China is reducing reliance on publishing Impact Factor. ¶
By: Jason E. Barkeloo on March 22, 2020, 4:16 p.m.
"China is today second in the world for research papers published in international journals, behind the United States. Now, after years of demanding researchers publish in international journals, China’s Ministry of Education and Ministry of Science and Technology released a document aiming to reduce its excessive reliance on the Science Citation Index (SCI) for academic promotions, job offers and allocation of research funding."....
Guillermo J Creus 21 March 2020