Weaker economic growth puts at risk essential invest

ments in areas such as education, health, climate change adaptation and sustainable infrastructure. The growth outlook in all major developed economies and most developin g regions has weakened due to a confluence of both domestic and external factors, the report said. Following an expansion of 3 percent in 2018, world gross product growth is now … Read moreWeaker economic growth puts at risk essential invest

nd information technology, had confirmed at the Boao Fo

oao Forum for Asia, that China will grant 5G licenses this year, but didn’t disclose a specific date. “5G, industrial internet and the internet of vehicles are among the country’s top development priorities in the telecommunications industry,” Zhang Feng, chief engineer of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, sa id on Friday during the … Read morend information technology, had confirmed at the Boao Fo

The latest figures from the National Cultural Heritage Administ

stration show China had 5,354 museums by the end of 2018, and museums across the country held some 2 6,000 exhibitions in 2018 and received 1.126 billion people, an increase of 30 percent and 16 percent, respectively. The International Council of Museums organized the annual I nternational Museum Day in 1977 to address the changing … Read moreThe latest figures from the National Cultural Heritage Administ

For example, in March, China provided a remote-sens

sing monitor report on flooding in Iran via Fengyun. The analysis estimated the coverage and terrain characteristics of the flooded area, which greatly assisted the country’s evacuation efforts. China has launched 17 Fengyun series meteorological satellites, of which seven are currently operational. The World Meteorological Organization has included China’s Fengyun se ries of meteorological satellites … Read moreFor example, in March, China provided a remote-sens

That is something we need in the moment of the 21st century,”

Solana hailed the development of relations between China and the Europea n Union, saying they could work together to uphold the existing international system. “I think cooperation between China and the European Union is very impor tant. And fortunately, that relationship now is in a good direction,” said Solana, who se rved as the EU’s … Read moreThat is something we need in the moment of the 21st century,”

China has to walk a fine balance between local govern

nment debt management and stable economic growth, especially at a time when trade te nsions with the United States have imposed more downward pressure, said economists. More financial resources and investors will be involved in the debt resolution process, said Qiao Baoyun, head of the Acad emy of Public Finance and Public Policy at the … Read moreChina has to walk a fine balance between local govern

Intensified law enforcement also benefits overseas ent

erprises in China. Last year, intellectual property authorities punished violators in more than 6,000 cases of infringing on rights of trademark registrants from overseas, with a t otal value of 151 million yuan ($22 million), an increase of 50.1 percent over the previous year, the report said. An agreement to support young scholars’ research into … Read moreIntensified law enforcement also benefits overseas ent

Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang urged the US gover

 government on Tuesday to consider the costs it would bear through raising tariffs. He reiterated that China will never capitulate under any external pressure and hopes the US meets China halfway. The US has no need to “worry about” China’s affairs, Geng said at a daily news conference. The country has made progress i improving … Read moreForeign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang urged the US gover

producers or US-based designers. For example, China ma

akes less than $9 from each iPhone. The total price of a phone is ridiculously counted as a Chinese export to the US. It’s a good thing that China is no longer a low-wage country. Most Chinese are much better off than they were even 10 ye ars ago. But it does mean that these … Read moreproducers or US-based designers. For example, China ma

Opening up of film market leads to vibrancy

the 22nd film of Marvel Cinematic Universe, has made more than $2 billion globally wit h over $576 million, nearly a third of the total, being contributed by the Chinese market. The percentage of Hollywood films contributing to China’s box office has witnessed a gradual decline in recent years thanks to the rise of successful … Read moreOpening up of film market leads to vibrancy