Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He listens as former president Donald Trump speaks before signing a trade agreement at the White House in Washington. Photo: AP
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He listens as former president Donald Trump speaks before signing a trade agreement at the White House in Washington. Photo: AP

US-China tech war: Xi Jinping’s right-hand man Liu He to test whole-country approach on ‘next-generation’ chips but obstacles remain high

  • China to integrate resources of universities, research institutions and private businesses to seek chip breakthroughs
  • Many analysts say country faces uphill struggle to take a lead in new, chip materials science

Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He listens as former president Donald Trump speaks before signing a trade agreement at the White House in Washington. Photo: AP
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He listens as former president Donald Trump speaks before signing a trade agreement at the White House in Washington. Photo: AP
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