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Chinese city releases policy draft for metaverse industry development

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On May 24, the Chinese city of Zhengzhou announced a series of policy proposals to support metaverse companies operating in the region.

As part of the initiatives, the municipal government will establish a dedicated fund worth 10 billion yuan ($1.42 billion) to foster growth and development in the industry.Per the government draft, metaverse companies that choose to relocate their headquarters to Zhengzhou will have the opportunity to receive a startup capital investment of up to 200 million yuan ($28.34 million).

The companies will also qualify for other benefits, including rent subsidies.Any company engaged in the development of metaverse use cases in the city — regardless of its headquarters location — will have the opportunity to receive up to 5 million yuan ($710,000) for each project certified as viable by the municipal government.The specific date of the fund allocation has not been disclosed as of now.

In addition to unveiling the funding policies, the municipal government of Zhengzhou has also outlined its long-term vision for the metaverse development in the city.

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