China will strive to achieve major tech breakthroughs: President Xi

Event marking the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteer Army's participation in the Korean War in Beijing
FILE PHOTO: China's President Xi Jinping speaks while taking part in an event marking the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteer Army's participation in the Korean War at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China October 23, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

November 12, 2020

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will strive to achieve major breakthroughs in key technologies, state media quoted President Xi Jinping as saying on Thursday.

China will build trading platforms for international financial assets, Xi was quoted as saying.

(Reporting by Stella Qiu and Kevin Yao; Editing by Toby Chopra)