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Friday said it would retaliate against Trump’s plans for the imposition of tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods on Se
pt 1 and Dec 15 by slapping levies on US imports valued at $75 billion on the same dates. In a statement, China’s Com上海夜生活
merce Ministry said the action was “forced by the US’s unilateralism and protectionism.”
In response, Trump tweeted: “Our country has lost stupidly, Trillions of Dollars with China ov
上海夜生活女神会所er many years. They have stolen our Intellectual Property at a rate of Hundreds of Billions of Dollars a year, &
they want to continue. I won’t let that happen! We don’t need China and, frankly, would be better off without them.”
Trump demanded that American companies “immediately st上海夜生活
art looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and mak
ing your products in the USA.” Trump has no authority to tell US companies how to operate.
上海夜生活Following Trump’s tweet post, David French, the senior vice-presid
ent of government relations of the National Retail Federation, tweeted: “It is un
realistic for American retailers to move out of the world’s second largest economy…”上海夜生活女神会所
“Our presence in China allows us to reach Chinese customers and develop overseas markets. This, i
n turn, allows us to grow and expand opportunities for American workers, businesses and consumers.”
上海夜生活The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed Friday at 25,628.90, down 623.34 points or 2.37 percent. N
asdaq closed at 7,751.77, down 239.62 points or 3 percent. The S&P 500 was also down, closing
at 2,847.11, down 75.84 points or 2.59 percent. The market closed down for the fourth week in a row.上海夜生活女神会所
The continuing trade dispute and fears about a worldwide economic slowdown have led c
entral banks in the US and around the world to ease monetary policy in recent months.
against the US government’s trade bullying moves, said Zhang J
ianping, a researcher at the Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Coope 上海419论坛女神会所
ration of the Ministry of Commerce. Zhang spoke at a recent seminar in Beijing.
上海419论坛Jiang Yuechun, director of the World Economic and Development D
epartment of the China Institute of International Studies, said China “has cards in its han
ds” in both hardware and software areas, but it has been weighing their timing and necessity. 上海419论坛
Jia Xiudong, a research fellow at the China Institute of International Studies, said despi
te headwinds, China can achieve high-quality development, and the fundamentals of the country’s eco
nomy are strong. “In the future, the resilience of the economy will be further released,” he said. 上海419论坛女神会所
In response to the capricious US administration, China will maintain strategic strength, Jia said. The country will
上海419论坛make enhanced efforts to boost scientific and technological innovation no matter how the situation changes, he said.
Huawei Technologies Co said Friday that it would consider using RISC-V, an open-source chip architecture, if the US gove
rnment continues restricting its access to the latest technologies from the UK firm ARM Holdings for a long time.
Xu Zhijun, rotating chairman of Huawei, said in an interview in Shenzhen, Guangdong 上海419论坛女神会所
province, that the company has already obtained the perpetual license to ARM’s V8 architecture technol
ogy, so the US government ban does not affect its current launch schedule of chips.
上海419论坛”If ARM’s new technologies are not available in the future, we can a
lso use RISC-V, an architecture which is open to all companies. The challenge is not insurm
ountable,” Xu said.Huawei uses ARM’s architecture to design many of its chips for smartphones, servers and other applic
ations. But Washington banning Huawei from accessing any technologies originating in the US without special gove 上海419论坛女神会所
rnment approval has restricted its ability to use ARM’s technologies. Though ARM is based in
the UK, some of its crucial technologies are developed in the US and it has to comply with the US ban.
President Xi Jinping urged the Chinese military on T
hursday to continue improving its combat capability and readiness.上海419
Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Mil
上海419女神会所itary Commission, said the armed forces must fully understand, uphold and implement th
e Party’s theories on building a strong military as well as its defense strategies and policies.
They also must always keep their missions in mind, strengthen combat training and produce new achievements to celebr
ate the coming 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China in October, he said.上海419
The president made the remarks during an inspection tour to a Pe
ople’s Liberation Army Air Force base as part of his four-day visit to Gansu province that st
上海419女神会所arted on Monday. He was accompanied by General Xu Qiliang, vice-chairman of the Cent
ral Military Commission and former commander-in-chief of the Air Force, at the base.
He checked on how Air Force members work at the base’s
command center and was briefed about the base’s operations and training.上海419
Xi held teleconferences with troops from the base. Speaking with op
erators at a surveillance radar station, he ordered them to continue honing t
heir capabilities and make new contributions to the country’s air defense.上海419女神会所
In talking with pilots and ground staff from a transport aircraft regiment, he recognized their participation in aerial seed
ing of plants and encouraged them to continue supporting economic and social development.上海419
During a meeting with the PLA’s high-ranking commanders and th
e base’s senior officers, Xi ordered the military to keep intensifying its combat preparedne
ss to make sure that troops are always ready to fight and are capable of defeating any enemies.
rule out the possibility of taking other actions as well. “The PLA has the means, capability and will to safeguard national sovereig
nty and territorial integrity. This determination and ability should not be questioned,” he said.上海夜网
Senior Colonel Cao Yanzhong, a researcher from the war institute, said the motive behind the arms deal is the DPP t
上海夜网女神会所rying to borrow the strength of foreign influence and resist unification at the expense of the Taiwan people.
Cao said the recent deal is aimed at making Taiwan more dependent on US equipment, thus allowing US military in
dustries to create more jobs and continue to squeeze more money from the island.上海夜网
“The DPP is foolishly paying more and more protection fees to the US as an act of
compliance,” he said. “The money can be better spent elsewhere, like improving the eco上海夜网女神会所
nomy and the livelihood of Taiwan compatriots.”An official firefighting rescue team was stationed at the National Mu
seum of China, the biggest museum in the world, on Thursday, marking the establis上海夜网
hment of the first firefighting rescue work station that is specially set up for a museum in China.
China has released a guideline to tackle difficulties in enforcing上海夜网
court orders, according to an office of law-based governance on Aug 22.
The guideline calls for more transparency when e
上海夜网女神会所nforcing judgments and harsher punishments for those acting against the enforcement.
It demands a credit system that covers various aspects of social life in
cluding transactions, house property purchases, fees and tax payment and law violations.上海夜网
The market exit mechanism for businesses as well as systems of legal assis
上海夜网女神会所tance, liability insurance and civil laws should all be improved, said the guideline.
It also called for better coordination between different depa
rtments and efforts to improve judgment-enforcing personnel.
said the incident is purely China’s domestic affairs since the man is not a British citizen but a Hong Kong resident.
On Wednesday, the All-China Journalists Association made a statemen 上海乌托邦
t on the random blockade and malicious obstruction of Chen Xiaoqian by a small num
上海乌托邦品茶微信ber of Hong Kong reporters on Tuesday afternoon. Chen, who works for Guangdong Radio and Television Station, was co
nducting an on-site interview at the Hong Kong Police Headquarters’ news conference.
The association condemned the Hong Kong reporters’ interference in Chen’s professional duties. 上海乌托邦
The “contraction” trend is becoming increasingly prominent in the United States’ foreign policy thanks to its “Am
erica first” approach. Once the major provider of global public goods, the US is becoming a penny-pinching country focu
上海乌托邦sed solely on its national interests and thus weakening its international leadership.
Yet despite the contraction of its diplomacy, the US has gone on th
e offensive on particular issues, trade being the most prominent. Launching tra 上海乌托邦
de wars against nearly all major economies such as China, the European Union and Japan, the White House is
using the trade brawls to appeal to the US leader’s base even though tariff-slapping at will, and 上海乌托邦品茶微信
without any reason, goes against established trade practices and the World Trade Organization’s rules.
上海乌托邦Besides, the US administration has shown an inclination toward revisionism on the Taiwan question, with a number of pro-Taiwan of
ficials holding key decision-making positions in the US. The US leader’s phone call to Taiwan leader Tsai Ingwe
n and his statement to substantially improve “US-Taiwan relations”, together with the US’ other provocativ
e moves including sailing aircraft carriers through the Taiwan Straits and endorsing laws such as the Taiwan Tr 上海乌托邦品茶微信
vel Act and Asia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018 are all aimed at checking the Chinese mainland’s rise.
Since the US could try to ratchet up tensions across the Straits and
some separatist elements on the island could deman 上海乌托邦d “Taiwan independence” in a bid to r
estrain the mainland, Beijing should be fully prepared to deal with any eventuality.
China could play a key role in “re-globalization” 上海乌托邦
By listing China as a strategic competitor in its National Security Strategy report, released in December 2017, the US admini
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also reflects the US elites’ ideological bias against China as well as their anxiety over China’s rise
China has been working to find ways to make it happen. Even as a “zer
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orld that the real story of business is not black or white, and win-win results can be realized.
上海419论坛As some Western countries move backward by erecting “walls”, China is working hard to bu
ild “bridges” by promoting multilateralism for open and inclusive development, analysts said.
Jin Canrong, a professor of international studies at Renmin Universit上海419论坛女神会所
y of China, wrote in an article that common development, universal security and sha
red governance are key elements of the new type of international relations, while a community with a shared future c
上海419论坛alls for equality, mutual respect, mutual benefit and win-win cooperation among nations.
The Belt and Road Initiative has been a platform for building the commu
nity with a shared future for mankind and also a new path to improve global g上海419论坛女神会所
overnance and increase mutual understanding between different civilizations.
By the end of July, 136 countries and 30 international organizations
had signed cooperation agreements with China on jointly building the Belt and Road.上海419论坛
Miguel Angel Sanchez, general secretary of Colombian Liberal Party, said th
at the strategic purpose of the BRI is to align with China’s development strategy, with par
上海419论坛女神会所ticipating countries achieving high-level, high-quality cooperation so as to improve people’s livelihoods.
It does not mean building an independent bloc with China at its center, but rat
her, it aims to secure common development while respecting cultural diversities, Sanchez added.上海419论坛
China has made it clear that it strives to develop by upholding and maintaining world peace through its development. Xi sai
d on a number of occasions that China will do well only when the world does well, and vice versa.上海419论坛女神会所
Simon J. Gill, United Seychelles Party whip and National Executive Committee mem
ber, said Xi’s strategic vision represents an advanced power as it focuses on people-centered development.
China doesn’t care only about itself, and it adopts a win-win approach that delivers tangi上海419论坛女神会所
ble benefits to countries, Gill said, adding that Seychelles is also a beneficiary of cooperation with China.
d Cross Society of China arrived in Kabul again, marking the beginning of the project’s second phase. It is expected that an add
itional 150 Afghan children with congenital heart disease will be selected after screening in Ka 上海千花网品茶微信
bul and then sent to hospitals in China for treatment, said Liu Xuanguo, vice-president of the CRCF.
In addition to Afghanistan, the foundation has provided h 上海千花网
umanitarian assistance to 26 countries in Asia and Africa in recent years. Among the pro
上海千花网jects, it has established emergency centers in Pakistan, provided free diagnosis and treatment to children with co
ngenital heart disease in Afghanistan and Mongolia, built a blood dialysis center in B
angladesh, constructed mobile hospitals for Syria and Iraq and donated rescue vehicles in Cambodia and Laos, he said. 上海千花网
“Most of the programs have been carried out since 2017, follow
ing the proposal of the Belt and Road Initiative (in 2013),”
Liu said. “Humanitarian assistance is badly needed in many countries involved in the 上海千花网品茶微信
initiative. Although much smaller in scale compared with international assistance delivered by the Chinese gov
ernment, China Red Cross humanitarian assistance has played a very important role in promoting frie
上海千花网ndship between China and these countries, and emotional connectivity between different peoples.”
For example, a foundation project that has provided free treatment in Chinese hospitals over the past two years to 100 Mo
ngolian children under age 14 with congenital heart disease has won high praise from the Mongolian government a 上海千花网
nd was recognized as one of the best humanitarian assistance projects in the country last year, Liu said.
In June, another Chinese medical team arrived in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, to screen around 100 of the m
ost urgent cases of congenital heart disease for free treatment in Hohhot, the capital of 上海千花网品茶微信
the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, and in Wuxi, Jiangsu province.
In neighboring Pakistan, an emergency center established by the foundation in Gwadar in 上海千花网
cooperation with the Pakistani Red Crescent Society has also won the praise of locals, Liu said.
As of the end of April, three medical assistance teams sent by the Red 上海千花网品茶微信
Cross Society of China had been to the center in Gwadar since its establishment in Sep
tember 2017. Large numbers of Chinese employees work there to assist with various projects.
ources, ownership, and natural and economic conditions. Permanent, basic farmla
上海乌托邦品茶微信nd will be a focus in the survey, which is expected to be unveiled to the public in 2020.
Currently, all 2,873 counties in China have finished the field investigation and quality review for the first round of the survey. Afte
r September, the ministry will work with local natural resource departments to double ch上海乌托邦
eck the results with updated information. The deadline for the final survey result is the end of the year.
According to Wang, data from 326 counties have been reviewed by the natural re上海乌托邦品茶微信
sources department at provincial level and are now under review at the state level.
Zhu Liuhua, deputy director of the State Council’s supervision team on the third national land survey, said the survey is s
upported by advanced remote sensing technology to guarantee the accuracy of the results.
Zhu said satellite remote imaging with resolution higher than one meter has been introd上海乌托邦
uced as the base mapping for the survey, and cloud computing
will help to review the map with pictures being taken at all sites by local professionals.上海乌托邦品茶微信
China’s second national land survey was conducted betwe
en 2007 and 2009. The country’s first national land survey ended in 1996. Accordi
上海乌托邦ng to the second national land survey, China has about 135 million hectares of arable land.
China is on track to achieve its goal of boosting the contribution of scientific and
technological progress in agriculture to more than 60 percent by the end of next year.上海乌托邦
Last year, innovations in the sector, including improved crop strains and more effective, environmentally friendly farm
ing practices, accounted for 58.3 percent of total growth, up more than 10 percent from 2005 and
nearly 5 percent higher than seven years ago, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.
Parliamentary party leaders in the Senate on Aug 13 decided the date when Prime Minister Gius
eppe Conte would face the vote in parliequested last week by League party leader, Matteo S上海419论坛
alvini. The League party had formed a coalition with Conte’s Five Star Movement.
上海419论坛The two coalition partners have been at odds on most issues since they joined forces to run the country last year. Salv
ini, whose popularity has been soaring, wants Italians to go to the polls quickly, possibly as early as October.上海419论坛女神会所
Politicians from all the parties in parliament said Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will address the S
enate on that day. Conte must offer his resignation to President Sergio Mattarella if the motion passes.
President Donald Trump will welcome the Romanian President Klaus Iohannis to t上海419论坛
he White House on Aug 20. Trump and Iohannis will discuss shared security challe
nges facing the US and Romania and ways to advance trade and energy partnerships.
The visit comes in the 15th year of Romania’s membership of NATO.上海419论坛
Local governments told to provide accurate information to authorities
Authorities have found a series of problems上海419论坛女神会所
while carrying out the third national land survey, warning local gover
nments and natural resource departments to fulfill their responsibilities.
上海419论坛The problems were outlined on Friday by the Ministry of Natural Resources and the central
government supervision team, and involved 20 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions.
In Qinghai province, for example, local natural resources department and sup上海419论坛
ervisory teams were blamed for not taking the field surveys seriously, nor did they urg
e that uncovered problems be corrected in accordance with rules and regulations.
In Yulin, Shaanxi province, entities did not fully carr上海419论坛女神会所
y out the investigation responsibly, resulting in imprecise
outcomes, and county-level authorities deliberately changed and forged mapping data.
“Those cases reflected problems, such as poor quality surveys a上海419论坛nd data accuracy. I hope that will be a w
arning for future work,” said Wang Guanghua, vice-minister of natural resources.
He said the ministry will not tolerate the forging of data.上海419论坛女神会所
The third national land survey was launched in 2017
by the State Council, aiming to thoroughly check the status of the country’s l
and use, collect accurate data, and improve the mechanism of surveys and statistics.
of the Chinese economy and effectively promoted the country’s long-term stable development.
The Nielsen report also found consumers’ personal financial situation and willingness to spend have been robust.上海千花网
In Q2, the sub-index for personal finance increased from 70 in Q1 to 71, hitting a historical high, and local j
上海千花网品茶微信ob prospects and willingness to spend came in at 77 and 61 respectively, the report said.
Sargent said the Chinese government’s efforts to further cut tax an
d lower fees have reduced the cost of enterprises and enhanced their vitality.上海千花网
The consumer trend index for different regions in China remained stable, reaching 124 in the eastern region while the
northern and southern regions achieved steady growth in the past three quarters, the report showed.上海千花网品茶微信
In addition, indices for first, second and third-tier cities all have increased steadily in the past four quarters, part
icularly in the past six months, driven by better personal finance and rising willingness to spend, the report said.
“In the first half of this year, people’s livelihood indicators such as employmen上海千花网
t, costs and income all performed well. Among them, prices were basically stable, and the supply and de
mand of the whole market balanced, boosting residents’ willingness to spend,” Sargent analyzed.
He said the consumption structure of residents was further improved by a change in consumption concept and m上海千花网品茶微信
ode, which gradually released the potential of service consumption demand.
The report also showed 68 percent of Chinese consumers prefer domestic brands, and even for the 62 percent of co
nsumers who would buy foreign brands, domestic brands are still their first choice.上海千花网品茶微信
Cost performance is the main reason why consumers choose domest
ic products, but for them, quality also weighs in higher than price.