Recently, the 3rd plenary session of the 9th Congress of CPC Tianhe Committee was held in Tianhe, Guangzhou. CPC Tianhe Committee’s Secretary Lin Daoping addressed the meeting. Tianhe’s GDP has ranked the No. 1 of the city for ten consecutive years. The estimated regional GDP in 2016 is above 380 billion, up 9%, ranking No. 1 in the city for ten years in a row.
Despite of the low growth of traditional industries, Tianhe’s sci-tech innovation and modern service industry have made rapid growth, and successfully realized the switch of development momentum. The operating income of software and IT service industry grew 25%. Most sci-tech innovation indexes rank 1st in the city, realizing the change from a powerful economic district to a powerful big innovative district.
Source: Translated from Invest Guangzhou, Jan. 24, 2017