Led by Vice-Premier Hu亚博88娱乐场楼凤the group will be

?composed of six deputy group leaders and members from State Council departments and bureaus.

The office of the working group is to be located at the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, which will亚博88娱乐场楼凤女神会所

be in charge of the regular work, and meetings will be convened from time to time as needed.

Beijing has unveiled a three-year action plan to further reform and expa亚博88娱乐场楼凤

nd the city’s service industry, the municipal commerce bureau said on Aug 15.

亚博88娱乐场楼凤The plan came up with 190 specific measures to open wider in eight fields in the service sector, including science and tech

nology, internet information, finance, education, cultural tourism, health care and professional services.

New measures will be taken in the professional service field to stre亚博88娱乐场楼凤女神会所

ngthen international cooperation of professional service organizations such as law firms.

By easing restrictions and allowing wider market access for overseas investors, Beijing

has seen a growing number of new foreign businesses settled, including Toyota Fina亚博88娱乐场楼凤

ncial Services and BMW’s new subsidiary for digital solutions, said Yan Ligang, head of the bureau.

The city’s actual use of foreign capital was $8.59 billion in the first half of 2019, with 755 fo

亚博88娱乐场楼凤女神会所reign — funded enterprises set up. The added value of the service industry made up 82.8 percent of the city’s GDP.

The growth rate of the government’s fiscal income slipped to 3.1 percent in the year’s first seven months, the slowest in four years.

But moderation in fiscal income will not weaken authorities’ capacity for expa亚博88娱乐场楼凤

nsion of fiscal spending in the second half to back economic growth, economists said.

On Friday, the Ministry of Finance reported 12.56 trillion yuan ($1.78 tr

illion) in fiscal revenue in the first seven months, representing a year-on-year g亚博88娱乐场楼凤女神会所

rowth rate of 3.1 percent. That’s down from a 3.4 percent growth rate in the first half of the year.

Fiscal spending grew 9.9 percent from a year earlier to 13.8 trillion yuan i

www.sh419ff.com

He added Zurich has str亚博88娱乐场楼凤rest in the IAB progr

ram put forward by the local government, covering information technology, artificial intelligence and biological medicine.

“Information technology has high risk and cyber security is what the nation pays close attention to,” he said.亚博88娱乐场楼凤

亚博88娱乐场楼凤”Zurich is experienced in cyber attack insurance. We are convinced that there will

be plenty of opportunities for business with the information technology industry.”亚博88娱乐场楼凤

The cultural and creative industry in Tianhe district in Guangzhou has made huge gains

亚博88娱乐场楼凤品茶微信on the back of supportive policies, culture exchange platforms and a cluster of leading companies, experts said.

Broadly speaking, the cultural and creative economy comprises advertising, architecture, art, crafts, design, fashion, film, mu

sic, performing arts, publishing, research and development, software, toys and games, TV and radio, and video games.亚博88娱乐场楼凤

“Tianhe district enjoys unparalleled advantages with its economic and cultural foundation and creative talent pool,” said Zha

o Haizhou, vice-president of Kugou Music, a major online music provider based in Guangzhou.亚博88娱乐场楼凤

“So, it is the optimal location for the cultural and creative industry,”

In addition to Kugou Music, the district has gathered many other le亚博88娱乐场楼凤品茶微信

ading cultural companies including Fangsuo Commune, NetEase and UC Browser.

亚博88娱乐场楼凤In 2016, the value added of Tianhe district’s cultural and cr

eative industry hit 28.35 billion yuan ($4.29 billion), 11.1 percent higher than 2015.

It accounts for 7.46 percent of the district’s GDP and 29.7 percent of the total value added亚博88娱乐场楼凤

of Guangzhou’s cultural and creative industry, ranking it No 1 in that sector in Guangzhou.

Mao Jihong, founder of Fangsuo, a creative bookstore which entered Guangzhou in 2011, said he was glad to have settled there.亚博88娱乐场楼凤品茶微信

Four hundred cultural exchange activities and 60 art exhibitions have been held the

re in the past six years. The number of visitors to the district is expected to hit 10 million in 2017, Mao said.亚博88娱乐场楼凤品茶微信

In 2017, Tianhe district issued a series of supportive policies to boost cultural and technological innovation there.

Every year, a specialized fund is used to support key cultural fields, including digital cont

ent and creative design as well as cultural and arts services, according to the local government.

The cultural and creative companies can get stipends of up to 500,000 yuan, it said.

“Tianhe district is open and inclusive enough to develop the cultural and creative industry,” Mao said.

www.shlfcm.com

High-speed 5G technology is expected to revolutioni

nize th亚博88娱乐场楼品茶微信凤e tech world in the near future as it will be able to transmit data at least 10 times faster than 4G technology.

In the 5G era, higher reliability and lower latency can be realized, making the internet of things more

effective and enabling tasks that are impossible in the 4G era, such as overseeing self-driving vehicles.

Telecom equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co said in a state

ment on Thursday that it is ready to help China accelerate commercial use of 5G.

Huawei’s global pioneering capabilities offering 5G solutions can support Chinese telecom carriers to build a sound n

etwork. China will lead the world in commercializing the superfast wireless technology, the company said.

Huawei has invested about $2 billion in total into the research and development of 5G since 2009.

www.prxffc.cn

inping before their talks at the Kremlin in Moscow, Ru

In a written statement released after his arrival in Moscow for the three-

day visit to Russia, Xi said China and Russia have created a role model of peaceful coex

istence and win-win cooperation between neighboring countries as well as between major world powers.

In a joint interview with the TASS Russian News Agency a

nd the Rossiyskaya Gazeta newspaper ahead of the visit, Xi said the two countries have alw

ays firmly supported each other on issues regarding their respective core interests and major concerns.

The president called on the two countries to enhance support for each other, seek greater synergy between their dev

elopment strategies, expand areas of cooperation, and play a more constructive role in international aff

airs.resident Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin head for the venue of their talks in Mosc

www.koryoung.com.cn

letter receives high praise from primary school students in

Students from a Macao primary school hailed President Xi Jinping’s reply letter

delivered to them before International Chil

dren’s Day, and they pledged to live up to

Xi’s expectations by passing on the traditions of loving Macao and the country.

In the library of the Hou Kong Premier School Affiliated to Hou Kong Middle

School in Macao, students clapped after hearing Xi’s letter.

Hou Kong Middle School, established in

1932, was the first to raise a national flag in Macao on Oct 1, 1949.

“I am so excited to receive a reply,” said fifth-grader Dang Wingzi, one of the stude

nts who wrote the initial letter to Xi. “I will study hard to be able to better serve the country.”

shlfsm.com

Tibet guards safety on highest mountainutiful scenery

The safety of mountaineers in China’s recently concluded Qomola

ngma climbing season, which saw 241 climbers scale the peak from the Chinese side, was ensured throu

gh good management practices, the government of the Tibet autonomous region said on Friday.

Twelve Chinese mountaineers, 21 Chinese guides, 94 foreign mountaineers and 108 Sherpa guides

made it to the summit from April 10 to May 30, according to the Tibet Mountaineering Association.

Two alpinists, however, have become the victims on the north face of the

mountain in Tibet’s Dingri county, resulting from the extreme physical demands.

“Mountaineering is a high-risk sport, and safety is the priority,” said Pema Trinley, the association’s deputy director.

ex177.cn

All-women quartet gives Peking Opera a unique touch

For the first time in the history of Peking Opera, four women recently performed a piece in the China National Peking Opera Company production,?Stories of the Red Army.

The Peking Opera performance was one of the 51 productions showcased at the 12th China Art Festival in Shanghai.

Two performances took place at Shanghai’s Majestic Theater on May 27 and 28.

For the show, the CNPOC brought together three stories based on events during the Red Army’s epi

c Long March (1934-36), to create the modern Peking Opera, which premiered in Beijing on Aug 1, 2018.

“They are stories about the resilience and bravery of the Red Army during the Long March,” says Song Chen, head of the CNPOC.

www.102xe.cn

for the first-ever overseas tour of the Terracotta Warriors

t time, the figures traveled to six capital cities. In 2010, they were once again on display in the Art Gallery of New South Wales.”

He notes that the Terracotta Warriors come from Shaanxi’s provincial capital, Xi’an, the start of the ancient Silk Road.

While the ancient Silk Road created a means of exchange between the East and the West 2,000 years ago, the Belt and Roa

d Initiative was launched in 2013 to achieve common development through connected global partnerships.

Last year, the Australian state of Victoria became involved with the Belt and Road Initia

tive. “I really look forward to seeing the initial results of this collaboration,” says the ambassad

117xe.cn

“I think there are advantages and opportunities on b

oth sides if we can get people to sit down and really look at how do we put these pieces together,” Holden said.

He listed infrastructure, energy, education and business-to-business relationships as potential areas of coope

ration between China and the US, and he suggested such cooperation could start from subnational bilateral exchanges.

“It’s so important to be working at the state and local level. Because in that fashion, by buildin

g these relationships now, hopefully we get a more stable relationship nationally going forward,” said H

olden.hina’s relevant government department decided to open an investigation into US shipping company Fed

Ex, for suspected infringement of Chinese customers’ legitimate rights and relevant laws and regulations.

www.jvuau.cn

In its first quarter report this year, Tesla revealed that i

t it expects its second-generation Model 3 production line at its Shanghai plant to cost 50 percent less per unit than its factory in Fremont, California.

CEO Elon Musk also said in April that the gigafactory in Shanghai expects to produce 1,000 and 2,000 vehicles a week

But China CDC says more efforts still needed to hit nation’s reduction target

Smoking has been declining on the Chinese mainland, but m

ore efforts are needed for effective tobacco control, according to a survey released on Thursday.

Last year, 26.6 percent of the population 15 years old or above across the mainland were smokers, according to the survey, which

was conducted by the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention between July and December.

by the end of the year, the report said.

8216078.cn