Wang Peng, deputy head of think tank China Center for

 Information Industry Development, said Huawei’s chip making arm HiSilicon can help Huawei ensure the s ustainability of its business to some extent, and its chip stocks “are expected to provide a buffer of six months to a year”. Huawei said it procured around $70 billion worth of components and services from i ts 13,000 suppliers … Read moreWang Peng, deputy head of think tank China Center for

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

the middle of this century, digital villages will be compl

pletely built nationwide to advance rural revitalization. To fulfill such targets, the country will accelerate the construction of IT infr astructures in rural areas, upgrading rural internet facilities and information services. More efforts will be made to boost the rural digital economy, with wider use of digital technolo gies in agriculture and the development of … Read morethe middle of this century, digital villages will be compl

Quotable quotes from business leaders at 3rd WIC

Praising Tianjin’s efforts and achievements in intelligent sc ience and technology, Liu Chuanzhi, board chairman of Legend Holdings Co Ltd, pred icted the city will make a qualitative leap in two to three years by combining intelligent technologies with manufacturing. Liu, also founder of Chinese computer giant Lenovo, said his company, like Tianjin, considers intelligent … Read moreQuotable quotes from business leaders at 3rd WIC

Festival will mark 80th anniversary of popular cantata

The Central Conservatory of Music will hold a festival from May 23 to 27 to celebrate the 80th anniversary of The Yellow River Cantata. Written by composer Xian Xinghai (1905–1945) in Yan’an, Shaanxi pro vince, in early 1939, the piece was inspired by a patriotic poem by Guang Weiran, and the lyrics were adapted for the … Read moreFestival will mark 80th anniversary of popular cantata

Xi calls for co-existence of various civilizationselivered a key

President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the opening of the Conference on Dialogue of Asia n Civilizations. With the theme of “Exchanges and mutual learning among Asian civilizations and a com munity with a shared future,” the conference aims to deepen cooperation among Asian countries. Here are the highlights: Humanity needs cultural strength … Read moreXi calls for co-existence of various civilizationselivered a key

Wang stressed if one side is trying to place extreme press

extreme pressure on the other, it will cause a legitimate counterattack. “The measures from us are not only to safeguard China’s own rights, b ut to protect the basic rules of the current multilateral trading mechanism,” Wang said. Wang made the remark in a joint news conference with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov during his … Read moreWang stressed if one side is trying to place extreme press

Pilot project to eradicate urban waste gets underway in

China officially launched the “no-waste city” pilot program in 16 area s on Monday as it steps up efforts to recycle its increasing waste stockpile. The pilot program covers the entirety of 11 cities, including Shenzhen, Guangdong pr ovince, and Weihai, Shandong province, and sections of the other five cities. The central government has made … Read morePilot project to eradicate urban waste gets underway in

Santarita said a similar concept can also be found in other

Asian countries, citing the Philippines’ compadrazgo and Indonesia’s bapakism as examples. Compadrazgo, a Spanish word that literally translates to “co-fatherhood”, is based on a kinship ritual that is formed after a child gets baptized into the Roman Catholic faith. For the predominantly Catholic and close-knit Philippine society, t he godfather (known as the padrino) is … Read moreSantarita said a similar concept can also be found in other

While early-stage Uber investors such as Benchmark, Men

 Ventures, First Round Capital and Lowercase Capital made a killing in the IPO, some late-stage backers did not fare as well. Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp <9984.T >, for example, invested in Uber in early 2018 at $48. 77 per share. It also bought shares at a much lower price in a large secondary transaction. To … Read moreWhile early-stage Uber investors such as Benchmark, Men