The Third China Xi'an Overseas Talents Recruitment Festival will be launched in Qujiang New District in Xi'an from Aug 23 to 25. It will provide a quality platform for overseas talents to learn more about Xi'an, as well as innovate and start up a business in the city.
With many theme activities, such as forums, speeches, and visits to key enterprises, the festival will showcase the city's favorable environment for innovation and entrepreneurship, and its high quality employment opportunities.
Xi'an is attractive to overseas talents due to its advantageous introduction policies, favorable business environment, and convenient living facilities. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
In order to optimize its business environment and provide more convenient services, Xi'an has broadened the entry of foreign experts to settle in the city. Since the 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-20) was launched, nearly 20,000 foreign experts have worked and lived in Xi'an.
Xi'an has initiated the "Xi'an Overseas Talent Workstation" program in five countries, namely Britain, France, Russia, Germany, and Australia. It has signed talent cooperation agreements with 10 global talent institutions and 13 overseas student associations to continuously expand access for innovation and entrepreneurship of overseas talents in the city.
Due to its favorable environment of policy, government affairs, working, and living, the city was shortlisted on the "Top 10 Most Attractive Chinese Cities for Foreigners" at the 17th Conference on International Exchange held in Shenzhen on April 11.