Risk prevention mechanisms: The company has established a robust global technology R&D mechanism for risk analysis and prevention. It has strengthened the supervision of early stage research, feasibility demonstration, and processes, as well as the conversion and application of scientific achievements in important projects. This allows it to minimize risk to technology, resources, management, and achievements during the projects.
Mechanism for encouraging R&D: The company places emphasis on its mechanisms for encouraging R&D and has established systems such as the “Research project management system”, “Research personnel performance and assessment system”, and the “Research investment accounting system”. It has also established assessment systems for research personnel and departments, as well as rewards, promotions, salary increases, honors, and other encouragements for personnel who have make outstanding achievements in research and innovation. Through these systems, the company stimulates the capabilities for individual innovation at the R&D departments and in their personnel.