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South China Sea;remote sensing satellite

China Plans Remote Sensing Satellites over South China Sea[Dec 18, 2017]

China's southern island province of Hainan has unveiled a satellite launch plan to assist remote sensing coverage over the South China Sea. The Sanyan Institute of Remote Sensing said the mission would start in 2019, when it would launch three optical satellites.

C919;maiden flight

Second C919 Jet Makes Maiden Test Flight[Dec 18, 2017]

A second prototype of China's large passenger jet C919 completed its maiden flight in Shanghai Sunday, which was marked as a step closer to China becoming a global aviation powerhouse. The domestic jet took off shortly after 10:30 am in Shanghai Pudong International Airport and the flight lasted around 2 hours. It tested the performance of the C919 major systems and equipment, such as taking-off and landing, navigation and communication, speed acceleration and deceleration.

space station;hydrogen atomic clock

Chinese Space Station to Carry Domestic Hydrogen Atomic Clock[Dec 18, 2017]

China's space station, to be launched in 2022, will be equipped with a domestically developed active hydrogen atomic clock, said the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp (CASIC) Friday. The active hydrogen atomic clock will be a key equipment of China's space time frequency lab aboard the space station, according to a press release from the clock developer, a CASIC institute in Beijing.

artificial intelligence;AI

China to Boost Competitiveness in AI[Dec 15, 2017]

China has moved to forge new competitive advantages in artificial intelligence (AI), with goals to allow homegrown businesses to take on global rivals by 2020. Specific targets were also unveiled in areas including facial recognition, AI medical diagnosis, speech recognition and smart translation.

R&D;research and development;investment

China's R&D Investment Hits Historical High in 2016: Statistics Authority[Dec 12, 2017]

China has hit a historical high in research and development (R&D) investment over the last year, with a total amount of 1.57 trillion RMB, said a the country's statistics authority. China's innovation index of 2016 stood at 181.2, increasing 5.7% year on year. And the transaction volume of the technology market has exceeded 1 trillion RMB for the first time.

big data;cutting-edge technology

XI Wants Big Data to Make Lives Better[Dec 11, 2017]

President XI Jinping said at a key meeting that implementing a big data strategy to better serve the country's development and improve people's lives should be accelerated. President also calls for tech firms to aid manufacturing, governments, security.


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