The Fourth World Internet Conference was held in Wuzhen, southern Zhejiang Province, from December 3 to 5, where two reports (dubbed “blue books”) on the world’s and China’s Internet development were released.
A team of Chinese scientists from the Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, recently delivered a paper on SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome), claiming that the virus originates from bats.
Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to Vietnam from November 10 to 13, further strengthening ties between the two Asian nations.
China’s ruling Party, the Communist Party of China (CPC), held its 19th National Congress from October 18 to 24 in Beijing, where Party General Secretary Xi Jinping declared that China has entered “a new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics.”
The People’s Bank of China (PBOC), alongside six ministries, released a document on September 4 banning ICOs (initial coin offerings) nationwide.
China has implemented a points system for foreigners seeking work in the country, said Zhang Jianguo, director of the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA), which manages so-called “foreign talent” in China.