The World Internet Conference has chosen 18 major technological achievements that best highlight the development of the Internet sector in 2017.

2017-12-04 16:08 GMT+8

One of the most popular exhibits at the 2017 World Internet Conference in east China’s Wuzhen has been the Tmall Supermart – an unmanned store that mixes e-commerce, facial recognition technology and traditional shopping, giving a glimpse of how we will buy goods in the future.

2017-12-05 21:27 GMT+8

Microsoft Executive Vice President Shen Xiangyang attended the World Internet Conference 2017 in eastern China's Wuzhen, where he was interviewed by CGTN's Liu Xin, host of opinion show The Point.

2017-12-05 22:00 GMT+8

Vice President of LinkedIn Allen Blue attended the World Internet Conference 2017 in eastern China's Wuzhen, where he sat down with CGTN's Liu Xin, host of opinion show The Point.

2017-12-05 21:56 GMT+8

“It’s interesting to see the progress being made, little progress every year. More new things eventually will lead to major change,” Dr. Robert Kahn told CGTN.

2017-12-06 19:40 GMT+8

‍Between these people there are over a hundred years of venture capital (VC) experience and over a trillion dollars of market cap.  Alibaba, Tencent, Ctrip, Baidu, JD and Dianping were all helped by these Midas men. 

2017-12-05 21:03 GMT+8

‍At the opening ceremony of the 4th World Internet Conference (WIC) in Wuzhen, eastern China, internet big-wigs from home and abroad delivered speeches about the digital economy, artificial intelligence, and how these two areas are changing the world. What visions did they have for the future? 

2017-12-05 14:26 GMT+8

As tech leaders and influencers from throughout the world meet this week for the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, one defining theme, whether explicitly discussed or not, underlies most of the issues of focus: the dominance of the world’s handful of internet behemoths, and how the rest of the world is scrambling to find a place in the internet that they are increasingly defining.

2017-12-04 21:27 GMT+8

In east China’s water town, Wuzhen, China is holding one of its most significant Internet events, World Internet Conference 2017 (WIC). Gathering leaders from the worlds’ famous tech giants, the summit provides a communication platform for professionals and academics to share their thoughts on global Internet development trends. Not surprising, AI technology is a focal point again this year.

2017-12-04 21:39 GMT+8

The world's first flexible full screen products were exhibited at the 4th World Internet Conference (WIC) which has just ended in Wuzhen, eastern China. 

2017-12-06 13:16 GMT+8

‍China’s digital economy is booming. And life has become much more convenient. The digital development has been driven in part by e-commerce giant Alibaba, which is headquartered in Hangzhou, the capital city of east China’s Zhejiang Province.

2017-12-02 14:41 GMT+8

China's Internet technology has expanded by leaps and bounds in 2017. And with the fourth World Internet Conference concluded in the eastern Chinese town of Wuzhen on Tuesday, CGTN is going over four top trends that have moved from the realm of science fiction to real life.

2017-12-02 16:15 GMT+8

‍Ealier this month, China’s Ministry of Science and Technology identified four domestic tech companies, Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent and iFlyTek, as the “national team” to boost the development of AI technology in the country. 

2017-11-30 22:37 GMT+8

With this year’s World Internet Conference kicking off soon in Wuzhen, an eastern Chinese city from December 3 to 5, China’s fifth-generation (5G) technology developments will certainly be brought to the spotlight at the annual global summit.

2017-12-01 22:50 GMT+8

China’s booming Internet development has been catching the attention of more and more foreign companies, who hope to grab a piece of fame and fortune in China. Some investment bigwigs at the fourth World Internet Conference in the eastern town of Wuzhen expressed belief that foreign Internet firms have begun to make their debut on the Chinese Internet market. 

2017-12-06 18:37 GMT+8

The Fourth World Internet Conference is taking place in Wuzhen, east China's Zhejiang Province, with artificial intelligence (AI) as one of the topics. 

2017-12-03 10:59 GMT+8

Recent years have seen the Chinese fintech sector boom, with an array of startups attracting hundreds of billions of yuan in investments, and China seemingly at the forefront of technological innovation in finance. 

2017-11-30 18:27 GMT+8