• The nation will ramp up resources to strengthen international cooperation as it strives to build a globally competitive robotics industry and accelerate the use of smart machines in manufacturing, healthcare and other sectors.
 
  • The $100 billion SoftBank Vision Fund is seeking to buy more than one billion dollars' shares of SenseTime, a Beijing-based AI startup, according to a report by Bloomberg.
 
  • The Zhongguancun Frontier Technology Salon and Smart Manufacturing Industry Conference were held in Beijing's Fangshan district on Aug 3.