Meanwhile, 73 percent of Chinese executives believed that China has an environment conducive to innovation.
Wang Jian, chairman of HNA Group, parent of the country's largest private airline, Hainan Airlines, said HNA has been laying out a global industrial chain that focuses on three core operations, including aviation and tourism, logistics, and financial services.
Lu started his career in the ministry in May 2009 as deputy head of the political division. He was head of the department from November 2015 until he was placed under investigation in December 2016.
CHANGSHA－Hauling garbage has become Shi Chengfu's hobby. The more he carries, the happier he is. For the past half-century, the shoulder pole was the 90-year-old Shi's primary tool for carrying heavy loads. These days, with an influx of tourists－and their trash－to his family's restaurant, he now uses the pole to transport rubbish bins to a nearby disposal site.
Ming Zhimei, CEO and executive director of GLP, said the partnership will help GLP to cement its layout in air logistics operations. The two companies also will cooperate in fields such as the infrastructure development of air logistics, supply chain finance, and the ecological chain of air logistics.
Despite challenges, Chinese executives remained optimistic about the promise of innovation and emerging technologies.