2017 Summer Davos to focus on environment and technology issues

The 2017 Summer Davos, to be held in the northeast Chinese city of Dalian in the coming summer, will mainly focus on environment and technology issues, according to a senior official with the World Economic Forum (WEF).

According to him, the Summer Davos will discuss, among others, circular and sharing economy, oceans, green investment and new technology innovations for environmental management.

Investment in green energy, green transport and other green infrastructure and circular economy is the key to boosting economic growth.

China plays an increasingly vital role as a world leader in a green and sustainable development model, both in the public and private sectors, said the WEF senior official.

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