President Xi Jinping (right), visiting a technology firm in Wuhan last month. He has told state agencies to back Hong Kong’s push to be an international innovation hub. Photo: Xinhua

Funding that drove China’s tech rise now available to Hong Kong scientists, as Xi Jinping pledges to make city global innovation hub

Directive from Chinese president to state agencies comes as China’s quest to dominate hi-tech industries faces pushback from governments around the world

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President Xi Jinping (right), visiting a technology firm in Wuhan last month. He has told state agencies to back Hong Kong’s push to be an international innovation hub. Photo: Xinhua
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