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Macron has threatened to block the new trade deal between the European Union and several
2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所South American countries reached in June unless Bolsonaro takes serious steps to protect the Amazon.
On Twitter, Bolsonaro described the G7 plan as an attack on his country’s sovereignty.2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419
On Monday morning, US President Donald Trump was the only G7 leader that did not show up at a G7 session on clim
2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419ate, oceans and biodiversity. At the afternoon news conference, Trump called himself an environmentalist. He said his ab
sence was due to his bilateral meetings with leaders from Germany and India. But both C
hancellor Angela Merkel and Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the environment session.2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所
Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Par
is climate accord has been regarded as a major setback for the global cause.
Iran also became a major subject of the G7 summit. Iranian Forei2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419
gn Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made a surprise visit to Biarritz to meet Mac
ron, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and British and German officials.
At the news conference on Monday, Macron said he had informed Trump of his plan to invite Zarif for the visit.
Trump said he is open to meeting Iranian President Hassan2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所
Rouhani under the right circumstances. Tensions between the US and Iran
have escalated after Trump pulled the US out from the 2015 nuclear deal and reimposed sanctions on Iran.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419Rouhani said on Tuesday that a meeting with Trump would be just a photo op and “that is not
possible”, adding that the US president first must lift sanctions imposed on Teheran.
China, Russia, France, Germany, the United Kingdom and Iran have all hoped to salvage the deal.
unced it had issued 5.05 billion shares and raised about 12.57 billion yu
an, posting a record for the year on the amount of financing from an IPO on C2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所
hina’s A-share markets, and ranking among the top 30 in the amount raised in its history.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊The new shares make up around one-tenth of the company’s total. It was issued thr
ough a combination of strategic placement and through issuances both offline and online.
The eight strategic investors in the company acquired about 50 pe2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所
rcent of the new shares. They include central State-owned companies or their subs
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊idiaries, national-level investment funds or their subsidiaries, and Chinese Depositary Receipt funds, the company sai
d. CDRs are certificates that are traded on mainland bourses and are exchangeable with shares listed overseas.
The strategic investors all showed willingness of long-term investment, which is good f2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所
or the stock market as it eases the pressure from large-scale issuance. In addition, it is also beneficial
for the long-term stability of the company’s stock price, according to CGN Power.
The company’s share price jumped despite the electricity sector in the exchange clo2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊
sing 0.54 percent lower and the Shenzhen Component Index settling 1 percent lower on Monday.
CGN Power tops China’s nuclear power industry either by capacity in operation o
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所r those under construction. It is the only nuclear energy development platform of its par
ent company China General Nuclear Power Group, a State-owned energy giant based in Shenzhen.
By June 30, 2019, CGN Power managed 24 nuclear power u2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊
nits that are already in operation, with a total installed capacity of 27.14 mi
llion kilowatts. Four other units are being built with an installed capacity of 4.6 million KW.
The company went public in Hong Kong in late 2014. Its board approved its mainlan2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所
d IPO plan in February 2018, followed by approval from the Chinese regulators in July.
ithout approval still face serious legal consequences, including revocation of business permits and f
ines of up to 30 times the value of the imported drugs, according to the law, which will take effect on Dec 1.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛
According to the existing law, unapproved drugs, whether they are effective or not, are classified as fake
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛品茶微信medicine. Selling such drugs may result in a prison sentence of up to three years, even if there are no serious con
sequences, with harsher penalties possible in cases of serious consequences, such as death.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛
Yuan Jie, director for the administrative law department of the Legislative Affairs Commissi
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛on under the NPC Standing Committee, said the revision is “a response to public concern”.
“However, approval is still needed first before importing medicine,” she said. “Imp
orting or selling fake or substandard drugs will still lead to severe punishment.”2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛品茶微信
Many effective drugs used for serious diseases that are already available o
verseas have not gained domestic approval and are not available on the domestic m
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛arket, resulting in many patients buying such drugs from overseas or through dealers engaged in legal risks.
A popular movie screened last year, Dying to Survive, bas
ed on a real event, stirred heated public debate through its story of a group of leukemia patien2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛品茶微信
ts whose survival depended on a drug from India that was not approved in China.
Lu Yong, a businessman and leukemia patient from Wuxi, Jiangsu province, was detained for selling fake drugs after buy
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛ing a generic version of a leukemia drug from India and selling it to patients for less than one-10th the patented origin
al. He was later released after prosecutors withdrew the charges following the petition of more than 300 patient2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛品茶微信
s who purchased the copycat drug from Lu because they could not afford the patent drug.
recognition technologies have helped robots enter into
people’s daily lives at a faster pace and at affordable prices, sai2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信
d officials, company executives and experts on the sidelines of the robotics gathering.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419″With breakthroughs in crucial technologies and declining production costs, a wide ra
nge of new robotic forms and application scenarios are emerging,” said Xin Guobin, vice-minister of i
ndustry and information technology. “Robotics research and development is also sp2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信
reading from the industrial sector to healthcare, home services, education and other areas.”
The trend comes as China, the world’s largest market for industrial rob
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419ots for six consecutive years, sees increasing demand for service robots.
The market size of the country’s robotics sector is expected to hit $8.68 billion this year, accounting for about 30 percent of th
e global robotics market, the Chinese Institute of Electronics forecast in a report. Tha2019微信红包接龙群二维码419
t figure would mark an average annual growth rate of 20.9 percent from 2014 to 2019.
Specifically, the market for service robots will be valued at $2.2 billion this year and boasts huge growth potential in coming ye
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信ars, thanks to people’s rising income and the country’s graying population, the report said.
Qi Ou, founder of ForwardX, a company founded in 2016 that has developed a smart suitcase custom-built to follow its o
wner, said the increasing integration of AI and robotics makes robots smarter, and mo2019微信红包接龙群二维码419
re efforts are being made to leverage technological progress to enhance people’s lives.
According to Qi, the company’s suitcase, called Ovis, has bee2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信
n implanted with a pair of “eyes” and a “brain” that allow the suitcase to fol
low and predict the path of its owner while avoiding obstacles. It is designed for busy trav
elers who seek a hands-free and stylish travel companion that can make traveling a breeze.
esting of ground-launched missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 kilometers.
?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314女神会所Moscow and Washington had accused each other of violating the agreement in recent years amid increasing tensions.
In early February, the United States announced that it would suspend its treaty obligatio
ns and withdraw from the INF Treaty in six months if Russia failed to adhere to treaty provisions.?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314
In response, Russian President Vladimir Putin decided to suspend Russia’s participation in the INF Treaty in February.
?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314Italian President Sergio Mattarella said on Thursday that he would decide on possible snap elections next week, after a new round
of talks with parties aimed at solving the crisis triggered by the collapse of the populist government.
“The president of the Republic has a duty to not preclude the will expressed by a majority of?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314女神会所
forces in parliament,” Mattarella declared at a short press conference at the Quirinale Palace.
?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314″At the same time… in the country’s interest, I have the duty to ask (from parties) quick decisions.”
“I will start new political consultations next Tuesday, in order to make the necessary decision,” he said.
On Wednesday and Thursday, the head of state held a first round of talk
s with leaders of every single party holding seats in parliament, to verify whether the?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314女神会所
re was the political will to forge an alternative majority and form a new government.
This followed the resignation of Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Tuesday, which?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314
put an end of the 15-month or so rightwing government based on a coalition betw
?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314女神会所een far-right, anti-immigrant League and anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S).
The prime minister’s resignation was due to the decision of League leader Matteo Salvini to p
ull the plug on the government earlier in August in a bid to trigger snap elections.?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314
Speaking to reporters, Mattarella explained that d
?2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤1314女神会所uring the first round of talks some of the parties told him there were ongoing
negotiations to find a possible deal and solve the current crisis, and asked him for more time.
Museums are throwing off the shackles of convention and time to pull in the crowds
What does it take to extinguish the fire of curiosity? A few drops of rain, a few gusts of wind or a full-blown typhoon?2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊
Officials of the Shanghai Museum got an answer to those qu
estions when it threw its doors open to the public on the evening of Aug 9.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所Typhoon Lekima, packing winds of 185 km/h, was just a few hours
from making landfall in neighboring Zhejiang province, so many people in Shanghai av
erse to bad weather may well have thought th2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊at this would be a night to stay home.
In the event, more than 700 people chose to brave the rain and strong
winds that Typhoon Lekima brought to the city and visit the Shanghai Museum.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊”We made the reservation on the museum WeChat service a week ago,” said Julie Wang, a Shanghai sc
hoolteacher who attended with her daughter and several other parents and children.
“I also thought the rain might keep a lot of people away and it would be less crowded.”2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所
The parents prepared pamphlets and PowerPoint files on a tablet, teach
ing the children, all preschoolers from a single class, about the exhibition Arts of the G
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊reat Ocean, Pacific Art Collection from the Musee du quai Branly-Jacques-Chirac in Paris.
Walking among the carved oars, feather masks and wood sculptures, Wang occasionally br
ought to the children’s attention patterns, figures and interesting details in the exhibits.2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所
“We often see fine arts from China and the West in the museum, but this ex
hibition is quite different and a rare opportunity to see the Pacific art,” Wang said.2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊
Shanghai Museum began to extend its opening hours into th
e evening in 2017 when the exhibition A History of the World in 100 Objects
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所attracted many enthusiastic visitors, who were willing to line up for hours waiting to see it.
“We started opening in the evening on more than 20 days over three months to meet demand,” said Xia Beibei, a member
of the museum staff. Since then the museum has often held “Night of the Museum” events.
corated in different styles, each selling a unique category including raw tea, milk tea, coffee, al
cohol, desserts, bread and ice cream, according to a company statement sent to China Daily.2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦
“Food prompts emotional triggers, and eating is a gateway to the mind,” Yu said.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦品茶微信Experience-driven and new product trials are the defining characteristics of China’s post-1990 pop
ulation, whose desire for instant gratification is shaping up to be the new norm of consumption, said Mich
elle Huang, industry analyst of Food and Agribusiness Research at Rabobank’s Shanghai branch.2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦
“It’s not just quality that customers are paying attention to, it’s also product innovation an
d the speed of new rollouts,” she said. “Hence, it’s imperative for brands to populate menus with2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦品茶微信
original ingredients and ideas-and they need to do it quickly and frequently.”
Huang said unique storefront design and customer experience help stores gain cultural clout.
“It’s an investment. For instance, in the case of Heytea, a big chunk of t2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦
raffic still comes from online orders,” she said. “The online ordering app helps strea
mline business but it is the storytelling that gets the tea brand into people’s heads in the first place.”
Even established brands are investing in good stories in the hope of triggering emotional responses from customers. KFC2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦品茶微信
China recently added skewers and hotpot to their long list of Chinese menu items, wishing to cash in on the burge
oning midnight snacks market that even the government is encouraging in a bid to spur spending.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦Rather than simply placing ads promoting the new offering, KFC used social media to create a buzz. By soliciti
ng and sharing stories related to late-night treats, the firm attracted an emotional response from prospective diners.
“Your curated story needs to grab the attention of your ideal guests and activate their emo2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦品茶微信
tions-and that goes for storytelling across all media,” Yu from Kantar Worldpanel said.
Co-branding is another effective tool. Coffee chain S.Engine teamed up with e-comme2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦
rce site Tmall for a brick-and-mortar store to attract attention, while Happy Lemo
n’s tieup with domestic candy brand White Rabbit has generated online discussions on2019微信红包接龙群二维码乌托邦品茶微信
Weibo, China’s most-used microblogging service, which is also a gauge of trending topics online.
e interest rate regime on Saturday. It decided to use the loan prime rate (LPR), the price of loans banks offer to their best cli
ents, as a new reference for bank loans, instead of the existing one-year benchmark lending rate.2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网
The new LPR was reported for the first time on Tuesday at 4.25 percent for one-year loans, low
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网女神会所er than the 4.35 percent one-year benchmark lending rate which has been unchanged since August 2015. The LP
R for five-year loans was at 4.85 percent, according to the National Interbank Funding Center.
Many analysts have seen the new measure as an alternativ2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网女神会所
e way of cutting overall interest rates. In response, central bank officials said the reform itself
cannot replace the monetary policy or other policies, but it can improve the effectiveness of monetary policy.
Sun Guofeng, head of the central bank’s Monetary Policy Department, said the market-oriented inte2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网女神会所
rest rate reform will not have a direct impact on the renminbi exchange rate. “The market rates are directly
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网related to the exchange rate, but this reform is not involved with changes of market rates.”
He said the current interest rate spread between China and the United States “is within a comfortable zone”.
While many developed countries use monetary easing to spur econ2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网女神会所
omic growth, China is the only country among major economies to retain a normal mone
2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网tary policy, and the valuation of yuan-denominated assets is still at a relatively lower level. All of these factors can hel
p to maintain the renminbi exchange rate at a stable and adaptive level, Sun added.
Even under the new scheme, the interest rate level for mortgage loans will not decline, as the government will not ease the rea2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花网女神会所
l estate control policy nor use real estate as a tool to stimulate short-term economic growth, said
Liu, who disclosed that the interest rate policy for personal mortgages will be revealed in several days.
ted cities, Jakarta, a city of more than 10 million people, is also one of the most congested.
In his address to parliament, Jokowi said: “A capital city is not just a symbol of nati2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所
onal identity, but also a representation of the progress of the nation.”
2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网He did not give the exact location in Kalimantan for the new city. It is a region with a
population of just over 16 million people and known for rainforests and orangutans.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网
Widodo toured Kalimantan in May to survey potential sites.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所Kyle Springer, a senior analyst with the Perth USAsi
a Centre at the University of Western Australia, said from an infrastruc
ture perspective, Jokowi’s push to move the national capital to Kalimantan is “interesting”.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网
“It is a less developed part of Indonesia where there are a number of infrastructure gaps,” the analyst said.
2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所An archipelago comprising nearly 17,000 islands, Indonesia has a population of mor
e than 270 million, mostly concentrated on the islands of Java and Sumatra.
A question mark has been hanging over the future of Jakarta as the nation’s capital for decades.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网
Heri Andreas, a lecturer and researcher with the faculty of Eart
2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所h Science and Technology and the Institute of Technology Bandung, Ind
onesia, said Kalimantan was chosen because of its central location in the archipelago.
He said the new capital will probably be the political capital of the country while th2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网
e economic and commercial activities will remain on Java, at least for the time being.
He said Jakarta will be the “central economic city” of Indonesia.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所
“I don’t see Jakarta being left behind after the new capital is established,” he said.
nvestments is the globalization of its economy and large enterprises. But due to huge un
certainties, it is quite normal to see such investments receding temporarily,” said Lu.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛
“If economic uncertainties decline for the US and Europe next year, these countries may incre
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛女神会所ase market openness, and the probability for a rebound in China‘s M&A may be higher,” he said.
The report noted that consumer, industrials and high technology-related inv
estment activities were the most popular for financial buyers, accounting for m2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛
ore than half of the deal value of private equity fund investments in the first half of this year. Some PE firms speci
alizing in healthcare, 5G network technology, and high-tech investment have also emerged.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛女神会所
Officials and experts attending the Seventh Internet Security Conference called for a jo
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛int public-private effort to defend against cyberattacks and maintain a reliable and safe cyberspace.
Groups that threaten the national security no longer depen
d on military weapons. Instead, they prefer cheap but destructive cyberattacks to ta2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛女神会所
rget government and key infrastructure, putting a lot of people in jeopardy.
“With the blossoming development of cloud computing, big data, artifici
2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛al intelligence and other new technologies, cyberattacks and cybercrimes continue to rise
amid the fierce competition in cyberspace,” said Li Aidong, deputy director-gen
eral at the cybersecurity coordination bureau of the Cyberspace Administration of China.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛女神会所
“It is urgent for all parties to work together to maintain cybersecurity,” Li add
ed in remarks on Monday at the Internet Security Conference 2019 in Beijing.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛
More efforts would be needed to beef up construction of an information infrastru
cture protection system, focus on preventing organized cyberattacks between countries, and gradually es
tablish systems like a chief security officer and network review, the official added.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛女神会所
There is also a need to boost the development of the cybersecurity sector, encourag
e companies to develop cutting-edge cybersecurity technologies, lift regulatory and2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛
tax burdens that are hurting innovation and companies, cultivate more security talents, and deepe
n international cooperation in terms of security technologies, talents and standards, Li noted.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛女神会所
China currently has the biggest share of the global internet market in terms of the num
ber of users. A report by the China Internet Network Information Center said th
e country has 829 million internet users, accounting for 59.6 percent of its population.