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
Guangdong Provincial Government issued the Implementation Plan for the Improvement of the Consump
tion System in Guangdong Province, which proposes 29 specific measures in nine aspects in response to the current outs
tanding problems of restricting consumption. The Implementation Plan aims to improve consumer expectations, creat
e a good consumer environment, and promote the formation of a strong unified market.
According to the plan, the optimization and upgrading of automobile consumption will be promoted. The provin
ce will focus on promoting the application of new energy vehicles, speeding up the construction of charging site
s and replacing infrastructure, and making clear requirements for the construction of charging facilities in the pr
ovince’s expressway service areas, urban new public parking lots, and communities.
stration of China, also called for more efforts to develop the homegrown big data sector and
highlighted that stepping up research and development is key to mastering core technologies.
Paul Romer, co-recipient of the 2018 Nobel Prize in economics and p
rofessor of economics at New York University, said he is impressed by China’s proposal in cyb
er sovereignty which he understands as: Each nation must be able to write and enforce its own laws that regu
late cyberspace, and ensure that cyberspace works to the benefit of everyone in the nation.
“China’s articulation and implementation of cyber sovereignty means it is
a chance for the world to see a different kind of organization for cyberspace, and a cha
nce to see that with the right structure, we can get tons of benefits,” Romer added.
Lu Yong, vice-president of Huawei Technologies Co, said China’s digi
tal economy has thrived on the basis that China has built the world’s largest 4G network.
promoting a new type of international relationship and building a community with a shared future for mankind, Xi said.
Mourao extended President Bolsonaro’s greetings and bes
t wishes, and delivered a letter from the Brazilian president to Xi.
The new Brazilian administration led by Bolsonaro attache
s great importance to relations with China, Mourao said.
Brazil speaks highly of China’s important contributions to promoti
ng global economic growth and considers China to be a reliable and stable partner, he said.
Brazil would like to connect the country’s investment partners plans with the Belt and
Road Initiative and expand cooperation with China in areas including trade, techno
cted by the China Consumer Association from December to March, which included mor
e than 1,700 students from elementary, junior high and senior high school.
According to the report, most elementary school students were first exposed t
o the internet in third grade, and these 9-year-old students accounted for 32.2 percent of th
e total. For junior high school students, most had their first online experience at the age of 12 years in grade six, a
nd these students comprised 21.7 percent. Among high school students, the peak period to access the internet fell duri
ng their first year in junior high school, with these 13-year-olds representing 19.4 percent.
The report shows over 90 percent of teenagers use electronic devices for study or playing game
s every week. What deserves attention is that the percentage of inevitable exposure to electronic devi
ces among elementary school students is significantly higher than that of the other two groups.
oing supply-side structural reform, as it is still dominated by the 268-trillion-yuan banking system, the analysts said.
The restructuring process will accelerate as more foreign capital
moves in, which can boost competition in the domestic market, the analysts added.
In the medium term, continued financial reform and more opening-up measures co
uld boost capital inflows, said Lillian Li, a vice-president at rating agency Moody’s.
But trade disputes between China and the United States and uncertainty over monetary policy in global markets may dam
pen capital inflows, and the pace of capital inflow is likely to fluctuate in the near term, she said.
Having the world’s second-largest equity market and the third-largest bond market, China will likely usher in more inte
rnational capital flows in the longer term, if the nation further liberalizes its financial system, she added.
sian Airlines, was bound from Moscow for Murmansk in Russia’s far north.
It made an emergency landing at the airport shortly after takeoff with 73 passengers and five crew members aboard.
The aircraft circled before making a hard landing back at the airport after the crew issued a mayday alert.
As seen in CCTV footage, the plane touched down hard and skidded along the runway, spewing out plumes of black smok
e and nearly completely afire. The plane’s undercarriage collapsed as it slowed to a halt on the tarmac.
Yelena Markovskaya, spokeswoman for the Moscow interregional tr
ansport investigation department of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Fed
eration, said on Monday that 37 people survived, including four crew members.
intly build the Belt and Road, deepen mutual political trust and pragmatic cooperation and pr
omote the development of the China-Chile comprehensive strategic partnership to a higher level, Xi said.
The two countries should promote the upgrading of bilateral tra
de and investment and enhance cooperation in such areas as minerals, clean energy, infor
mation technology, e-commerce, innovation and scientific research on the Antarctic, he said.
Xi called on the two countries to make joint efforts to celebrate the 50th anni
versary of China-Chile diplomatic ties next year and promote people-to-people exchanges.
China supports Chile’s hosting of the United Nations climate change confere
nce and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation economic leaders’ meeting this year, Xi said.
China’s economy grew better than expected in the first quarter and market confidence was raised in
an outstanding way, according to a statement from a meeting presided over by President Xi Jinping on Friday.
During the meeting of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central
Committee, members analyzed the current economic situation and made plans for economic work.
In the first quarter, government departments pushed forward high-quality growth, deepene
d supply-side structural reform and carried out positive fiscal policy and stable monetary policy, the statement said. Main mac
roeconomic figures were in proper range, and reform and opening-up was pushed forward continuously, it said.
The statement said lots of difficulties and problems remain in economic development, with m
ore tension in the external economic environment and downward pressure on the domestic economy. Government departments shou
ld remain steadfast and be brave in overcoming difficulties in economic development, it said.
diplomatic ties. During their meetings, Xi agreed with French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe to f