Skip to main content

NZ exporters may get their first taste of China’s robot serfs  if they plan to head to the Shanghai World Expo.

According to China’s People Daily, 37 seven multi-functional robot will be serving visitors of Shanghai World Expo.

These 1.55 metre robots can dance, sing and speak six languages. Shaped like the Expo’s mascot Haibao, these robots have touch screens on their chests to answer inquiries on road, public service and Expo information.

The Haibao robots will be placed in Shanghai’s two international airports and at the entrances of some major Expo venues, the article says.

Dishing

Dishing up export possibilities

Exporter Today Editorial TeamExporter Today Editorial TeamApril 16, 2012
minefield

What’s mine is not yours

Exporter Today Editorial TeamExporter Today Editorial TeamApril 16, 2012
25-countries

25 countries… and counting

Exporter Today Editorial TeamExporter Today Editorial TeamApril 16, 2012