China Women's Entrepreneurship Innovation Contest Underway
The All-china Women's Federation and Zhejiang Provincial People's Government launched the China Women's Entrepreneurship Innovation Contest in May. The national contest is intended to promote good business projects, improve women's entrepreneurship and spirit of innovation, boost the development of women's small and medium-sized businesses and encourage women to play bigger roles in 'she-economy.' Women and women's groups are entitled to participate. Women's federations, enterprises and public institutions, universities, research institutions and social organizations have recommended applicants. Participants receive complimentary training and guidance before they compete in the final contest at the end of September. Winners will receive follow-up services, related to training, guidance and financing, provided by supporting venture-capital companies and investment funds.