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Shanghai World Expo's first theme forum opens in east China

05-16-2010 09:02 BJT Special Report: Shanghai World Expo 2010 |

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The first theme forum of the Shanghai World Expo opens in a nearby city Ningbo. The forum focusing on information and communication technology and urban development attracts more than six hundred participants, including domestic and overseas exhibitors from the Expo, government representatives and scholars.

Li Yizhong, Minister of Industry and Information Technology, said, "The forum will bring positive effect to the ICT development, and speed up the country's urbanization. We will continue to strengthen the Internet construction, and promote the integration of ICT and industrialization in China. "

Bayin Chaolu, Secretary of CPC NingboCommittee, said, "With ICT, the urban management will be more elaborated, the government operation will also be more transparent and open. Therefore our citizen will benefit from that."

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CCTV.com

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