Huawei ranking first, according to a report by IPlytics, an authorized patent data company.
Chinese companies topped the list for most 5G Standards-Essential Patents applications in communicat
ion systems by the end of April, accounting for 34 percent of the world’s total, The Paper reported Wednesday, citing the report.
Chinese tech giant Huawei has taken a leading role by owning 15 percent of Stan
dards-Essential Patents, according to the report Who Is Leading the 5G Patent Race?
5G SEPs are patents any company will have to use when implementing standar
dized 5G technology and no one can avoid them, giving them key value among all patents.
Three industrial leaders from China were included in the top 10 list of 5
G SEP family owners, with Huawei taking the crown, and ZET Corp and China Academy of
Telecommunications Technology grabbing fifth and ninth places, respectively.
Xi underlines building professional forces at key meeting on public security
President Xi Jinping urged the nation’s public security forces to fulfill their responsibilities and missions in the new era to cr
eate a safe and stable social environment that enables people to feel an even stronger sense of security.
Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Cent
ral Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, made the remark at a t
wo-day national conference on public security work, which concluded in Beijing on Wednesday.
He called for building highly professional public security forces that are loyal to the Pa
rty, serve the people, promote impartiality in law enforcement and remain disciplined.
Under the new historical conditions, public security departments must
adhere to the overall national security outlook and a people-centered approach, Xi said.
trying to maintain stable relations with the US,” he said.
Li Haidong, a professor of US studies at China Foreign Affairs Universi
ty, said Washington has pushed a hard line in relations with Beijing in recent years.
“The Taiwan question is much more complicated and nonnegotiable,” Li said.
“If the US side continues to misinterpret the one-China policy, it will irreparably damage Sino-US ties,” he warned.
The US Senate will have to vote on the act before it can become law. The time of the vote is unknown.
“The consensus among US officials is to be tough on China, and room for rational option
s is rapidly shrinking as overconfidence and rash actions become the new norm,” he said.
Figures show faster Q1 development, signaling a healthy start for industries
Most provinces in China achieved faster-than-expected growth in the first quarter of 2019, reflect
ing the resilience of the country’s sprawling industrial economy, the country’s top industry regulator said on Tuesday.
Huang Libin, a spokesman for the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said at a news conference that 22 p
rovinces’ industrial growth rates from January to March were higher than their targets for the whole year and driven
partly by central and local governments’ favorable policies to accelerate supply-side reform.
Industrial output in Zhejiang province grew 8.9 percent year-on-yea
r in the first quarter, compared with the 7.3 percent it recorded for all of 2018 and faster
than its 2019 target, Huang said, without specifying the province’s growth goal.
“We are in the critical stage of industrial upgrading and seeking high-quality development. The upb
eat readings will continue boosting market expectations and confidence,” he added.
th other WTO members should be properly handled according to the WTO dispute settlement proc
edures. It not only takes the initiative to file claims in order to safeguard its legal interests and the authority
of the WTO rules, but also actively responds to charges, and respects and enforces WTO rulings.
The WTO’s ruling on this dispute over shows that the orga
nization has an important role to play in safeguarding the multil
ateral trading system. It’s not simply a matter of one side tallying up a victory against the other.
The multilateral trading system, with the WTO as its core, has been a mainstay in promoting glo
bal economic development and building an open world economy. The WTO dispute settlement system is the org
anization’s court for settling trade disputes. It maintains a balance between the WTO members’ rights and oblig
ations, and also ensures the effective implementation of WTO principles and rules.
aspects,” he said, adding that besides a growth rate withi
n a reasonable range, the economy is likely to register accelerated prog
ress toward higher-quality development this year amid a new round of reform and opening-up.
“Structural opportunities (in the capital market) may con
tinuously emerge from the development of the new economy and mass co
nsumption upgrades, fueling the long-term inflow of international capital,” he said.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde sai
in a recent interview with China Central Television that China’s economic d
evelopment now allows for “a focus on quality growth”, rather than necessarily quantity growth.
“And China’s development is clearly at the stage whe
re it can afford and should afford to do that,” Lagarde said.
Over the past year, amid the escalation of US-China trade tensions, credit tighten
ing took place in China, macroeconomic stress was seen in Argentina a
the past five years, China has built or expanded 260,000 primary and secondary schools, added 1.7 million teache
rs and increased the student body by 27.3 million. The Ministry of Education committed more resources last y
ear to poverty-stricken areas to ensure every child is able to attend school by 2020.
Beyond easing dire poverty in rural areas, China has an ongoing pa
rallel policy to build a moderately prosperous society by 2020, a crucial aspect of which is set
ting up a basic social security system. This has been done progressively since the 1980s.
China also has had several social insurance programs since the 1990s, covering unemployment, employment injury, mat
ernity, medical care and pension. The country subsequently embarked on a new and successful phase of so
cial security development to provide healthcare benefits to rural and nonworking urban residents.
came to Europe again in his first overseas trip this year, manifesting the great importance China attaches to Europe, Wang said.
In a world of unprecedented transformations, Xi noted that a stable, strategic and reciprocal China-EU relationship is urgently needed.
Wang said during his visit, Xi had in-depth communication with the European leaders to discuss cooperation in internation
al issues and reached important consensus of adhering to multilateralism, and discarding isolationism and unilateral moves.
He also said Xi and the European leaders agreed to enhance coordination and cooperation wit
hin the UN system, give full play to the constructive role of global and regional multilateral mechanisms s
uch as the World Trade Organization, the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, and Group of 20 and the EU, and
actively contribute to solving international conflicts, combating climate change and promoting sustainable development.
In his keynote speech at the global governance forum, Xi raised “four deficits” in global affairs including governance deficit, tru
st deficit, peace deficit and development deficit. To address these deficits, he proposed a four-pronged approach of fairness and reas
onableness, consultation and understanding, joint efforts and mutual assistance and mutual benefit and win-win results.
ledge of jewelry and the history of the brands. She has placed many orders after watching these livestreaming videos.
Zhang is among the growing consumers who are willing to accept new things, learn about
overseas brands, cultures and lifestyle as well as make friends with overseas shoppers who share the same interests.
Online shopping via livestreaming videos is gaining traction among the post-80s and post-90s generatio
n consumers, who have increasing demands for premium brands and high-quality imported products amid consumption upgrade.
Statistics from Chinese cross-border e-commerce platform Ymatou showed that nearly 32 perc
ent of users buy products through livestreaming videos, and the post-80s and post-90s generation consumers, who tend to buy medieval peri
od jewelry, clothing and bags by watching livestreaming videos, have become the main force of overseas online shopping.
In the meantime, the post-2000 generation prefers to buy fashion brands, beauty makeup products, with high repurchasing rates.
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