An opinion piece published by the People’s Daily calls on Chinese companies to adopt more domestic software. Photo: Getty Images
An opinion piece published by the People’s Daily calls on Chinese companies to adopt more domestic software. Photo: Getty Images

Communist Party mouthpiece People’s Daily urges China to speed up domestic software development

  • The opinion piece echoes Beijing’s drive for technological self-sufficiency, with foreign software regarded as a source of potential threat
  • Shares of Chinese software developers shot up on Wednesday, as the newspaper called on businesses to adopt more domestic software

An opinion piece published by the People’s Daily calls on Chinese companies to adopt more domestic software. Photo: Getty Images
An opinion piece published by the People’s Daily calls on Chinese companies to adopt more domestic software. Photo: Getty Images
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