The key to innovation and entrepreneurship is talent. Recently, Torch Zone officially introduced "Some opinions on the Implementation of Talent Prior Development Strategy", aiming to launch the "Talent Program in Torch Zone". It will be carried out to support talents who start business in Torch Zone as well as development of Torch Zone through “six guarantees”, 26 specific measures and some relevant aspects of talent innovation and entrepreneurship.
In specific, “six guarantees” includes “talent entrepreneurship guarantee”, “employment guarantee”, “housing guarantee”, “medical guarantee”, “education guarantee” and “development guarantee”. In terms of “talent entrepreneurship guarantee”, for example, the"opinions" requires a intensive introduction of innovative entrepreneurship team, which can receive up to 40 million yuan financial support from government.
At the beginning of 2017, the number of talents in Torch Zone exceeded 100 thousand people, which makes Torch Zone “the area with most vitality of talent innovation and entrepreneurship” in Zhongshan.