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

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

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

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

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

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