China pivots to state-corporate partnerships in drive for technology self-reliance

As Beijing doubles down in its contest with the US for technological leadership, it is looking to Chinese industrial champions to drive the country's innovation programme – and even basic research in science and technology – once dominated by the state sector.The hard lessons from Washington's export ban on the sale of advanced chips to telecoms giant Huawei did not need spelling out to Chinese Communist Party leaders at the end of October, when they approved an outline of China's 14th five…

China pivots to state-corporate partnerships in drive for technology self-reliance
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