The Recruitment Program of Global Experts
The Recruitment Program of Global Experts also known as the “Thousands of People Plan”, in accordance with China’s developing strategies, has been active since 2008. About 2,000 overseas experts, who possess crucial technology, work in new industries, or lead new disciplines were recruited and sponsored to start their careers in China. Meanwhile, provincial governments also recruited a number of overseas experts in accordance with the local economic and social situation, and the needs of industrial restructuring, which is known as the Hundred Men Plan. By the 25th of July, 2012, the Recruitment Program of Global Experts has included 2,263 experts in different fields.