Latest News:  
Beijing   Cloudy    21 / 14   City Forecast

Home>>China Society

Army, CAE sign logistics research agreement


09:47, October 12, 2011

BEIJING, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) and the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) on Tuesday signed an agreement to establish "long-term and stable" cooperation as part of the government's efforts to integrate the academic powers and logistical networks of both the military and civil sectors.

Liao Xilong, a member of the Central Military Commission and head of the PLA General Logistic Department, and Zhou Ji, president of the CAE, attended the signing ceremony.

The agreement is expected to promote the innovative ability of the PLA's logistic forces and modernize the military's logistics department, said Liu Yuan, commissar of the PLA General Logistics Department.

Under the agreement, CAE academics will provide consultative services to the military on logistical issues, according to the commissar.

CAE academics will also participate in academic exchanges with the military and help the latter train young and middle-aged scientists, the commissar said.


Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name


Selections for you

  1. Russian-China gas deal near, boosting relations: Putin

  2. Int'l Musical Instruments Exhibition kicks off in Shanghai

  3. Blood transplant expected to save girl

  4. Free group wedding offered in E China

Most Popular


  1. Yuan appreciation nightmarish for US
  2. China, U.S. diplomats to discuss Taiwan, trade
  3. Taiwan willing to maintain status quo: Ma
  4. Why is Wall Street outrage spreading?
  5. Wall Street protests: U.S. version of Arab Spring?
  6. Be wary of financial risks in Europe
  7. Rich, poor divide at heart of Wall Street protests
  8. Is 3rd round of Quantitative Easing coming?
  9. Income divide causes fiscal crises in Europe, US
  10. China should have own ambitions

What's happening in China

Small donations make a meal for poor rural children

  1. Scandal-hit China Red Cross changes leadership
  2. 14 hikers missing in mountains of Sichuan
  3. China Charity Federation raised 4 bln USD in 2010
  4. Beijing builds first megawatt-level solar plant
  5. Tencent launches 1st English microblog service

PD Online Data

  1. Challenge to the traditional view of love and marriage
  2. House means happiness? Young Chinese' home-owning dream
  3. Fighting AIDS,China is acting
  4. Worldwide Confusius Institutes
  5. Chinese Qingming Festival