Luohu business environment recognized nationwide
Luohu was ranked 5th among the top 100 counties and county-level districts nationwide in terms of business environment by the 14th China Xiaokang Forum held in Shunde, Guangdong province, on Dec. 28.
The Luohu government has carried out 22 pro-business reform measures in recent years. Last year, the government provided 660 million yuan ($95 million) to promote industrial transformation and upgrading, and the overall reduction in taxes and fees collected from local enterprises hit 12 billion yuan.
The district government also founded an enterprise service platform and a talent industrial park. Luohu attracted 128 big projects last year as well as 66 working professionals it needed to fill key positions.
The government is also taking advantage of the latest developments in information technology and new media to improve the transparency of the local business environment and administration.
It has conducted a self-evaluation of its business environment to find loopholes so as to better target them and standardize its overall efforts.