[photopress:software_1.gif,full,alignright]According to the Ministry of Information Industry China’s software industry was up 23% on the previous year to exceed RMB260 billion ($34 billion).
Some sectors grew even faster — these involve software services, system integration and IC design
Four municipalities and provinces — Beijing, Jiangsu, Guangdong and Shanghai — each saw their software industry revenue topping RMB20 billion.
The industry sources said the government would adopt more supportive policies to help develop software and system integration sectors and increase demand for self-developed products by increasing government procurement.
Source: China View