Guangzhou blockchain new deal: will set up 1 billion industrial funds, "no coins" public chain project up to 10 million

Source: 21st Century Business Herald 21 Finance APP

Reporter: Du Hongwei

The "Regulations" emphasize that the public chain is an independent and credible "no-coin" public chain that supports the development of the blockchain industry in Huangpu District; the alliance chain is positioned to support the development of blockchain applications in specific industries in Huangpu District.

At present, the blockchain is facing a strong enthusiasm, and local policy support is also increasing.

On October 29, the 21st Century Business Herald reporter learned that as the “main battlefield” of Guangzhou's strategic emerging industry, Guangzhou Huangpu District and Guangzhou Development Zone issued the “Detailed Rules for Implementing Several Measures for Accelerating Blockchain Industry Leading Change”.

At the end of 2017, the district had the first blockchain policy in Guangdong Province – "blockchain 10", which is also the blockchain policy with the strongest domestic support and the strongest model breakthrough. "It is policy refinement and strengthening.

The "Regulations" first proposed to encourage the establishment of a blockchain industrial fund of 1 billion yuan to attract social capital agglomeration to form a capital supply effect, and provide enterprises with multi-level services such as angel investment, equity investment, and post-investment value-added, and establish "multi-base + Big Fund" distributed financial ecosystem. However, the document added that the fund will be initiated by the state-owned enterprises and the plan will be studied separately.

The 21st Century Business Herald reporter learned from Huangpu District and Guangzhou Development Zone in Guangzhou that this upgraded blockchain support policy will focus on supporting key core technology basic research and provide safe, transparent and reliable technical support for digital economic development.

The “Regulations” highlight the original innovation of the blockchain. It is clear that each year, two enterprises or institutions that carry out the blockchain public chain and alliance chain construction projects will be selected, and the subsidy will be adopted. The subsidy will be subsidized according to 50% of the actual investment. Among them, the blockchain public chain construction project has a maximum subsidy of 10 million yuan, and the blockchain alliance chain construction project has a maximum subsidy of 3 million yuan.

It should be pointed out that the “Regulations” emphasize that the public chain is an independent and credible “no-coin” public chain that supports the development of the blockchain industry in Huangpu District; the alliance chain is positioned to support the development of blockchain applications in specific industries in Huangpu District. .

At the same time, the district will deepen the application of blockchain convergence. Judging from the corresponding policies, the “Regulations” propose that enterprises or institutions that use blockchain demonstration project information services will select 20 enterprises or institutions each year, and adopt post-subsidy subsidies, which are 50% of the actual payment fees. Give each family a maximum of 100,000 yuan rewards; for enterprises or institutions that provide information services for blockchain demonstration projects, the cumulative construction of blockchain application demonstrations will reach 30 nodes and 50 nodes, and the effective transaction volume will reach 1000, More than 5,000 strokes, a one-time reward of 300,000 yuan, 500,000 yuan.

The "Regulations" also proposes that the value network of the Dawan District will be created, including the construction of enterprises or institutions supporting Hong Kong and Macao to build a platform for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Dawan blockchain innovation center and the offshore incubator base. Up to 1 million yuan will be given to support subsidies such as site subsidies. The site subsidy shall be based on the standard of up to RMB 75 per square meter per month. If the actual rent per square meter per month is less than RMB 75, the subsidy shall be based on the actual rent of the contract.

At the same time, the Dawan District Exchange Center will be built to encourage blockchain industry associations and alliances in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau, and to organize investment and financing roadshows, results promotion, resource docking, cultural salons and other activities to develop blockchain scenarios. Experiences, virtual interactions, maker lectures, knowledge exhibitions and other popular science activities, according to 50% of their actual funding, give a maximum of 1 million yuan of activity subsidies.

Each year, the district will also focus on cultivating 1-3 blockchain future industry leaders, giving priority to application scenarios in the areas of government affairs and public services. On the basis of the current corporate R&D expense subsidy policy, the annual R&D expenditure will be 20 million yuan. Above, for the part exceeding 20 million yuan, an additional subsidy will be given according to 10%, and each enterprise will receive a maximum subsidy of 10 million yuan per year.

In addition, the district will support domestic and foreign institutions of higher learning, professional institutions to build talent training bases, establish a talent cooperation training or order-based training mechanism, and adopt an after-school subsidy method to grant a maximum of 1 million yuan per year. In addition, the nationwide blockchain innovation and entrepreneurship competition will be launched, and a total of not less than 10 million yuan will be established.

(Editor: Zhou Shangyu)