Qiu Dongyao, mayor of Ningbo, urged all parties to work together on the construction of a smart city at a meeting on May 8.
China plans to build two fishing port-based economic zones in Ningbo.
Beilun district in Ningbo initiated voluntary services for the Volleyball Nations League on May 6.
The 2018 Ningbo-Nice International Carnival is scheduled to take place in Jiangbei district, Ningb from Sept 29 to Oct 3.
The Civil Aviation Administration of China and National Development and Reform Commission, has given its approval to Ningbo to build a national airport economic demonstration zone.
An innovation research institute, a joint venture between Beihang University and Ningbo will be located in Beilun district.