Directions: In this part of the test, you will hear 2 passages in Chinese. After you have heard each sentence or paragraph, interpret it into English. Start interpreting at the signal... and stop it at the signal... You may take notes while you are listening. Remember you will hear the passages only once. Now, let us begin Part B with the first passage.
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Jinghe High-tech Park. I am Operation Manager of the Park. It's my great honor to give you an introduction on how to attract foreign investment to the Park.//
The Park's two leading industries are information technology and modern biotechnology. The Park Administration takes strong measures to improve the investment environment, and to make the Park one of the best investment destinations in North China.//
The Park' s selection criteria for the target industries are as follows. They must strengthen research and development functions, and collaborate with universities and public research institutes.//
So far, multinational companies from the United States, Japan, Germany and the United Kingdom have already settled down in the Park. Great achievements have been/remarkable progress has been made in attracting foreign investments.