China to promote science and technology
( 2003-11-21 21:37) (Xinhua)
China has rewarded the
creators of audio-visual products for their excellent content and artistic form
in introducing science and technology, as part of a campaign to popularize
science and technology nationwide.
At the 8th scientific and technological audio-visual products award ceremony
on Friday, the China Association for Science and Technology and the State
Administration of Press and Publication ( SAPP) awarded prizes for 99 works with
Wu Shangzhi, an official with the SAPP Audio-Visual & Electronic
Publication Management Department, said a total of 313 works participated in the
Experts said audio-visual products were welcomed by the public for their
vivid form with picture and sound, were much easier to understand than books,
and the award was set up to encourage better creation and publication of
scientific and technological products, and to further promote the widespread use
of science and technology.