China spent a record 2.2 trillion yuan on R&D in 2019 but needs to do more to escape US tech strangulation

//China spent a record 2.2 trillion yuan on R&D in 2019 but needs to do more to escape US tech strangulation

China spent a record 2.2 trillion yuan on R&D in 2019 but needs to do more to escape US tech strangulation

Whatever the outcome of the upcoming US elections, most analysts agree that the tech rivalry between the US and China is unlikely to let up any time soon and therefore Beijing is expected to keep doubling down on its catch-up efforts.China’s Ministry of Science and Technology last week vowed once again to look carefully at how the work of researchers is evaluated, ensuring that the focus is on research that “achieves real performance” as opposed to simply counting the number of publications…

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