IN THE REALM OF technological innovation, China has arrived. China has launched manned space flights, constructed the worlds largest radio telescope, and sent the worlds first quantum communications satellite into space, among other achievements in recent years. Its pursuit of innovation-led development including such schemes as the Made in China 2025 program (for more on this, see Chapter 2 Talking (Up) Power and the Internet Plus initiative promise more accomplishments to come. President Xi Jinping wants China to become one of the worlds most innovative countries by 2020 and a leading global science and technology power by 2049.
|Title of host publication||China Story Yearbook 2018: Power|
|Editors||J Golley, L Jaivin, P J Farrelly and S Strange|
|Place of Publication||Canberra, Australia|
|Publication status||Published - 2018|