Spotlight on Wuhan

  title={Spotlight on Wuhan},
  • Published 13 May 2015
  • Business
  • Nature
WUHAN SITS at the intersection of the Han and Yangtze rivers; the capital of Hubei Province and the most populous city in central China. It boasts the highest number of undergraduate and graduate students in the world — 1.18million as of 2013 — exemplifying the efects of the last 20 years of Chinese economic reform. Te country’s rapid increase in research and development (R&D) investment over that period has seen it surpass the European Union average for R&D spending as a proportion of gross…