The EU remained China’2019微信红包接龙群二维码419trading partner betw

ween January and July, with bilateral trade volume up 10.8 percent year

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419on-year to 2.72 trillion yuan, followed by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, up

11.3 percent to 2.35 trillion yuan, and the United States, down 8.1 percent to 2.1 trillion yuan.

To offset the negative impact caused by the Sino-US trade dispute, potential for trade cooperation between China and economie2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信

s participating in the Belt and Road Initiative such as ASEAN, Russia and Italy has been further unleashed this yea

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419r, said Chen Bin, executive vice-president of the China Machinery Industry Federation.

Chen said the trade dispute between China and the US has prompted Chinese ente

rprises to accelerate their pace of innovation to break external restrictions in many fi2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信

elds such as semiconductors and new materials, as well as expand their global presence at a notable pace.

Yan Min, a division head at the State Information Center’s Department of Economic Forecasting, said China’s div

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419ersified trade development — exploring new markets and generating fresh demand — has become a driving forc

e for its foreign trade expansion and created room for the country to maintain stable trade growth.

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ance their capabilities to address external uncertainties and boost their confidence, Yan said.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419According to the General Administration of Customs, China’s exports increased 6.7 percent year-on-year to 9.48 trillion yuan in th

e first seven months, while imports grew 1.3 percent to 7.93 trillion yuan. Its trade s

urplus widened by 47.4 percent year-on-year to 1.55 trillion yuan during the same period.

China’s trade with BRI economies totaled 5.03 trillion yuan, up 10.2 percent year-on-year, about 6 pe2019微信红包接龙群二维码419品茶微信

rcentage points higher than the overall pace, accounting for 28.9 percent of China’s total trade volume.

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ible missile deployment 阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码ncerns in Asia-Pacif

Possible missile deployment raising concerns in Asia-Pacific, Beijing says

The United States’ intention to deploy new missiles in the Asia-Pacific region has raised co?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码

ncerns, and China will take countermeasures if necessary, the Foreign Ministry and experts said.

?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码女神会所Hua Chunying, a spokeswoman for the Foreign Ministry, said China will not “sit idly by” and wat

ch its interests being compromised if the US deploys intermediate-range missiles in the region.

She said China “will not allow any country to stir up trouble on?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码

our doorstep” and “will take all necessary measures to safeguard nati

onal security interests” in a statement published on the ministry’s website late on Monday.?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码女神会所

The comments came days after the US unilaterally withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty sig

ned with the Soviet Union in 1987, which banned land-based missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 kilometers.?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码

Following the withdrawal, US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said over the weekend

that he wanted to deploy midrange conventional missiles in the Asia-Pacific within months.

?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码Hua warned that international and region

al security will be severely undermined if the US insists on the deployment.

“For a long time, the US has been grossly interfering in the affairs of regional countries in the Asia-Pacific,” she said.

“Politically, it has tried to drive a wedge between them by promoting a so-ca?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码女神会所

lled Indo-Pacific strategy. It has adopted a selfish, beggar-thy-neighbor approach in econo

mic affairs while making military deployment and strengthening military allies in the region.”

?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码The US has been shifting blame by using China as an excuse on issues including the INF

Treaty and hyping up the so-called China missile threat in disregard of the facts, Hua said.

“Despite strong international opposition, the US chose?阿拉爱2019微信红包接龙群二维码女神会所

to withdraw from the INF Treaty. Now it is hastily seeking to deploy interm

ediate-range missiles in Asia. This, in fact, reveals the real intention of the US withdrawal from the treaty,” she added.

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The book, despite its t2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419 History in the Pa

?also includes profiles of many fictional animals, in a bid to stoke the imagination.

Parents who take their children to visit the Palace Museum are often bomb2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所

arded with questions about the decorations featuring sacred animals, according to

Bao Fang, one of the book’s editors from CITIC Press. “Children always want to know everything about these animals: W

2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419ho are friendly and which are vicious. Perhaps the book can help parents answer these questions.”

A kaleidoscope of mythical species are presented, including the auspicious unicorn called qilin; a

flying horse with dragon’s wings called longma, and the dragon-like marine animal called jiaolong.2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所

Zhang Jinshuo, chief curator of popular science at the National Zoological Museu

m of China, points out that, in recent years, translated works from the West have often been the favored res

2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419ource. The new book, he says, offers an opportunity for readers to appreciate a record of domestic natural history.

“The paintings’ exquisite details bring the creatures to life,” Zhang says. “They show a colorful world of natural history.”

If it rains heavily on this Wednesday night, some elderly Chinese will say it is because Zhin2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所

u, or the Weaving Maid, is crying on the day she met her husband Niulang, or the Cowherd, on the Milky Way.

Most Chinese remember being told this romantic tragedy when they were children on Qixi, or the Seventh Night Fe

2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419stival, which falls on the seventh day of the seventh lunar month. This year it falls on Wednesday, August 7.Folklore Story

As the story goes, once there was a cowherd, Niulang, who lived with his elder brother and sister-in-law. But she disl

iked and abused him, and the boy was forced to leave home with only an old cow for company.2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所

The cow, however, was a former god who had violated imperial rules and was sent to earth in bovine form.

One day the cow led Niulang to a lake where fairies took a bath on ear

2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419th. Among them was Zhinu, the most beautiful fairy and a skilled seamstress.

The two fell in love at first sight and were soon married. They had a son and dau

ghter and their happy life was held up as an example for hundreds of years in China.

Yet in the eyes of the Jade Emperor, the Supreme Deity in Taoism, marriage betwee2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所

n a mortal and fairy was strictly forbidden. He ordered the heaven troop to catch Zhinu back.

Niulang grew desperate when he discovered Zhinu had been taken back to heave

2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419n. Driven by Niulang’s misery, the cow told him to turn its hide into a pair of shoes after it died.

He adds that if things like the somewhat vague portrayal of some a

nimals through error and imagination “are viewed in the bigger picture of history2019微信红包接龙群二维码龙凤419女神会所

and society, it will still greatly help us to have a clearer view of our own cultural traditions”.

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Natural History in the P2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网Museum, a new three

volume book, which was jointly released in July by the Palace Museum Press and CITIC Press in B

eijing, provides children, its target audience, as well as curious adults, a new perspective of the emperor.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所

His strong interest in zoology is often overshadowed by the stereotypical image of him as a fervent collector of jewels and antiques.

From 1750 to 1761, the emperor ordered two court artists, Yu Sheng and Zhang Weibang, to create paintings of birds and terres2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网

trial animals, while eight high officials with the requisite knowledge were arranged to write explanatory texts for t

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He also collected a comprehensive book called?Hai Cuo Tu?(“an album of the abundant marine world”), which was illus

trated by Nie Huang, a natural scientist who spent decades studying the country’s waterways and coastal areas.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网”Western painting techniques were introduced into the royal court of the Qing

Dynasty through missionaries,” says Li Shi, a researcher of ancient painting at the Palace Museum.

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ting are kept,” she says, adding, “but there are also paintings in the album which show that typical tech

2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所niques from Western paintings were applied to deal with shadows and add realistic detail.”

Qianlong loved the three encyclopedias and kept them in his residence for frequent reference and the education of his children.

Natural History in the Palace Museum?is edited from the three graphic albums by selecting 120 of t2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网

heir illustrations. The subjects’ modern names (along with their Latin references, where applicable) are inclu

ded, as well as vividly-written background information and stories, based on historical documents.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网女神会所The entries range from animals more commonly seen by the emp

eror, like tigers, donkeys, and dogs, to those that Qianlong would have never seen in his li

fetime, like giraffes on the African savanna or whales breaking the ocean surface.

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If the problem of unau2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所horized corporate

es cannot be solved thoroughly, enterprises may pay fees doubtfully and even be forced to p

ay, lowering their expectations over tax and fee cut policies and dampening the policy impact,” said G2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所品茶微信

an, citing that tax and fee cuts are the key measures to counter economic downside pressure.

The notice also ordered the establishment of a working system to efficiently deal with denouncements of una2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所品茶微信

uthorized charges and conduct punishments accordingly, and to cancel every unfounded governmental re

2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所quirement for enterprises to accept services provided by third parties, Gan said.

In the first six months, China’s newly introduced tax and fee cuts have saved busines

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on yuan worth of tax and fees on enterprises, said data from the State Taxation Administration.

In recent years, the country has stepped up efforts to tackle unauthorized fees le

2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所vied on businesses, with the State Administration for Market Regulation havin

g detected and dealt with 620 million yuan worth of illegitimate corporate fees in its inspection last year.

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ing fees, onto the online taxation platform has helped to slash arbitrary charging by local taxation offi

cials in recent years,” said a representative of a Nantong, Jiangsu province-based textile manufacturer.
Jia

2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所ngsu province has taken the lead in eliminating illegitimate charges, he added.

Liu Chunsheng, an associate professor at the Central University of Financ

e and Economics, said the situation of illegitimate charging may differ markedly in2019微信红包接龙群二维码会所品茶微信

different places and called for unified rules to regulate local taxation officials’ behavior.

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Completion of tunnels2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网il line within reach

Most of the tunnels along the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the Sich

2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网品茶微信uan-Tibet Railway have been completed, railway authorities said over the weekend.

The Bukamu Tunnel, one of the longest tunnels on the railway linking Lha2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网

sa and Nyingchi in Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region, was completed on Fr

iday. With its completion, 96 percent of the tunnels on the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the railway are finished.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网

The 9,240-meter Bukamu Tunnel is located in Manling county of the reg

ion’s eastern Nyingchi city. According to the China Railway 17th Bureau Group, and it is

also the 37th tunnel to be completed for this section, leaving 10 other tunnels to be finished by the end of the year.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网品茶微信

“Once construction began in October 2015, it took more than 300 workers 1,234 days to complete the tunnel,” said Y

an Qingjing, an official of the Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway Headquarters, which is part of the group.2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网

“The oxygen level in the region is merely 50 percent that of the plain are

as, with the tunnel’s location at an average elevation of 3,000 meters above sea level, a2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网品茶微信

nd the oxygen level inside the tunnel is only 19 percent of that of the plain areas,” Yan said.

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ck bursts were counted during construction of the tunnel, with an average daily burst of three.

Wang Shucheng, director of the project, said the tunnel’s depth reaches2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网

1,381 meters at one point, and high geostress inside causes the tunnel’s highest tem

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“The tunnel is like a steam room,” said Kang Yanjun, who works with the group. “On

ce you get inside, you begin sweating profusely. It is like doing anaerobic exercise.”2019微信红包接龙群二维码夜网品茶微信

The technicians must exert a lot of energy every time the

y work in the tunnel, and each person needs at least 10 bottles of water, Kang said.

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The next batch of stocks2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊e greater market e

?enthusiasm, for the better-than-expected trading conditions at the STAR Market during the fi

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊rst 10 trading days could greatly stimulate investor confidence, Peng said, and those who hold a wait-

and-see attitude when the first batch of companies went public will enter into the market.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所Eight people have been killed and four others remain missing amid

heavy downpours and floods in Central China’s Hubei province, CCTV reported.

Torrential rain hit Yunyang district in the city of Shiyan at around 4 am Tuesday, causing floods and landslide in Qinglo

ngshan village, leaving eight dead and four missing, the CCTV reported quoting Yunyang district government. 2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所

More than 2,000 villagers have been relocated to safer locations, and rescue teams f

rom Shiyan city and Yunyang districts have arrived to assist in search and rescue, the district government said.

The rain has also cut off roads and power in parts of the city. Traffic has been partially pa2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊

ralyzed and two highways have been closed for safety reasons, Xinhua News Agency said.

The local meteorological department issued a red alert, the highest in China’s four-color weather alert system, for ra

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所instorm on Tuesday, noting high risk of flash floods, geological hazards and river flooding.

Huang Rui in Beijing contributed to this story.

Technology strategist hails successful projects achieved through cooperation

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊The United States and China have benefited greatly from cooperation in science, technology and innovation, a se

nior Chinese science strategist said, lamenting the recent protectionist turn in the US.

Hu Zhijian, president of the Chinese Academy of Science and Technology for Deve2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所

lopment, said an objective appreciation of such accomplishments would help ease recent technology and t

rade frictions and reveal new grounds for win-win cooperation between the countries.

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He Yanqing, Party secr2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛tary of Shanghai Electric

?Nuclear Power Group, a leading Chinese nuclear power equipment producer, said huge market d

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Both Zheng and He believe nuclear power will play a larger role in China’s green ene

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛rgy mix, as China is committed to reducing carbon emissions and increasing energy accessibility.

Zheng said nuclear energy is the only form of energy that can provide carbon-free and lar

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He said nuclear energy could also be a disrupter for energy services in

heating, hydrogen, desalination and other new applications in China beyond electricity.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛

The institute is also working on application of digital technologies within the whole life cycle of a nuclear power pl

ant, combined with artificial intelligence, to maintain and ensure safety and reliability.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛品茶微信Shanghai, Sanya and Beijing are the top-ranked leisure cities in Ch

ina, according to a report jointly published by the National Academy of Economic Strategy an

d Tourism Research Center of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on Monday.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛

The evaluation for the ranking covers 290 cities in the country foc

used on several aspects, including city image, eco environment, leisure lives and tourism.2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛品茶微信

According to the report, Zhuhai ranked fourth on the top 10 list, followed by Shenzhen, Qingdao, Xiamen, Hangzhou, Xi’a

2019微信红包接龙群二维码419论坛n and Lhasa, among which eight are eastern cities, and the other two are in western China.

Cities in the eastern region do significantly better than those in western re

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re environment, eastern cities show less competition compared to those in northern and central regions.

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Yet intercultural comm娱乐地图is impossible witho

ut intercultural education. As John Dewey put it,” … education is

娱乐地图女神会所a regulation of the process of coming to share in the social consciousness; and that the ad

justment of individual activity on the basis of this social consciousness is the only sure method of social reconstruction.”娱乐地图

Therefore, to prepare the young generation to act as competent global citizens of

a community with a shared future for mankind, we have to sow in their hearts and minds the seeds of em

娱乐地图女神会所pathy, mutual respect and win-win cooperation, which will enable the community to constantly grow and flourish.

As I understand it, intercultural education is not one course, nor a-once-and-for-all effort. It should be

integrated into day-by-day classroom teaching and extracurricular activities from the kindergarten through elementary and hi娱乐地图

gh school to the institutions of higher education, so it becomes a life-long pursuit of every global citizen.

娱乐地图女神会所So, as Mother Teresa put it, “Yesterday is gone, tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today, let us begin.”

State Council executive meeting chaired by Li says consumption will be buoyed

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y lives and encouraging cultural and tourism consumption, as part of efforts to better mee

娱乐地图女神会所t the need for consumer sector upgrades to further unleash the potential of domestic demand.

The decision was made on Wednesday at the State Council executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang.

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ut more ways to spur business activities and provide greater convenience to consumers,” Li said.

It was noted at the meeting that, in response to the trends in commercial transf

娱乐地图女神会所rmation and consumer upgrades, the use of technologies such as big data will be encourag

ed, and individualized spending on goods and services, smart consumption and other new business

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ation to narrow digit2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊boost telecom unive

hina will pour more resources into promoting telecom universal services, as part of a massive push to reduce the d

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所igital divide between rural and urban residents, the country’s top industry regulator said on August 1.

Zhang Feng, chief engineer of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said tele2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊

communication universal service embodies the fundamental rights and interests of all citizens in a

country. It has been included in the supreme values upheld by the telecommunications sector for over 10 decades.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊”So far, 98 percent of China’s administrative villages have been covered by the 4G networ

k and optical network, offering an effective way for rural residents to enjoy remote education, int

ernet medical services, e-commerce and other internet-enabled services,” Zhang said.2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所

According to him, more efforts will be made to deepen the coverag

e of the network. Cyberspace should be considered as a community of shared fu

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nhancing the joint construction and coverage of broadband networks in rural, remote, difficult and unserved areas.

Starting from the end of 2015, the central government and telecom carriers including China Telecom, China Mobile an2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所

d China Unicom, have invested more than 40 billion yuan ($5.8 billion) in total in three rounds of pilot projects to e

xpand optical networks to 130,000 administrative villages, including 43,000 poor villages.

2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊女神会所”We also need to ramp up efforts to accelerate the pace of technologic

al innovation to power more internet applications in rural areas, with the focus o

n exploring more ways to help rural children access quality education,” Zhang added.2019微信红包接龙群二维码千花坊

Data from the International Telecommunication Union show that 159 countries hav

e listed universal telecom services as part of their plans to promote broadband coverage.

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