Data & Analyses



Science & Technology

Environment & Resources


Social & Health



 Historical Timeline

 Research Bibliography



 Hanzi Flashcards


 Satellite Images

 Web Links

 Web Videos

 Top-190 Books on China

 Top-20 Doing Business

 Top-30 Travel Guides

 Top-20 Travel Maps

 Top-40 Movies & Videos

 Top-20 Language Courses

 Top-20 Fine Art Books

 Top-10 Photography






The Microsoft and Intel corporations establish high-tech research facilities in Beijing.




Currently, about 150 researchers and over 250 visiting scientists and students are developing next-generation multimedia applications and Asian-specific computing at Microsoft's Beijing research center. In November 1998 the Intel company also establishes a research lab in Beijing, the Intel China Research Center (ICRC). It is focused on advanced technology research and has been an integral part of Intel's worldwide network of R&D centers. These and other high-tech investments of western companies are clearly facilitating knowledge transfer to China and contribute to the growth of China's top-level research capacity and staff.


External Web Links: External Link External Link


< Previous

For Printing

Home Page

Next >

Optimized for MS Internet Explorer 6.0 and higher. Best text size: Smaller. Best screen resolution: 1280 x 1024
The author is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.
Copyright 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 by Gerhard K. Heilig. All rights reserved. - 18 April 2012