Time is Money, Efficiency is Life

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The slogan was made a large sign in Shekou, Shenzhen (at the junction of Nanhai Boulevard, Taizi Road and Gongye 1st Road). Time is money, Efficiency is life.jpg
The slogan was made a large sign in Shekou, Shenzhen (at the junction of Nanhai Boulevard, Taizi Road and Gongye 1st Road).

"Time is Money, Efficiency is Life" (Chinese :时间就是金钱,效率就是生命) is a well-known slogan of Chinese economic reform. [1] It was initially a quote from Yuan Geng who made it public in 1981 as the director of Shekou, Shenzhen. [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] The slogan is often associated with the "Shenzhen speed". [7] After Deng Xiaoping made an inspection tour to Shenzhen in 1984, the slogan became widely known in China. [7] [8]

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