Sichuan: high-tech conference yields major results

A total of 105 deals were signed at the China (Mianyang) Science and Technology City International High-Tech Expo earlier this month. The agreements involved a combined investment value of some 92.38 billion yuan ($12.99 billion), including 39 projects each valued at more than 500 million yuan. The expo showcased the latest innovation achievements in China's strategic sectors including Beidou navigation system and information security, as well as high-tech products from 38 other countries and regions, organizers said.

(Source: Xinhua News Agency)