from Shanghai to Henan on Saturday, and there were also a numb er of doctors and nurses waiting to prepare for unexpected situations. At 9 am on Sunday, Cheng’s graduation oral defense began on ti me in the meeting room of Henan Provincial People’s Hospital. Lying on a hospital bed, Cheng presented her thesis with a loudspeake r clipped to her collar. Although her voice was weak, h er thoughts were clear. She made excellent replies to the questions raised by the professors. “Cheng was well-prepared for her thesis and defe0l that sh e put a lot of effort in her academic research,” Lin Ling,Read More →

China welcomes the United States’ willingness to develop a stable mi litary-to-military relationship, but will remain steadfast in safeguarding national sove reignty and security, a senior Chinese military official said on Saturday in Singapore. In a keynote speech at the annual Shangri-La Dialogue on Saturday morning, acting US Defen se Secretary Patrick Shanahan said that China and the US can still have a cooperative relati onship. Although competition does exist between the two countries, it does not always mean conflict, he added. Shanahan also noted some “destabilizing activities” in Asia and emphasized the US’s military presence and commitment in the region. He called for moreRead More →

 how enterprises run businesses and overhaul a wide range of industries by using data to create more value,” Lu said. Greater access to China’s financial sector will encourage global investors and dispel the gloom clouding the global econo my amid Beijing’s trade tensions with Washington, according to senior officials and economists. Chinese financial regulators are preparing a comprehensive opening-up, with more new measures in the pipeline. Forei gn institutions with advanced performance in risk management, credit rating, consumer finance, endowments an d health insurance are especially welcome, senior officials stressed over the weekend. The opening measures will offset part of the negative impacts of tradeRead More →

anization sued to block the subpoena issued in April to Mazars USA, an accountant for the president and Trump Orga nization. Trump’s lawyers accused Democrats of harassing Trump and said the subpoena “has no legitimate legislative purpose.” Trump’s lawyers, in suing in both Washington and New York in attempt to beat back congressiona l subpoenas, said congressional investigations are legitimate only if there is legislation that might result from them. In the New York case, Trump, his business and family have sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One to prevent the fi nancial companies from complying with subpoenas from the House Financial Services Committee and theRead More →

ween China and the United States recently faltered and a large amount of additional tariffs are expected to be imposed on imports from both sides. China will take necessary measures, in response to foreign exchange market flu ctuations, including using a strengthened risk management system, said Pan. He also stressed that authorities would crack down on illegal activities in foreign exchange trading. “China has sufficient policy tools,” said Pan, who is also director of th e State Administration of Foreign Exchange, the country’s foreign exchange regulator. The PBOC vice-governor also confirmed on Sunday that China will continually implement opening-up policies and improve the environment forRead More →

 with all nations is the Chinese way of engaging with the world. Benefiting the people and providing them with stability and prosperity are the distinctive value of Chinese civilization. Keeping reforming and innovating, and advancing with the times are the unchanged spirit of Chinese civilization. Following the rules of nature and uniting human and universe are the philosophy of existence for Chinese civilization. Consultations between China and the United States are not a one-way street, and should be co nducted amid a spirit of equality, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday in Russia. Wang said that it is pointless for oneRead More →

The MSCI announced Feb 28 to increase the weight of China A shares in the MSCI Indexes by increasing the inclusion factor from 5 per cent to 20 percent in three steps after an extensive global consultation with a large number of inte rnational institutional investors, who provided overwhelming support to this proposal. hina will bolster the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta with measures to a dvance innovation-driven development and upgrade its industry chains, the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee decided at a meeting on Monday. Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, presided over theRead More →

microcosm of the national aspirations of both of their countries to gain a place in the global space arena via the cooperation and assistance of China. Chea and Moreno Pena are part of a training program hosted by the China Academy of Space Technology. The idea is to train a small group of elite foreign students to become s pace industry engineers capable of developing and manufacturing satellites on their o wn, thus enabling their countries to build their respective space industries and explore space. Eight people are taking part in the program, which began in March 2018-two Ve nezuelans, two Pakistanis, one Cambodian, oneRead More →

systems, they flourished. Decades later, the Asian carp population has grown to such an extent that it is creating an ecological disaster, crowding out other species competing for rich food sources in waterways. “The Asian carp is an important fish. It’s anThe newly established International Fish eries Industrial Park, which opened on April 12 in Wickliffe, a town of 700 people in Kent ucky, is a public-private partnership aimed at reducing local Asian carp populations while creating a zero-wast e food production chain. incredible species and has been domesticated in Asia for more than 2,400 ye ars,” He said. “We consume more Asian carp thanRead More →

ss by testifying in April that he did not know whether Mueller agreed with his initial characterization of the report – failing t o mention a March 27 letter from the special counsel complaining that Barr’s initial public summary did not “ful ly capture the context, nature and substance of this Office’s work.” Several Democrats have called on him to resign. Nadler had set a Wednesday deadline for Barr to hand over the unred acted report and its underlying evidence. Barr canceled his testimony after clashing wit h Nadler over the hearing’s format. Nadler said he will move forward with a contempt citation as soonRead More →