Xinjiang to launch up to 100 trains for tourists

As tours to Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have become increasingly popular among tourists from home and abroad, local authorities have announced a plan recently to launch as many as 100 special trains for tourists from May to October. The local railway authorities will step up cooperation with other part s of the country to boost … Read moreXinjiang to launch up to 100 trains for tourists

When the desired train tickets are not available at the tick

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 … Read moreWhen the desired train tickets are not available at the tick

At 65 meters in diameter, the radio telescope Tianma-or

 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 … Read moreAt 65 meters in diameter, the radio telescope Tianma-or

n 2018, the handling capacity of the Port of Dunkerqu

 reached 51.6 million tons, with ore and container freight volumes breaking records. Aut horities said that the port’s investment budget for 2019 would reach 48 million euros. Situated at the heart of a triangle between Brussels, London, and P aris, the Port of Dunkerque is the third largest port in France after Port Le Havre … Read moren 2018, the handling capacity of the Port of Dunkerqu

Manufacturing remains in expansion territoryoducts at

The growth of manufacturing activity in China eased in April but remained within expansion territory, adding to the confidence that the country’s economy is stabilizing. The purchasing managers index for the country’s manufacturing sector came in at 50.1 in A pril, slightly down from 50.5 in March, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday. … Read moreManufacturing remains in expansion territoryoducts at

Guests share thoughts on president’s speech

What impressed me most is that President Xi highlighted the importance of sustainable d evelopment. The hosting of the Horticultural Expo is the best chance to raise people’s attention to the conce pt of sustainability, both in China and around the world.President Xi outlined his commitment to open and gre en development as well as … Read moreGuests share thoughts on president’s speech

Jon Taylor, a professor of political science at the Uni

versity of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas, in the United States, said Xi wants to convey a specific message: that China sees the BRI as a method by which it can make a substantial and permanent contribution to lasting peace, common security and global prosperity. “While some Westerners may scoff at the impact they think … Read moreJon Taylor, a professor of political science at the Uni

JD Logistics responds to criticism over courier pay cuts

JD Logistic, the logistics arm of the Beijing-based tech heavyweight JD .com, will cancel the basic salary for delivery staff , CEO and Chairman Liu Qiangdong said i n response to arguments on the company’s salary adjustments in an internal email sent on Monday. JD Logistics lost over 2.3 billion yuan ($342.9 million) in 2018, … Read moreJD Logistics responds to criticism over courier pay cuts

The fans have done well to find Free Sound, for it i

is a shoebox of a shop tucked away in a small alley in downtown Beijing. And those who do find it will qui ckly be disabused of the quaint notion that old-style phonographic recordings have gone the way of the dinosaur. nstead the 100-square-meter shop prides itself on being an independent distributor of vinyl records … Read moreThe fans have done well to find Free Sound, for it i

Qiu said the country’s capacity for hazardous waste tre

tment reached 75 million tons in 2017, 2.3 times that of 2012. Meanwhile, about 40 million tons of ind ustrial hazardous waste was generated in 202 major cities across the country in 2017, according to the ministry. China, however, still lacks a sound system for hazardous waste management. According to an enforcement report of the … Read moreQiu said the country’s capacity for hazardous waste tre