Green CIFTIS 2023: Why is ESG so popular in China?
Zhao Chenchen, Zhang Rongyi
Environmental, social and corporate governance – often shortened to ESG – is constantly getting brought up by enterprises, particularly in China. At the 2023 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), ESG development was highlighted in many discussions and exhibitions.
Why is ESG so popular in China? CGTN talked with Pan Qingzhong, the executive dean of the Schwarzman Scholars Program at Tsinghua University, who specializes in ESG education for executive leaders and also attended a panel on public relations and ESG development for Chinese enterprises. Find out more about ESG in China in this episode of Tech Talk, a green CIFTIS special edition.