A provincial featured town built in Leping, Sanshui
Recently, Canton Impression Town, located in Leping Town, Sanshui District, officially joined the cultivation base of Guangdong featured towns with another significant identity.
Increase investment to invigorate culture and tourism resources
In 2017, Leping Town with the core of “No.1 Village in Guangdong” planned to build a featured town of 6.8 square kilometers as the beginning of the Canton Impression Town construction.
Developing Canton culture into a new recognized IP is inseparable from the transformation of carriers and projects. Twenty-four supportive key projects have been planned within the town, separating into the Canton Culture Experience Base, the “One river, two banks” Economic Life Belt and other carriers and nodes.
The relevant incharge said that the town government have increased financial investment to protect the carrier reserve, invigorated over 50 ancestral halls, noble architectures and other residential houses of the ancient building cluster of Daqitou Village by leasing, and leased more than 66,670 square meters of village collective lands on the periphery of the ancient building cluster, solidifying the carrier basis of the intensive development and the introduction of social capital.
The data shows that the total investment of the Canton Impression Town is about 6.948 billion yuan from 2018 to 2021.
Develop industries with the help of capital
Leping Town, located in Sanshui Park, Foshan High-Tech Zone, has a strong manufacturing basis. In the process of building the featured town, the industrial thoughts of Leping Town ran through all the time. The relevant incharge said that the Canton Impression Town with the focus on the industrial development, integrated culture and tourism functions to build a new space integrating production, ecology and life.
By far, Canton Impression Town has introduced 17 industrial projects such as tea culture base and equestrian club, with a total investment of over 3.3 billion yuan and more than 20,000 employees. In order to further improve the popularity, Leping Town has held many international large-scale cultural activities, scientific and technological events, and investment promotion conference, setting up a platform for image promotion and popularization.
In 2019, the town totally accepted 200,000 visitors. In July, 2020, Leping Town newly held activities of study and research tours in various fields and officially set up 14 industrial research centers featuring industrial tours and rural travel routes, which had attracted a large number of tourists.