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A blueprint to turn China into tech superpower?

Focus in communique is on need to strive for technological independence and boosting domestic consumption, while remaining attractive for high-end foreign investment

China is locked in a bitter trade war with the US, which has unveiled its vulnerability and reliance on foreign technology.


INNOVATION, technology and self-reliance were the key takeaways from China's latest blueprint for its next five-year plan running through to 2026.

In a communique released late on Thursday, at the end of a four-day plenum meeting, Beijing revealed the first glimpse into its...

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