Zhongguancun is at the heart of Beijing’s drive to strengthen its technology credentials, and the leadership’s wider ambition to create its own version of Silicon Valley. Photo: Simon Song
Zhongguancun is at the heart of Beijing’s drive to strengthen its technology credentials, and the leadership’s wider ambition to create its own version of Silicon Valley. Photo: Simon Song

China puts greater emphasis on Beijing and Zhongguancun as it looks to burnish tech credentials

  • President Xi sent a videotaped speech to the Zhongguancun forum this year, which involves talks on the theme of ‘intelligence, health and carbon neutrality’
  • Chinese authorities say they will work to build more innovation facilities in Beijing and the Zhongguancun area

Topic |   China technology
Zhongguancun is at the heart of Beijing’s drive to strengthen its technology credentials, and the leadership’s wider ambition to create its own version of Silicon Valley. Photo: Simon Song
Zhongguancun is at the heart of Beijing’s drive to strengthen its technology credentials, and the leadership’s wider ambition to create its own version of Silicon Valley. Photo: Simon Song
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