On July 10, the 2018 Shanghai Contest for Women Starting Business was launched in Yangpu District, with about 100 participants from all walks of life.
As the fourth year for the Contest to run, a theme of "lighting up your dream and creating a bright future for yourself" was selected this year. The contest kept on providing the participants with awards. Supporting policies would also be available for the winners planning to register their business in Yang Pu District. Two successful women entrepreneurs made key-note speeches at the opening.
The contest, as a project with good reputation for identifying feasible projects and schemes for starting business with, has drawn an increasing attention from the public. For the contest last year, it received 66 projects and 42 schemes for starting business with 36 projects and schemes standing out for prizes. And, five winners were invited by the Central TV for its program.