The so-called “Digital Yuzhong” initiative links the District to all corners of the world. The District has got complete telecom systems, information network goes to each household, and the information highway is basically formed. Above 90% of the city’s post, telecom, network media, 20% of the city’s software industry and 80% of the city’s information service enterprises are located within the District; its information element system has become more and more perfect day by day.
The District has the strongest technical & innovative force among all districts of Chongqing. The District has 69 various research institutes, 14 national-level and municipal key laboratories as well as 4 post-doctorate program stations. There are about 100,000 technical people of various disciplines and 2 academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering within the District, which enable more and more significant technical achievements being made.