Shanghai World Expo urges more low-carbon talents

15:28, May 11, 2010      

Email | Print | Subscribe | Comments | Forum 

The Shanghai World Expo has attracted attention from around the world and the explicit aim of the Expo is to publicize the low-carbon concept of urban environmental protection and sustainable development through the pavilions' construction and the exhibition programs. It can be expected that the Shanghai World Expo will promote the development of China's low-carbon economy and urge the further increase of the low-carbon talents.

"Low-carbon" has become the hottest term at the Expo. The pavilions' construction, use and themes all reflect the low-carbon environmental protection concept. The Expo will become a high-tech platform for demonstrating urban environmental protection, energy conservation and sustainable development. Insiders said that the Expo will promote the development of the low-carbon industry and low-carbon talents will also become popular.

Recruitment data from shows that as the representatives of Beijing's low-carbon industry, the automobile, environmental protection and electricity industries' demand for jobs in March 2010 increased by about 12 percent, 21 percent and 8 percent respectively compared with February 2010, and increased by about 99 percent, 107 percent and 138 percent compared with the same period last year. The demand for jobs in April further increased.

By People's Daily Online


  • Do you have anything to say?



Related Channel News

Special Coverage
  • Premier Wen Jiabao visits Hungary, Britain, Germany
  • From drought to floods
Major headlines
Editor's Pick
  • On Sept. 26, a resident passes by a flower terrace decorated for the coming National Day. (Xinhua/Hang Xingwei)
  • The photo, taken on Sept. 26, shows the SWAT team ready for the joint exercise. (Xinhua/Wangkai)
  • Two metro trains in Shanghai collided Tuesday afternoon, and an identified number of passengers were injured in the accident, the Shanghai-based reported. Equipment failures were believed to have caused the crash on the Line 10 subway, Xinhua quoted local subway operator as saying.
  • An employee at a gold store in Yiwu, located in east China's Zhejiang province, shows gold jewelry on Monday.(Xinhua/Zhang Jiancheng)
  • Tourists ride camels near China's largest desert lake Hongjiannao in Yulin, north China's Shaanx Province, Sept. 24, 2011. Hongjiannao is shrinking as a result of climate change and human activities, and may vanish in a few decades. Its lake area, which measured more than 6,700 hectares in 1996, has shrunk to 4,180 hectares. Its water level is declining by 20-30 centimeters annually and its water PH value has risen to 9.0-9.42 from 7.4-7.8. (Xinhua/Liu Yu)
  • Actors perform royal dance at the Gyeongbok Palace in Seoul, Sept. 27, 2011. A ceremony commemorating the 38th South Korea Sightseeing Day was held in Gyeongbok Palace on Tuesday. (Xinhua/He Lulu)
Hot Forum Discussion