take steps to ensure land supply for public housing, raise the mini
mum wage and create more well-paying jobs to improve social mobility for young people.上海后花园女神会所
The Hong Kong government has announced extra budget measures valued at HK$19.1 billion ($2.4 billion), in
上海后花园cluding relief for small businesses, more student subsidies and benefits for low-income households.
Chief Executive Lam is expected to give a policy address in October, which is likely to include more enhancements, Wang said.
“First and foremost, Lam, with the support of Beijing, must break the stranglehold of local property tycoons on the上海后花园女神会所
real estate market and curb their political influence by greatly increasing land supply f
上海后花园or development and providing more affordable housing for low-income families,” Wang wrote.
“Hong Kong may pride itself as one of the freest economies in the world
but, in fact, the property tycoons are calling the shots on the economy,” he said.
上海后花园女神会所”For better distribution of wealth,” Wang suggested, “the government can also consider raising taxes on those making HK$2 m
illion a year or more, and increasing taxes on property transactions valued at HK$10 million or more.”
Zheng Yongnian of National University of Singapore noted that the mainland has taken the initiative to adjust its policy on Hon上海后花园
g Kong, including the plan to build the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
The 141-kilometer Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link will become the first high-speed railway in上海后花园女神会所
China to have full 5G network coverage along its entire line, Xinhua reported on Wednesday.
China Mobile will work with Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to provide a上海后花园
full-coverage wireless 5G network for the high-speed railway that connects Hong Kong to the Chinese ma
上海后花园女神会所inland, according to Wei Ming, chairman of China Mobile Guangdong branch.
Wei made the announcement in Hong Kong during a meeting to witness the for
ming of a 5G industry alliance in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
The move has impressed many in the neighborhood. A female reside
nt surnamed Wen, owner of a snack counter opposite the square, has witnessed s上海后花园
everal conflicts in the past and said she’s very happy the seniors have solved the problem.
上海后花园女神会所Before the new technology was put into use, some dancers worried whether wearing a headset is harmful to their ears or
whether they could all hear the same music at the same time. They found this wasn’t a problem at all.
Originally a small team with a few dozen people when it was founded nine years ago, the Nanning上海后花园
Dream Team is now a large square dance group with 121 members. Members are from Guangxi, Sh
andong, Chongqing and other places and are all retirees above 50, with the oldest 82 years old.
Their daily hour-long square dances are held from 8-9 pm.上海后花园女神会所
Besides their regular evening dancing, the dancers also enter will provincial dance competitions in Guangxi and travel together.
上海后花园Many Chinese netizens and media accounts have forwarded video of the Nanning Dream Team square dancing w
ith their headsets to support them, thinking it is a practice worth expanding nationwide.
he average income of tourism employees in Hong Kong has slumped by nearly上海后花园女神会所
80 percent year-on-year over the past two months, while more than 10 percent of to
urism employees had zero income, a joint survey by three tourism trade unions in the city found.上海后花园
The results of the survey, which was conducted in early August, were released on Mo
nday. A total of 1,012 workers in Hong Kong’s tourism sector completed the survey questionnaire.上海后花园女神会所
Respondents said that compared with the same period last year, on average, the number of tour groups they received d
ropped more than 70 percent and their earnings were down by about 75 percent since this June. Among them, 40 percent sa
w a fall of more than 90 percent in income and more than 10 percent had no income at all.
to assess exchange rates, not the US Treasury Department,” said Z
hu Jun, director of the International Department of the People’s Bank of China, the central ba上海后花园
nk, at the China Finance 40 Forum on Saturday. The CF40 is a nongovernmental, nonprofit think tank.
上海后花园女神会所The IMF has long been committed to promoting international financial stability
and currency cooperation, redressing the imbalances of international payments, Zhu said.
Citing previous market performance, Zhu said the yuan has depreciated against the dollar fo上海后花园
llowing Washington’s renewed threat of tariff hikes on Chinese goods. Similarly, the yuan fluctuations earlier this m
onth were a natural market reaction, resulting from trade tensions that have been escalated by the US, she said.
上海后花园The yuan weakened to above 7 per dollar for the first time in more than a decade last week,
after Washington’s threat to slap 10 percent tariffs on an additional $300 billion of Chinese goods starting Sept 1.上海后花园女神会所
Shortly after the yuan fell beyond the psychological threshold, the US Treasury Departme
nt declared that China was manipulating its currency to achieve unfair trade advantage.上海后花园
Zhu said that despite the trade tensions over the past year and a hal
f, China has never used exchange rates to respond to external disruptions.
The IMF report, referring to last year’s performance of the yuan, also said that even上海后花园女神会所
though the Chinese currency depreciated against the dollar fairly rapidly
from mid-June to early August, it was “broadly stable” against a basket of benchmark currencies.上海后花园
Moreover, the Chinese monetary authorities took measures, including reintroducing a countercyclical adjus
tment factor, to resist depreciation pressure during that period, according to the report, which is based on the IMF’s latest
上海后花园女神会所Article IV consultation with China, a review of the Chinese economy that concluded on July 31.
The IMF report released last week suggests that the US labeling simply doesn’t hold water, said Yu Yongding, a se
nior economist at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and a consultant for the CF40 forum.上海后花园女神会所
The IMF report provides evidence that, rather than artificially depreci
ating the yuan for trade advantage, as the US administration alleged, China has shown a
pattern of commitment to keeping the yuan generally in equilibrium at an adaptive
level, said Liu Chunsheng, an associate professor at Central University of Finance and Economics in Beijing.
nvestment from the central budget, and single out a number of county level
上海后花园女神会所and above cities across the country as pilots to receive subsidy for their soccer fields.
It will provide a maximum of two million yuan ($290,000) subsidy for newly built fields for public use.
The subsidy standard varies based on the scale of football fields: smaller fields上海后花园女神会所
that require 5-8 players in each team can receive a maximum one million yuan su
上海后花园bsidy, while the bigger ones requiring 11 players in each team can receive 2 million yuan.
The subsidy will not go to soccer pitches that are reconstructed, expanded or renovated.
The plan also welcomes multiple channels of fund raising for the establishment of new soccer grounds, incl上海后花园
uding local government finance, public welfare funds of sports lottery and development-oriented finance.
上海后花园女神会所China aims to have more than 70,000 soccer pitches by 2020. At the en
d of 2013, China had about 10,000 pitches in “quite good” condition, and there are als
o about 40,000 in schools and universities which would be renovated. Another 20,000 would be built for socie上海后花园
ty by 2020. By then, each county-level administrative area will have at least two standard pitches.
Beijing and Shanghai are among the world’s top 40 cities for inter
national students to study in, according to the latest QS Best Student Cities Ranking.上海后花园女神会所
In the sixth edition of the rankings, released on Wednesday by global education
上海后花园女神会所consultancy QS Quacquarelli Symonds, Beijing ranked 32nd and Shanghai 33rd. Nanjin
g, the capital of Jiangsu province, ranked 99th, and Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province, 105th.
The ranking compares the world’s 120 top student cities.
energy vehicle sector this year. On its official website, the company said it “has completed the overall arrangement for the wh
上海后花园ole industry chain of new energy vehicles and striven to become the largest and strongest new energy vehicle group corp
oration worldwide in 3-5 years, contributing to China’s transformation from an automaker to an auto power”.
On Jan 15, Evergrande Health purchased a 51 percent shareholding in Sweden-headquar上海后花园
tered NEVS, a global electric vehicle company focused on intelligent automobiles, for $930 million.
上海后花园Then on Jan 24, the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary Evergrande New Energy Power Technology (Shenzhen) Co acqu
ired 58.07 percent equity interest of Shanghai CENAT New Energy Co Ltd for more than 1 billion yuan. Shanghai CENAT N
ew Energy is one of the leading enterprises in the industry focusing on ternary pouch type power battery.上海后花园女神会所
Five days later, Evergrande Health announced that it had also taken a 150 million euro stake in Koenigsegg and joine
d hands with the world-leading luxury car manufacturer to found a joint venture company. The joint venture will be de
voted to research, development and production of the world’s top-level new energy vehicles.上海后花园
On March 15, Evergrande Health purchased 70 percent stakes in TeT Drive Technology Co Ltd for 500 million yuan. TeT wh
olly-owns e-Traction, a Dutch company with advanced in-wheel motor technology for commercial vehicles.
上海后花园女神会所On May 30, it announced its subsidiary NEVS has acquired UK company Protean Holdings Co
rp by effecting a merger of Protean with and into Virtue Surge Ltd, a subsidiary of NEVS. Protean’s in-wheel motor t上海后花园
echnology for passenger cars has been applied in auto companies such as Mercedes-Benz and Ford.
上海后花园女神会所Evergrande Health has not disclosed the amount of money spent on its last two acquisitions, but its discl
osed investment in the automobile industry has so far reached 28.4 billion yuan, according to a report by Paper.cn.
The 24-year-old Zi Wei is one of the first deaf livestreaming hosts o上海后花园
n Alibaba’s e-commerce platform Taobao, China’s biggest for online shopping.
Because of a bad cold, Zi Wei lost her hearing when she was 3 years old. Several months ago, she came to H上海后花园
angzhou, the largest livestreaming base in the country, and became a deaf livestreaming host.
上海后花园女神会所Zi Wei’s livestreaming begins at 3 pm. She usually tries out about 6
0 different types of clothes during the six-hour livestream, introduces clothing with sign lang
uage, and tells hearing-impaired customers how to buy the products. Now, Zi Wei上海后花园
has more than 300 followers, and can sell over a dozen different items of clothing every day.
上海后花园China has nearly 30 million hearing-impaired people who face some inconvenie
nce in their daily lives. Zi Wei hoped that what she does can offer more possibilities to上海后花园女神会所
these people, and raise awareness and understanding of deaf and hearing-impaired individuals.
Another Chinese company, China National Petroleum, grabbed th
e fourth spot with revenue of $392.98 billion in 2018, followed by State Grid with $387.06 billion.上海后花园女神会所
With revenue of $69.85 billion, JD.com continues to lead Chinese internet companies, reaching the 139th spot on the list.
上海后花园Alibaba Group Holding, whose revenue reached $56.15 billion, was the company with the fastest growth rate, jumping 118 spots to 182.
Gree Electric Appliances Inc and Xiaomi Corp were newcomers to this ye上海后花园
ar’s list, and 9-year old Xiaomi was the youngest company among the Global 500.
Three Chinese companies were included in the top 10 of the Fortune Global 500, and are mainly involved in natural resources.上海后花园女神会所
hinese civil aviation authorities issued an airworthiness directive on Saturday and urged gro
上海后花园女神会所unding of all flights of GA8 and GA8-TC 320 aircraft registered in China, the Beijing News reported.
The directive made reference to a fatal accident which took place on July 14 when a GA8, dubbed the Airvan 8, cras
hed during a skydiving trip near Umea in northern Sweden. Nine people were killed in the accident.上海后花园
Investigations have turned up the possibility the aircraft suffered a structural failure at an altitude of 4,000 meters.
上海后花园女神会所Earlier reports also pointed out the aerofoil’s falling before th
e accident, although the root cause of the crash has not yet been determined.
It is under such circumstances that the Civil Aviation Administration of China has dec上海后花园
ided to ground operation of all affected aircraft registered in China, preemptively.
上海后花园女神会所The directive was put into effect on July 20.
According to an earlier report, the GA8 single-engine aircraft, built in Australia by GippsAero, is
typically used for skydiving, tourism, air patrols, medical evacuations and humanitarian missions in re上海后花园
mote locations and can take up to eight passengers, according to Mahindra Aerospace’s website.
As GA8’s sole Chinese agency, Jinggongair signed an order for 10 planes last year with its Australian manufacturer.上海后花园女神会所
The company has opened air sightseeing tour routes in scenic spots such as Badalin
g section of the Great Wall and Putuoshan Scenic Area, with GA8s running the routes.
he DTP vaccine at 32 percent, MMR vaccine at 59 percent, hepatitis A vaccine at 72 percent and JE vaccine at 60 percent.
A woman surnamed Long from Nanning, Guangxi, said the DTP vaccin品茶微信e had been out of supply sin上海后花园
ce May 8. Her 8-month-old child should have completed vaccinations for another two injections by
上海后花园品茶微信now, but the process was suspended for over two months, making her a bit worried.
Many parents in Guangxi have had the same worry as Ms. Long. Another Nanning resid上海后花园
ent said he had chosen to pay for the vaccine rather than keep waiting until free vaccines became more available.
Running out of vaccine stock has been a nationwide phenomenon, mainly caused by the insufficient production capability of manu上海后花园
facturers, said an official from the Disease Control and Prevention Center in Guangxi.
Currently there is no sign that the supply and demand gap can be filled in the short term, the official added.上海后花园品茶微信
According to a report from Beijing News, regions including Sichuan, Gansu, Guizhou, Anh
上海后花园ui, Shaanxi and Hainan also have reported shortages in supplies of certain category 1 vaccines.
The official suggested parents can choose to pay on their own to have children receive catego上海后花园
ry 2 vaccines, which, like category 1 options, can also provide immunity against diseases.
The number of Chinese companies which made it on the Fortune Global 500 reached 129, surpassi
上海后花园品茶微信ng the US for the first time as the latter country had 121 companies on the list, the magazine reported on Monday.
China’s largest State-owned oil and gas company Sinopec Group climbed one spot on Fortune’s Gl上海后花园
obal 500 list, reaching second place due to sharp gains in both revenue and profits last year.
Behind Walmart — whose revenue was $514.41 billion — Sinopec Group saw a 26.8 percent growth in revenue to $414.65 b上海后花园品茶微信
illion last year, and profits in 2018 reached $5.85 billion, a year-on-year growth of 280.1 percent.
The strong results were driven largely by robust domestic demand for gas and chemical products, the report said.
Pulitzer Prize-winning Chinese American Zhou Long premiered his new c
oncerto Classics of Mountains and Seas at the Shanghai Symphony Hall on June 22.上海后花园
The concerto was performed by the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Shui Lan. The composition, whic
上海后花园女神会所h is based on a theme of Chinese mythology, was commissioned by the SSO as part of a series of new creations aim
ed at promoting Chinese culture to international audiences, according to Zhou Ping, head of the symphony.
The premiere of the concerto also marked the completion of the Symphonic Music in China 1949-2019 project which was上海后花园女神会所
jointly launched in 2017 by the SSO and the Shanghai Music Publishing House. The project consists of 70 sy
mphonic works which document the development of symphonic music in China.
上海后花园The collection of music albums and publications will be released in September
, in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.
Born in Beijing in 1953, Zhou Long is known internationally for his works that blend Easte上海后花园
rn and Western music. According to Beijing-based music critic Li Hong, Zhou Long was among the first ge
neration of musicians from China to study abroad after the nation’s opening-up in the 1980s.
上海后花园女神会所Zhou Long’s composition for Madame White Snake, an opera based on Chinese folklor
e, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for music in 2011. He was the first Chinese composer to win the prize.
Classics of Mountains and Seas is a compilation of mythical Chinese tales. The classic text da
tes back as early as the 4th century BC, but the surviving form is traced to the Han Dynasty (206 BC-220). The上海后花园
book is divided into 18 sections, but instead of following the narrative of the original text, Zhou Long created a con
certo of five movements, each depicting the mountains and landscapes in nort上海后花园女神会所
hern, western, eastern, southern and central China, as well as their distinctive local customs.