China’s tech heavyweights said the digital economy ha
on China’s tech heavyweights said the digital economy ha
s become a driving force behind economic growth, and interne
t companies should concentrate on making
ghs in core technologies.
“The country is narrowing the gap with developed countries, especially in autonomo
e vehicle-infrastructure systems and intelligent transportation. We started a little late, but o
ur pace is faster and our potential is bigger,” s
aid Robin Li, cha
irman and CEO of leading Chinese search engine Baidu Inc.
He noted that AI will have an impact on the internet and China should firmly grasp the historic opportuni
ties of AI, and the country’s efforts in tech
ns will begin gradually changing the world.
Pony Ma, chairman and CEO of Tencent Holdings Ltd, said the e-government is becoming the driving force for cons
truction of a digital China and high-quality social and economic development, and internet firms should co
nsolidate basic research and focus on making breakthroughs in core technologies.
teps aimed at helping further develop countryside opt
The meeting on Sunday decided on further steps to
economic structure. China should also invest more
One of the purposes of China opening up its capital acco
Analysts attending the symposium said more efforts ar
Besides, it should try to reform the exchange rate system
The US has not only intensified screening and restrict