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Interim Regulation for Supporting Key Technological Innovation Projects

2012-06-20 10:22:44

In order to build a world-class Hi-tech park, enhance the technological innovation capability in Xi'an Hi-tech Zone greatly, and make a greater contribution to building Xi'an into a innovative city, according to the spirit of "The Notice from State Council about Assistant Polices to 'National Medium and Long-term Science and Technology Development Plan (2006-2020)'" (issue by state [2006] No. 6), Administrative Committee of Xi'an Hi-tech Zone has decided to set up special funds for key technological innovation projects to support the enterprises in technological innovation vigorously from 2007 to 2010.

1. Support targets
The Enterprises who meet the following conditions 
a. Enterprises whose industrial and commercial relations are in the Hi-tech Branch of Xi'an Trade and Industry Bureau.
b. Enterprises whose fiscal relations are in the Xi'an High-tech Zone.
c. Enterprises who have gained funds for technology items provided by municipal or its senior government, or been rewarded national second or above awards for scientific and technological progress or national second or above awards for invention.

2. Support standards
a. The enterprises obtaining various types of policy support funds from the Administrative Committee of Xi'an Hi-tech Zone will be given recommendation priority of applying for science and technology projects of municipal or its senior government plan.
b. Enterprises who have gained funds for science and technology projects planned by municipal or its senior government will be given priority application for venture capital investment and relevant investment by Xi'an High-tech Zone venture investment institutions.
c. Enterprises who have gained funds for science and technology projects planned by municipal or its senior government will be given priorities to get relevant funds when Administrative Committee's other preferential policies are carried out.
d. Enterprises who have gained funds for science and technology projects planned by municipal or its senior government will be given relevant funds according to plan by the Administrative Committee when the venture capital investment and other relevant preferential policies fail to meet relevant requirements made by senior department.
e. Enterprises who was rewarded the national Grand Prize, first prize or second prize for scientific and technological progress or Invention respectively, will be given a grand encouragement of One-off 5 million RMB , 3 million RMB, or 2 million RMB correspondingly.

3. Application materials 
a. Application report. 
b. Counterpart and copy of business license.
c. Counterpart and copy of tax registration certificate.
d. The enterprises applying for funds for technology projects should provide the approval of the technology projects funds from municipal or the superior and the voucher of funding in place.
f. The enterprises applying for grand encouragement should provide the relevant national award certificates for scientific and technological progress or Invention. 

4. Procedures
a. Enterprises meeting the venture investment conditions will be given priority to be transacted according to the standards of venture investment by the Xi'an High-tech venture capital firm.
b. Enterprises in line with the supporting polices for "515" leading enterprises and the "Gazelle" enterprise will be given priority to be transacted according to the supporting policies for "515" leading enterprises or "Gazelle" enterprise respectively.
c. for the enterprises in line with this policy but not meeting the conditions of venture investment, "515" leading enterprises and the "Gazelle" enterprises, in the year of getting government science and technology project, and national awards, it should make an application timely to Economic and Trade Development Council in Xi'an Hi-tech Zone to get preliminary review by Economic and Trade Development Council, Financial Bureau, Innovation Center, and Software Park.
d. Preliminary comments and application materials will be sent to the conference to be discussed, which is to be held by the vice Directors of finance and industry in Administrative Committee, and attended by principals from the Party Working Committee Office (Audit Division), Development Planning Bureau, Finance Bureau, Economy and Trade Bureau and relevant thematic park.
e. The conference comments will be sent by Economy and Trade Bureau to the Director's Office of the Administrative Committee to be decided.
f. The decision made by the Director's Office of the Administrative Committee will be reported in High-tech Zone and have a publicity of 15 days on the High-tech Zone Site Web.
g. The decisions without objections will be conveyed to relevant departments and the enterprises in the form of Administrative Committee's document by the Economic and Trade Bureau.
h. The Financial Bureau disbursed funds to enterprises according to the document from Administrative Committee.

5. Administrative Committee of Xi'an High-tech Zone is responsible for this regulation's interpretation.

6. This regulation takes effects since its issuance. 

The file (2005) No. 55 issued by Xi'an Hi-tech annulled simultaneously.