China wants to cooperate more with other countries to boost the
information technology (IT) industry in Asia.
Minister of Information Industry Wang
Xudong made the remark on Sunday at a panel session focusing on
the IT industry at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference
"China will, in accordance with its World Trade Organization
(WTO) commitments, further open up the IT industry and enhance
trade and cooperation in the field," Wang said.
Policies and information services will be boosted to support the
development of foreign IT firms in China, the minister said.
He said China particularly welcomed investors who wanted to set
up technological research and development centers, participate in
the reform of state-owned enterprises and the development of
Wang urged developed countries to quicken technology transfers
to developing countries and train their personnel.
(China Daily November 3, 2003)