China science, technology news summary -- Jan. 20


BEIJING, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- The following is a summary of published science and technology news of China.

MARS ROVER NAMING

China's space administration has unveiled a list of 10 selections for the name of the country's first Mars rover, inviting internet users from across the globe to vote on the candidates before making a final selection.

Netizens at home and abroad can take part in the poll to help decide the name of the Mars rover from Jan. 20 to Feb. 28. The administration will pick the three most popular names based on public voting and the opinions of an evaluation committee.

IPR SERVICE CENTERS

China has established or is working to establish 25 service centers to provide fast responses to intellectual property rights (IPR) issues, the country's IPR authorities announced.

The China National Intellectual Property Administration recently approved three fast IPR service centers in three counties, according to the CNIPA.

AGRICULTURAL SCI-TECH INNOVATION

China will promote science and technology innovation in agriculture to support all-round rural revitalization in the 14th Five-Year Plan period (2021-2025), the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) said.

The CAAS will make great efforts to be more internationally influential in agricultural science, technological innovation, achievement transformation, and international cooperation, and become a high-level talent training base and national high-end think tank.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 18
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
   

Did you find this article insightful?

Yes
No

Next In World

Lebanon's caretaker prime minister threatens to stop running government
Italian prosecutor seeks life sentences for US students accused of killing
Russian, Chinese hackers targeted Europe drug regulator -newspaper
Loud bang heard in south Beirut as object explodes at waste site
Bezos gets fraction of legal fees from girlfriend’s brother
Hong Kong electoral reforms prevent "dictatorship of the majority", says pro-Beijing lawmaker
EU seeks access to U.S. produced AstraZeneca vaccines: FT report
Fire, smoke, gunshots in Paraguay capital as pandemic response ignites protests
Pakistani PM wins vote of confidence amidst opposition protest, boycott
Hundreds gather in Sydney in solidarity with Myanmar protesters

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers