and system, scale and structure, innovation and development of the country’s n
?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信ational defense and strength of air operations after military reform and restructuring.
It will comprehensively demonstrate China’s achievements in buildin
g its national defense, highlight an “open and confident” military image and manifest co?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛
mbat capabilities, Cai said. It will focus on displaying the capabilities of joint operations
and training that have incorporated information technology and are systematic and cooperative, he said.
?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛Cai said the parade is not aimed at any country, region or situation but is meant to show China’s confidence and dete
rmination to safeguard national sovereignty and security and defend world peace and stability.
The military parade, followed by a mass pageant with themed floats, will be a grand c?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛
elebration on Oct 1 attended by Party and State leaders and members of the pub
lic, said Wang Xiaohui, executive deputy head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee.
?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信That evening, they will also join a gathering featuring a gala and fireworks show.
A series of other activities dedicated to the 70th anniversary will also take place in the coming weeks.
At an event in Beijing’s Great Hall of People, Xi will present the Meda
ls of the Republic, Medals of Friendship and national titles of honor to outstanding peopl?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛
e who have made great contributions to the PRC’s establishment and development.
Other activities include presenting flower baskets at the Monument to the People’s Heroes on Sept 30 for Martyrs’ Day and an ex
?yabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信hibition during September showcasing major achievements over the past 70 years.
The CPC Central Committee, the State Council and the Central Military Commission will als
o jointly issue medals in commemoration of the 70th anniversary as part of the celebration activities.
The company also introduced the concept of a “blind box”. These finger-long boxes are bought on spec with the purchasers unaware of their contents until they open th
em. In 2017, the company set up about 400 vending machines across the country, dispensing the “blind boxes”. It alsyabo亚博体育下载楼凤
o held its first Beijing Toy Show that year with about 200 designers and over 30,000 fans attending.
yabo亚博体育下载楼凤Wang Ning says more designers from the mainland are now launching their toys at the show.
One of them is a young Guangzhou-based designer surnamed Deng, whose moniker is Ayan. Deng is
a fashion design major who graduated from Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts in 2017.yabo亚博体育下载楼凤女神会所
Her toy series, entitled Dimoo World, is one of the most popular.
His first series of Dimoo World had the little boy wearing various animal costumes, ranging from a panda to a bluebird and all have Dimoo’s signature eyes.
yabo亚博体育下载楼凤”It’s a reflection of my life. People love Dimoo because we share similar stories growing up,” says the de
signer, who has 20 dogs and cats, plus 12 turtles, which “have become her sources of inspiration”.
The trend of designer toys first started in Hong Kong in the 1990s and was influenced by Japan, South Korea andyabo亚博体育下载楼凤女神会所
the West in the 2000s, according to Wang Ning. The trend is inevitable, given the country’s strong economy, he says.
“Designer toys satisfy the spiritual needs of young Chinese consumers. T
hey use social media to show off their collections and exchange them,” he saysyabo亚博体育下载楼凤.
“It’s still evolving but has already become a phenomenon.”
The designer held three fan meetings during the show, which attracted hundreds.
yabo亚博体育下载楼凤”The story of the little boy, named Dimoo, starts with his journey in a mystic world, where he meets lots of friends,” Den
g says. “The boy is confused and lost. However, with the support and love from his friends, he grows up in an intriguing wo
rld.”Customers play with piglets at a cafe in Hangzhou, East China’s Zhejiang province, Aug 24, 2019. The first of its kindyabo亚博体育下载楼凤女神会所
in Hangzhou, the cafe has welcomed a significant number of visitoA railway bridge weighing 8,900 metric tons and measu
ring 78 meters long was rotated to its targeted position on Tuesday in Xiongxian, Xiongan New Area in North China’
s Hebei province, marking a big step in the construction of the Beijing-Xiongan intercity railway.yabo亚博体育下载楼凤
The bridge, bearing the intercity railway, swiveled around an angle of 62.32 d
egrees in 73 minutes above the Tianjin-Baoding Railway, starting at seven seconds a
yabo亚博体育下载楼凤女神会所fter midnight to avoid interference with railway traffic running below, Beijing Daily reported.
This is the first bridge that finished swiveling along the Beijing-Xio
ngan intercity railway, which is of great significance for the railway’s constru
ction, according to Li Zheng, deputy director for construction of the Beijing-Xiongan intercity railway.
s promise made to a late friend of his 13 years earlier.
Jim Bacon, then premier of Tasmania, visited China in 2001 when Xi was governoyabo亚博体育下载419论坛
r of Fujian province, which had established a sister state relationship with Tasmania.
yabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信Xi told Bacon’s family that Bacon invited him to visit Tasmania then and he agreed.
He praised Bacon as an old friend of the Chinese people for his contribution to relations
between China and Tasmania as well as Australia and invited his family to visit China in the future.yabo亚博体育下载419论坛
“People-to-people exchanges pave the road for handling international rel
yabo亚博体育下载419论坛ations,” Han Fangming, deputy director of the Foreign Affairs Committee of t
he Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference’s National Committee, said in an article published in
Public Diplomacy Quarterly, which is sponsored by the Foreign Affairs Committee.yabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信
He also proposed the establishment of an innovative, high-level people-to-people exchange m
yabo亚博体育下载419论坛echanism that also involves not only politicians, but also governmental departments, think tanks a
nd individuals in extensive cultural exchanges between China and other countries.
In a speech at the opening ceremony of the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizationsyabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信
in May, Xi said people are the best bridge for exchanges and mutual learning among different cultures.
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trangement and misunderstanding and promote mutual understanding among nations,” he said.yabo亚博体育下载419论坛品茶微信
The conference was initiated by Xi to promote cross-civilization exch
anges and mutual learning across Asia and build an Asian community with a shared future.
s have a long history of doing business at night, other sectors, including tourism and culture, still have plenty of room to gro
w if they are to equal the standards set by international cities such as London or Amsterdam, Vernotti said.?yabo亚博体育下载千花网
Jiang Hao, partner at global consultancy Roland Berger, said China’s nighttime economy has great potential. As the country ha
?yabo亚博体育下载千花网s risen to become the second-largest economy in the world, people’s consumption capacity and willingness to buy are c
onstantly increasing. In the fast pace of city life, many people go shopping only after working during the day.
“The night economy gives people more time to buy and increases their choice, which will bri
ng more business opportunities and become a new growth driver for China’s economy,” he said.?yabo亚博体育下载千花网女神会所
According to market consultancy iiMedia Research, 60 percent of consumption in China occurs at nigh
t. In the past three years, the country’s nighttime consumption has grown by 17 percent on average.
?yabo亚博体育下载千花网Authorities nationwide recently unveiled plans to “light up” cities after du
sk. In Beijing, a series of policies were rolled out last month to encourage after-dusk eco
nomic activities, including extending the operating hours of several subway lines every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, a?yabo亚博体育下载千花网女神会所
nd later closing hours at tourist spots, museums, sports grounds and art galleries.
Longer hoursThis month, Shanghai announced a list of cultural activities and tour rout?yabo亚博体育下载千花网
es, with 105 scenic spots, art galleries, museums and memorials across the city extending the
ir business hours, or presenting special late-night shows or night-tour programs.
?yabo亚博体育下载千花网女神会所Convenience store chain Bianlifeng, which was established in Decem
ber 2016, has already benefited from 24-hour operation at all its more than 800 outlets.
by the US leader as the “right man for the job”, told the US leader at a
Sunday breakfast meeting that “we don’t like tariffs on the whole … We are in favor of trade peyabo亚博体育下载乌托邦品茶微信
ace”, having said on his arrival on Saturday that the trade war was “not the right way to proceed”.
yabo亚博体育下载乌托邦Rarely have European leaders spoken with such unity on an issue. By doing so they will have hoped to drive home the messa
ge to the US leader that in a closely interconnected global economy, no one wins in a trade war, everyone loses.
Hopefully, that message has been received, since the US leader said on Monday that the two sides will beginyabo亚博体育下载乌托邦
“serious negotiations” soon, as both sides understand the consequences and where the other stands.
China wants to make a deal. But that deal can only be reached based on equality and mutual reyabo亚博体育下载乌托邦品茶微信
spect. It does not want any “decoupling” of the world’s two largest economies, as some in the US have tru
yabo亚博体育下载乌托邦mpeted, knowing it benefits from that coupling. But it will not acquiesce to unreasonable demands.
Let us hope his talks with the European leaders have helped the US l
eader appreciate that the interconnectedness of the US and Chinese economies also byabo亚博体育下载乌托邦品茶微信
enefits the US, and that a trade deal is in everyone’s best interests, the US included.
China, the second-largest economy of the world and neighbor to 21 countries, is set to celebrate its 70th anniversary on October 1.yabo亚博体育下载乌托邦
The path of development set by the Chinese leadership and the Communist Party of China was n
yabo亚博体育下载乌托邦ot an easy job as there was much suffering in the prior century before it founded as a sovereign state.
The vision and statesmanship of the Chinese leadership and commitment of its people chyabo亚博体育下载乌托邦品茶微信
anged the status of the country from one with a backward economy tow
ards a prosperous one that is playing an active role in the international arena.
China is willing to work with the internation
al community to create an age of virtual intelligence and share outcomesyabo亚博体育下载419品茶微信
of greater breakthroughs in smart technology, President Xi Jinping said on Monday.
yabo亚博体育下载419Modern information technology, represented by the internet, big data and artificial int
elligence, is witnessing rapid changes, Xi said in a congratulatory letter to the 2019 Sm
art China Expo, which opened in Chongqing on Monday and runs through Thursday.yabo亚博体育下载419
A new round of scientific and technological revolution and industrial transformation is developing with strong mo
yabo亚博体育下载419品茶微信mentum, and the fast growth of smart technology is having significant and far-reach
ing influence on economic development, social progress and global governance, Xi said.
The president emphasized that China attaches great importance to the deveyabo亚博体育下载419
lopment of smart technology and industrial digitalization, and advocates for for
ward-looking, in-depth integration of the digital economy and the real economy.yabo亚博体育下载419
The annual Smart China Expo, begun last year, aims to showcase new products, technologies, business formats and mod
yabo亚博体育下载419es of smart technology through conferences, exhibitions, summits and competitions.
This year’s expo attracted over 1,800 participants and 843 companies from 28 countries a
nd regions, including 13 Nobel Prize laureates, four Turing Award winners, Fortune 500yabo亚博体育下载419品茶微信
business leaders and tech giants including Intel, Tencent, Baidu, Alibaba and Xiaomi.
“Smart technology is developing very fast in China,” Vice-Premier Liu He said at the opening ceremony.yabo亚博体育下载419
“It has become a new, important economic growth point, with preliminary statistics showing that the total industrial sc
yabo亚博体育下载419ale of AI-related industries in China surpassed 500 billion yuan ($71.4 billion) in 2018.”
As the gateway to Southwest China and a major industrial base, Chongqinyabo亚博体育下载419品茶微信
g, on the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, has established one of the world’s larg
est IT industrial clusters and one of China’s biggest auto manufacturing bases.
Over the past two years, the color-coded system has been expand
ed to Beijing as well as Shandong, Jiangxi and Guizhou provinces.yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314女神会所
Lin Ge, a doctor at the Wudang District Maternity and Child Health Hospital in Guiyang, the capital of Guizhou province, sai
d pregnant women assessed as a red or purple risk are transferred from town-level hos
yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314pitals to bigger, better-equipped ones for regular health checks throughout their pregnancies.
“Such a management method ensures one-on-one medical care for all the pregnant w
omen and guarantees the safety of mothers and children as much as possible,” he said.yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314女神会所
In addition, Shanghai has expanded its medical health service in
the past decade to nearly 5,300 health institutions scattered across 15 districts.
yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314At least one 3A-grade hospital, the highest of China’s three-tier g
rading system for hospitals, is available in each of Shanghai’s suburban districts.
“Shanghai has become a medical high-water mark for
the country, and the region is attracting the largest number of patieyabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314女神会所
nts from other provinces,” said Wu Jinglei, director of the Shanghai Health Commission.
“Shanghai’s ability to serve the Yangtze River Delta region
yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314and the whole country medically has improved continuously.”
Shanghai was also the first region on the mainland to includ
e free urinalysis checks to screen for kidney diseases.yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314
The health check has been compulsory for pr
imary and junior middle school students since 2003.yabo亚博体育下载龙凤1314女神会所
Since 2010, the screening program has been expanded to 11
provincial-level regions, covering more than 300,000 students.
entanyl-related substances since it put the new list into use, such as o
?yabo亚博体育下载会所verseeing delivery firms to make sure parcels are sent using
real names and asking customs to ramp up probes of suspicious international deliveries, Geng said.?yabo亚博体育下载会所
“The data provided by the US Drug Enforcement Administration shows that after Chi
?yabo亚博体育下载会所品茶微信na announced the listing of all fentanyl-related substances as controlled narcotics, US Cu
stoms and Border Protection reported only four cases of trafficking of the substances from China in th
e second quarter,” Geng said. “This shows that the measures China has taken are indeed effective.”?yabo亚博体育下载会所
The number of people killed by fentanyl in the US, however, is still high, Geng said. “This speaks volumes ab
out the US opioid crisis arising from many factors, and that the root cause is not China.”
?yabo亚博体育下载会所品茶微信he six newly established free trade zones in China will further facilitate high-level openi
ng-up and boost high-quality development through deeper reforms, the Ministry of Commerce said Monday.
The FTZs in this latest batch are located in Shandong, Jiangs?yabo亚博体育下载会所
u, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, Hebei, Yunnan and Heilongjiang.
Till now, 18 FTZs have sprung up across the country. Wang Shouwen, vi
?yabo亚博体育下载会所品茶微信ce-minister of commerce, said the move shows the government’s resolve
to achieve high-level opening-up and support an opening world economy.
In order to better serve the overall strategy, the six FTZs will tap into their geographical advantages to deepen trade and eco?yabo亚博体育下载会所
nomic cooperation with neighboring countries and regions, Wang said at a news conference.
?yabo亚博体育下载会所For instance, the Guangxi FTZ aims to promote cross-borde
r trade, logistics and labor cooperation and to boost opening-up in the borde?yabo亚博体育下载会所品茶微信
r areas, Wang said. The Heilongjiang FTZ will step up collaboration with Russia by facilitating t
he movement of people across the border and encouraging companies to expand overseas, he said.
The typhoon also halted ferry services between Xiamen and Kinmen in Taiwan, and between
Pingtan and Taiwan’s Taichung. A total of 124 flights have been canceled at Xiamen airport.yabo亚博体育下载夜生活女神会所
South China’s Guangdong province launched a level-IV emergency response, the
yabo亚博体育下载夜生活lowest level, for strong winds. The provincial agriculture and rural affairs depart
ment issued a notice requesting fishing vessels in related waters to return to harbor for shelter.
The Guangdong Power Grid Corporation has deployed more than 300 power generatioyabo亚博体育下载夜生活
n vehicles and over 400 sets of satellite communication equipment for emergency repair.
China firmly opposes the United States’ new threat to impose additional tariffs on about $550 billion
yabo亚博体育下载夜生活worth of Chinese imports, a spokesperson of the Ministry of Commerce said on Saturday.
In a brief statement, the ministry said the US act is unilateral, trade protectionism, and using maximum pressure.
It violates the consensus reached between the top leaders of the two coyabo亚博体育下载夜生活女神会所
untries, severely undermines the multilateral trading system and normal internat
ional trade order, and Washington will eat the bitter fruits of its own action, the ministry said.
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n counter to the consensus of the heads of state of China and the United States, and run
counter to the principles of mutual respect, equality and mutual benefit,” the spokesperson said.yabo亚博体育下载夜生活女神会所
The ministry urged Washington to immediately stop its wrongful deeds, otherwise it will “bear all the consequences.”
The ministry warned the US administration not to misj
yabo亚博体育下载夜生活udge the situation, nor to underestimate the determination of the Chinese people.
“China strongly urges the United States not to misjudge the situation, or underestimate the determination of the C
hinese people. It must immediately stop its erroneous practices, or bear all the consequences,” the spokesperson said.A gyabo亚博体育下载夜生活女神会所
irl does homework in an air-raid shelter at People’s Square in Chongqing, Southwest Chin
a, Aug 24, 2019. The air-raid shelters, once used to protect Chongqing residents from air attac
ks during wartime, have turned out to be an ideal place to escape from the scorching heat.
System disruption hit Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) cont
inued into Friday with the airport operator taking steps to solve the disruption.yabo亚博体育下载419品茶微信
Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB), the company which manages most of the
yabo亚博体育下载419country’s airports including KLIA, said in a statement that all 38 remote bays at th
e main terminal were not able to proceed to the scheduled gates as they were still being occupied.
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s and the main terminal at the airport’s carpark.
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yed flights. We had also extended the operating hours at all our other airports nation
wide last night in order to cater to the delayed departing flights from KUL,” the statement said.yabo亚博体育下载419
“Please be informed that MAHB has made various efforts to improve the situation
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problem,” Malaysian Transport Minister Anthony Loke Siew Fook said in a statement.
yabo亚博体育下载419The disruption started on Wednesday night in several airport systems such as WiFi connection, Flight Information Disp
lay System (FIDS), check-in-counters and the Baggage Handling Systems (BHS).
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ing 18 international flights.Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is
seen during a media conference at Brisbane Airport in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Sept