebei Province, to Xinzhou in neighboring Shanxi province, according to the Shanxi government. The railway was listed as one of the 15 key infrastructure projects that Shanxi will push forward this year, according to a government notice released recently. No construction timeline was given.

First innovation center opens in Xiongan New Area

  XIONGAN, Hebei, March 25 (Xinhua) -- The first innovation and starts-up center of Xiongan New Area was opened on Sunday in north China's Hebei Province. The center is designed to support projects related to new energy, information engineering, new materials, and environmental protection. Eleven companies have signed up with the center, focusing on developing artificial intelligence, internet security, virtual reality, new retailing, and online education.