Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He is charged with overseeing China’s economy, and hopes to promote the nation’s high-tech sector even as he must deal with a simmering trade war with the US. Photo: Kyodo

A minefield to walk through: Vice-Premier Liu He must steer China’s hi-tech industries to greatness, even as a trade war with US looms

Liu’s portfolio, already heavy with industrial, economic and financing concerns, now adds science and research, just when US seeks end to technology transfers and fervour grows for domestic development

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Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He is charged with overseeing China’s economy, and hopes to promote the nation’s high-tech sector even as he must deal with a simmering trade war with the US. Photo: Kyodo
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