City’s credentials as global tech center boosted by awards
January 10, 2019
SHANGHAI’S ambition to turn itself into a global center of technological innovation has been given renewed impetus by the performance of city researchers in the National Science and Technology Award.
Shanghai scientists scooped nearly a sixth of the national awards.
Forty-seven projects involving local scientists were among the 285 scientific breakthroughs honored. The honors included three awards in natural sciences, seven in technological invention and 37 in science and technological progress.