Kim and other com上海乌托邦女神会所rades from the DPRK to map out plans for bilateral coope
ration, writing a new chapter in the traditional friendship between the two countries.
Xi added that he and Kim are confident about and capable of bringing bil
ateral ties to a stage of new development in the new era to deliver more benefits to the peo
ple from both countries and promote peace, stability and prosperity in the region and the world.
Editor’s Note: President Xi Jinping will pay a two-day visit to the De
mocratic People’s Republic of Korea from Thursday. How should we evaluate the sign
ificance of the visit? Two experts share their views with China Daily’s Pan Yixuan. Excerpts follow:
DPRK not bargaining chip in talks with US
Some argue that China wants to play the “DPRK card” at President Xi’s e
xpected meeting with US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the G20 su
mmit scheduled for June 28-29 in Japan. Their argument could not be more wrong.
ect has been one 上海乌托邦品茶微信of the most highly anticipated bilateral initiatives in recent yea
rs. It could prove to be a gamechanger in deepening UK-China financial cooperation and ex
anding access to China’s capital markets, ” said Catherine Mcguinness, City of London Corporation Policy Chair.
Innovation is key to London maintaining its position as a leading int
ernational financial hub and linking one of the world’s largest capital markets with one of t
he world’s most international financial centers is good news for the UK, China and the wider global economy, she said.
“It means global investors can now benefit from China’s growth through London, while UK-li
sted companies are able to access Chinese investors directly,” she added.
The Shanghai-London Stock Connect has been developed jointly by th
e Shanghai Stock Exchange and London Stock Exchange Group, with the support of bot
h the Chinese and UK governments and in collaboration with regulatory authorities.
t medical assistanc上海乌托邦品茶微信 e. A blood sample was drawn and sent for testing at the Uganda Virus Research Institute. I
t tested positive for Ebola. So far, 27 people, who had been in contact with the first victim, have been listed as infe
cted. The DR Congo team has delivered 400 doses of the Ebola vaccine to Uganda, said the WHO.
Ebola is a hemorrhagic viral disease with an incubation period of 2-21 days, beginning from contact with body fluids of an infect
ed person. Once in the blood, the virus attacks immune cells, then infects vital organs.
In Kenya, all airport arrivals are screened while truck drivers and others crossing the Kenya-Uganda border in Mal
aba must undergo Ebola screening. The Kenya Health Ministry has issued an alert an
d said an Ebola contingency plan is in place to guide the implementation of prevention and response activities.
hina is drafting a list of foreign parties considered “unreliable enti
ties” that harm the interests of Chinese companies, said the Ministry of Commerce on Friday.
Detailed measures of the plan are to be disclosed at a later date.
The list will target companies, people and organizations that fail to abide by market rules, violate th
e spirit of contract, block Chinese companies for non-commercial reasons, and severely violate Chinese co
mpanies’ legitimate rights, said Gao Feng, the ministry’s spokesman, in a media briefing on Friday.
“Due to the increasing uncertainties in the global economy, including
the rising trade protectionism and unilateralism, the multilateral trading system is facing s
evere challenges and regular international commercial activities have been disrupted,” Gao said.
servatives to choose a new leader to campaign on a “no-deal” Brexit. But
this has little or no chance of being accepted by the British parliament, which means the B
rexit stalemate will continue until there is a general election or a second referendum. In any case, the normally pr
ofree trade voice of the UK will be reduced in the new European Parliament.
Beijing‘s first bikeway, which connects Huilongguan in Changping district and Shangdi in
Haidian district for cyclists, has finished the colored pavement and is about to open this week.
The bicycle-only road has a maximum speed of no more than 15 kilom
eters per hour and is forbidden to entry by pedestrians, electric bicycles and other vehi
cles, according to traffic rules on the bikeway released by the Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport.
ch other’s concerns on the basis of mutual respect and equality, and strived to reach a win-win deal as soon as possible, bec
ause that it would be conducive to the development of not only the two countries but also the whole world.
Little angel, happy children’s day,” reads a note on a wreath laid on the gravestone of Maodou, who died just six days after she was born.
On Saturday, Maodou’s family and staff from the Huzhou Red Cross in East China’s Zhejiang pro
vince presented the wreath and toys at her grave. Her organ donation certificate was given to her fat
her surnamed Mao, who decided to donate the baby’s corneas and kidneys.Maodou, you went away without once
seeing the world. Now the people who have received your corneas will see it for you. I know you would have sup
ported Dad’s decision. And please take care of Mom for me in the afterlife,” Mao whispered in front of the grave.
et booking site and the app of the China Railway Corporation, a person can use the “waiting” function, and the system will add the wanted ticket information to a list.
One person could make an order for three tickets in the waiting list, and the function will be
free and much more efficient than other third-party software to grab tickets, according to the operator.
When ticket buyers cancel or change their tickets, the system will allocate the returned tickets to waiting buyers on the list.
To use this function, people have to pass a verification process on their status through facial recognition.
They will have to prepay the maximum price for each ticket, and once the
y have obtained the tickets, the difference from the actual fare will be refunded. If they f
heavenly horse－located in the suburban Songjiang district, is the largest omnibearing movable telescope in Asia an
d is ranked third in the world in comprehensive performance. It began providing celestial observations in 2012.
While Tianma was not directly involved in the observations that led to the black hole image, its ability to see other phenome
na in the universe on certain wavelengths, contributed to the precise calibration of the final data for the image, s
cientists in Shanghai said. Tianma is part of the East Asia Very Long Baseline Interferometry Network, or EAVN.
Shen Zhiqiang, head of the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ S
hanghai Astronomical Observatory and a member of the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) inter
national team that assembled the black hole image－more than 200 astronomers worldwide linked via a g
lobe-spanning array of eight ground-based radio telescopes－said that the equipme
anghai, before moving to the US in 1935. He studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard’s design s
chool, and spent the early years of his career designing buildings for a real estate developer in New York.
Pei is known for his affection towards precise geometry and design details. He also ha
d a strong reverence for light, as shown in the famous pyramid of the Louvre Museum.
His significant works include the Jacob K Javits Convention Center in Manhattan (1979 to 1986), the Morto
n H Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas (1982 to 1989), the Bank of China Tower in Hong K
ong (1982 to 1989), and the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Qatar (2003 to 2008).
skiing training and the number will continue to rise, with expectations of 70,000 enrolled by the end of this year, he added.