Data from the commission showed that the region's share of overall national GDP had increased from 24.1 percent in 2018 to 24.5 percent during the first three quarters of this year.
In 2014, the Lhasa-Xigaze Railway became operational, cutting the commute time between the two cities from six hours by bus down to about three hours by train. The inauguration of the Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway is another milestone in the railway development of Tibet.
The improvement of infrastructure has played an important role in improving people's livelihoods, said Qizhala, chairman of the regional government.
The country will also reduce logistics costs, cancel or lower some highway and civil aviation port charges, and improve transport and logistics infrastructure.
The two-day summit showcases the latest developments and applications of digital technologies including blockchain, 5G, AI and big data under the theme of "Stimulating new dynamics of data factors and embarking on a new journey for digital China."