Sino-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City (SSGKC)
Sino-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City Investment and Development Co., Ltd was incorporated in Guangzhou on 13 September 2011. The 50-50 joint venture company was established by Singbridge and Guangzhou Development District Administrative Committee (GDD).
As a new model for Sino-Singapore collaboration, SSGKC adopts the “enterprise initiated, market driven and government supported” operational approach. This innovative commercial model not only enjoys the support of both governments from Guangdong and Singapore, it also retains its market-oriented nature to operate with greater efficiency through better allocation of resources so as to optimize returns for both its Shareholders.
SSGKC is located in Jiulong Town, Luogang District in the northeast of Guangzhou, will benefit from a convenient transportation network, encompassing expressways, highways, metro lines and inter-city rail linking it to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, downtown Guangzhou and major cities in the Pearl River Delta region. Its central region is 30 kilometers away from central Guangzhou and 24 kilometers from Baiyun International Airport. Also, SSGKC has Guanghzhou-Huizhou-Shantou high-speed railway passing peripherally and Guangzhou-Dongguan-Shenzhen inter-city rail and Metro Line 14 across.
Since being founded five years ago, SSGKC has imported 109 projects in total, of which 58 were industrial projects. It is promoting the establishment of 10 professional park such as Ascendas One Hub GKC Business Park, and IP Hub, meanwhile, trunk road network, settling area, public services and ecological and municipal engineering has now comprehensively been carried out.
Positioned as “five high-ends”, which contains convergence of high-end industries, high-end talent gathering, providing high-end services, high-end environment creating and the high-end life leading, SSGKC aims to attract high-end industries, focusing on their strategic and long-term growth in order to build a strong base for the knowledge-based economy.
SSGKC’s industrial plan is focusing on 8 pillars as next generation ICT, biotechnology & pharmaceuticals, new energy and clean technology, culture & creative, intellectual property protection & service, operational headquarters economy and advanced manufacturing. It has already had 127 enterprises registered in total, Kingfa Science & Technology, JD.com, Procter & Gamble has already put into operation.
Relevant investment policies and systems are in place to support SSGKC's industry competitiveness in areas such as innovation, industry development and enterprise growth. Besides the policies of financial support such as reward and allowance system for high-level talented and key industrial and sci-tech projects, business contribution award and fund supporting to intellectual property rights, Guangzhou government has also launched preferential policies for leading technological talented including family members job recommend, children school-entrance service and business-starting carrier supporting etc. Allowance policies above can refer to Implementation of Attracting Sci-tech Talented of Guangzhou Development Zone, Interim Implementation of Supporting Key Industrial Projects in SSGKC, Management Regulation of SSGCK and other relevant policies launched by Guangzhou government.
Guangzhou Development Zone Management Council
Address: No.1, Xiangxue No.3 Road, Huangpu District, Guangzhou