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seminars, salons, book launches and many others.
One day before the opening of BIBF, the 13th Special Book Award of China was held in Beijing5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
to honor 15 foreign writers, translators and publishers who have helped spread Chinese culture.
5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活女神会所Romanian translator Ioan Budura was one of the award winners. He said he felt enc
ouraged by the honor and wanted to “continue supporting the communication betwe
en China and Romania” in the future. Romania is also featured as the guest of honor of the fair this year.5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
A Beijing International Publishing Forum was also held on
Aug 20 to discuss how to improve the quality of publishing content and promotion.
5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活女神会所A Hong Kong pavilion has also been opened at the book fair despite the special administrative region’s recent troubles.
“It is Hong Kong’s ninth visit to BIBF, and we want to exchange Hong
Kong’s creations with people in the publishing business and with readers through this o5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
pportunity,” said Lee Ka Kui, chairman of Hong Kong Publishing Federation Limited.
Lee admits the recent chaos in Hong Kong has negatively affected publishing th
ere since many retail bookstores have closed and much fewer people attended the H5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活女神会所
ong Kong Book Fair that was held on July 17-23. He hopes violence will cease and communication will continue.
This time, 66 Hong Kong companies brought over 2,000 books and other works. One feature of their pavilion is a cre5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
ation corner showcasing many STEM books – about science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
“It seems STEM books are quite popular in the world now, and we want to follow that trend,” Lee said.
5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活女神会所The pavilion also contains an artistic and cultural zone exhibiting some Cantonese books.
“I hope we will bring more Chinese mainland writers and books to Hong Kong, and vice versa,” Lee said.
The establishment of a national ethics committee on science and technology will i5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
mprove supervision and ensure they develop along the right path, experts said.
“There have long been calls to set up a top-level ethics committee to5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活女神会所
enable unified supervision of scientific research,” said Zhai Xiaomei, deputy dir
ector of the National Health Commission’s Expert Committee on Medical Science Ethics.
Chinese officials and experts have urged politicians in the United States to stop using the situat
ion in Hong Kong as a bargaining chip for negotiations or as leverage for fueling competition with Beijing.5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦品茶微信
Senior politicians such as US Vice-President Mike Pence and House Speaker Nancy Pel
osi have spoken out on or pushed legislation concerning the recent violent protests in the city.5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦品茶微信
Pence angered China on Monday by telling the Detroit Economic Club that “for the Un
ited States to make a deal with China”, Beijing needs to “respect the integrity of Hong Kong’s laws”.
5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦”Our administration will continue to urge Beijing to act in a humanitarian manner,” Pence added.
In response, the Foreign Ministry’s Commissioner’s Office in the Hong Kong Special A
dministrative Region said on Tuesday that China resolutely opposes any country attempting to “take Hong Kong’s s5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦
tability and prosperity as well as the well-being of more than 7 million Hong Kong residents as a bargaining chip”.
“Do not daydream about China making a deal using its territorial sovereignty and national reunification,” an unnamed spokesperson5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦品茶微信
said in a statement, calling for a halt to intervention in China’s domestic affairs, including Hong Kong affairs.
On Aug 6, Pelosi said in a written statement that “the extraordinary outpourin
5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦品茶微信g of courage from the people of Hong Kong stands in stark contrast to a cowardly government”, and she reite
rated her call for suspending “future sales of munitions and crowd control equipment to the Hong Kong police force”.
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 S5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
alvini. The League party had formed a coalition with Conte’s Five Star Movement.
5元5包微信红包接龙群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.5元5包微信红包接龙群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 t5元5包微信红包接龙群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.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
Local governments told to provide accurate information to authorities
Authorities have found a series of problems5元5包微信红包接龙群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.
5元5包微信红包接龙群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 sup5元5包微信红包接龙群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 carr5元5包微信红包接龙群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 a5元5包微信红包接龙群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.5元5包微信红包接龙群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.
?State Council’s Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office, said the central government supported t
he actions of Hong Kong police to arrest the rioters.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
Xu said the violence at the airport Tuesday night was particularly shocking.
“Recently, the radical violators in Hong Kong have completely breached the bottom line of l5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
aw, morality and humanity. Their flagrant acts of serious violent crimes in public are shocking and chill
ing,” her statement read. “Their violence was an extreme contempt for the rule of law, which has seriously damaged H
5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所ong Kong’s international image and hurt the feelings of compatriots on the mainland.”
She said such violent crimes must be severely punished according to law.
“We firmly support the Hong Kong police force and the judiciary in carrying out re
solute and strict justice and bringing criminals to justice as soon as possible,” she said.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
Shortly after being discharged from Princess Margaret Hospital in Hong Kong on Wednesday, Fu Guohao, the beate
n reporter from the Beijing-based Global Times, said he did not have serious injuries.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
Fu, with some bruises on his face, said he still loves Hong Kong and is grateful for the public’s care.
The Global Times sent Fu to Hong Kong to cover the mass protests there. He had his hands and legs tied up and was abuse
d by a group of radicals at the airport on Tuesday night, as those in the mob suspected he was a fake journalist.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
In a statement, the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progre
ss of Hong Kong, the city’s largest political party, said that what the protesters did to Fu
was “reckless” and tainted Hong Kong’s reputation in the international community.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
The Federation of Trade Unions, the city’s largest union, also denounce
d the violence, saying that what the rioters did was lawless and in defiance of the city’s rul
e of law and moral and ethics. They were the shame of Hong Kong, the statement said.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
Hong Kong police arrested five men at the airport on Tuesday night on suspicion of of
fenses including unlawful assembly, possession of offensive weapons and assaulting5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
police officers, according to Mak Chin-ho, assistant commissioner of the Hong Kong police.
ce and the blockade of Hong Kong International Airport by some radical demonstra
tors, Abdulaziz Alshaabani, a Saudi Arabian expert on Chinese affairs, said such radical acts seriously unde5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
rmined the rule of law, hindered economic development and harmed the interests of Hong Kong’s people.
If the violence further escalates, Hong Kong’s prosperity and stability will suffer a severe blo
5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活品茶微信w, undermining its well-deserved international image and status, the Saudi expert said.
Wilson Lee Flores, a columnist at The Philippine Star, said the continued chaos in Hong Kong, apparently created by an
ti-government protesters and encouraged by foreign influences, must be quickly stopped.5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活
Strong measures should be taken as the chaos is not only bad for Hong Kong’s economy and tourism, but also disad
vantageous for the prosperity of the East Asian region as Hong Kong is an important financial and trade center, he said.5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活品茶微信
China’s Mission to the European Union said on Wednesday that
what is happening in Hong Kong is now devolving into extreme violence.
5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活It said in an online statement that any attempt to lump together the
rigorously lawful exercise of duties by Hong Kong police with the extreme and violent offe
nses by radicals is absolutely misleading and incorrect, and China is firmly opposed to such attempts.5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活品茶微信
China’s diplomatic mission in Geneva also lashed out at the United Nati
ons human rights office on Wednesday, accusing its spokesman of making a “wro
5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活ngful statement” about protests in Hong Kong that “sends the wrong signal to the violent criminal offenders”.
The Office of the Commissioner of the Foreign Ministry in the HKSAR said on Wednesday that the words and deeds of som5元5包微信红包接龙群夜生活品茶微信
e lawmakers from the United States have shown them to be the “black hands” behind the violent radicals in Hong Kong, ref
erring to a comment from US legislators including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
A British explorer is claiming to be the first person to walk the length of the Yangtze River in China after enduring fr
eezing temperatures, blistering heat, and altitudes of more than 5,000 meters during his epic trek.5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤品茶微信
Ash Dykes, from Old Colwyn in North Wales, finished the 6,437-kilometer jo
5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤urney on Monday after he was delayed by a couple of days because of Typhoon Lekima.
The 28-year-old said he felt great after crossing the finish line in
Shanghai, where he was greeted by family, media, and Chinese supporters.5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤品茶微信
“As soon as I was on the final stretch, people started to join and we sort of ran to the finish and popped the champagne,” Dykes said.
The expedition took two years to plan and 352 days to complete.
At the start of the trek, the source of the Yangtze River was difficult to5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤
reach and four members of his team left the expedition before it began because of al
titude sickness. There were also fears over the possibility of bear and wolf attacks.
“One day, I was told by locals that a woman was killed by a pack of5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤品茶微信
wolves and for the next two days we were followed by a pack of wolves, so that was very int
imidating,” Dykes said. “We thought bears would leave us alone but the locals told us otherwise … so we would try and shel5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤
ter with the locals or, if I was in my tent, I wouldn’t get food out. We had to stay alert and focus.”
He said he wanted to use his journey to highlight conservation projects by partne5元5包微信红包接龙群龙凤品茶微信
ring with the World Wide Fund for Nature, Green Development Foundation, and Water to Go.
The move has impressed many in the neighborhood. A female reside
nt surnamed Wen, owner of a snack counter opposite the square, has witnessed s5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园
everal conflicts in the past and said she’s very happy the seniors have solved the problem.
5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所Before the new technology was put into use, some dancers worried whether wearing a headset is harmful to their ears or
whether they could all hear the same music at the same time. They found this wasn’t a problem at all.
Originally a small team with a few dozen people when it was founded nine years ago, the Nanning5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园
Dream Team is now a large square dance group with 121 members. Members are from Guangxi, Sh
andong, Chongqing and other places and are all retirees above 50, with the oldest 82 years old.
Their daily hour-long square dances are held from 8-9 pm.5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所
Besides their regular evening dancing, the dancers also enter will provincial dance competitions in Guangxi and travel together.
5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园Many Chinese netizens and media accounts have forwarded video of the Nanning Dream Team square dancing w
ith their headsets to support them, thinking it is a practice worth expanding nationwide.
he average income of tourism employees in Hong Kong has slumped by nearly5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所
80 percent year-on-year over the past two months, while more than 10 percent of to
urism employees had zero income, a joint survey by three tourism trade unions in the city found.5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园
The results of the survey, which was conducted in early August, were released on Mo
nday. A total of 1,012 workers in Hong Kong’s tourism sector completed the survey questionnaire.5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所
Respondents said that compared with the same period last year, on average, the number of tour groups they received d
ropped more than 70 percent and their earnings were down by about 75 percent since this June. Among them, 40 percent sa
w a fall of more than 90 percent in income and more than 10 percent had no income at all.
of the 50 fugitives suspected of major crimes who are on a class-A wanted notice is
sued by China’s Ministry of Public Security have been detained, the ministry announced Thursday.
Of the 23 detainees, two are suspected of intentional homicide, eight are suspected of gan
g-related and organized crimes, seven are suspected of telecom and online fraud
and five are suspected of other major crimes of fraud, the ministry said at a press conference.5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所
Since the class-A wanted notice was issued on July 24, public security authorities
5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园nationwide have taken the highest-level measures of investigation and surveilla
nce on the 50 fugitives, said Jiang Guoli, deputy head of the criminal investigation bureau under the ministry.
He said seven of the fugitives voluntarily turned themselves in to the authorities under the pressure of the law and policies.5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园
Two fugitives were arrested by police with the help of tip-offs and thos
5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所e who offered tip-offs will be awarded 200,000 yuan ($28,400), Jiang noted.
The public security authorities are verifying a large number of clues about the fugitives provided by the public, he said.
Jiang stressed that the authorities and the people have the determination and ca5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所
pability to arrest the rest of the fugitives and urged them to surrender for leniency.
Shanghai unveiled a list of cultural activities and tour routes to boost its nighttime economy on Aug 8.5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园
A total of 105 scenic spots, art galleries, museums and memorials across the city have taken special me
asures to meet the growing demand for nighttime leisure from both Shanghai residents and to5元5包微信红包接龙群后花园女神会所
urists from around the world, according to the municipal culture and tourism bureau.
?make another check on prisoners who are on suicide watch.
Online media registration for the second China International Import Expo opened on Friday.5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦女神会所
The registration system at media.ciie.org will be accessible until September 30.
When registering for a media pass, foreign journalists who will be travelling to China to cover the event need to spe
5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦cify their outlet in the “foreign media organizations” listing under the media organization category, and select the “for
eigners for temporary stay in China” option when entering their personal information.
After signing up online, the system will generate a confirmation letter f5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦
or foreign journalists to apply for a J-2 visa at Chinese embassies, consulates or visa age
5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦女神会所ncies authorized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China in their countries.
Resident foreign journalists in China will also need to register in the system, and selec
t the “foreigners for permanent stay in China” option when filling out their information.5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦
Epstein was housed in the Special Housing Unit, even as guards are requir
5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦女神会所ed to remove prisoners on suicide watch from the unit, according to a Twitter post by Preet Bharara, a former US
Attorney for the Southern District of New York. The SHU separates inmates such as accused sex of
fenders deemed likely to be harmed by other prisoners from the general population.5元5包微信红包接龙群乌托邦
Epstein had been confined to the correctional center while he appealed a district judge’s refusal to let him
live under 24-hour guard in his opulent townhouse on Manhattan’s Upper East Side
?stand up to stop such farce and safeguard international economic order.This pict
5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所ure released from DPRK’s official Korean Central News Agency on August 11, 2019, shows DPRK top leader Kim J
ong Un (seated) supervising the test-fire of a new weapon at an undisclosed location.
Kim expressed “great satisfaction” over the testing firings, which verif5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
ied that the new weapon system performs as designed, according to the KCNA report.
5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛This was the DPRK’s fifth launch of projectiles since July 25th.
China Shouguang vegetable price index, a barometer of the cou
ntry’s vegetable market, rose 6.21 percent to 108.41 points on Sunday.
The closely-watched vegetable price index was published daily by the city of Shouguang, Shan5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
dong province, China’s major vegetable production base and its vegetable distribution and price-setting center.
5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛The index was approved by the Ministry of Commerce in 2010 and first published on Apri
l 20, 2011 to offer more timely and accurate reference for vegetable growers and traders.
Chinese residents saw their per capita disposable income surge by nearly 60 times5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
during the past seven decades thanks to the country’s steady economic expansion.
5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛The per capita disposable income stood at about 49.7 yuan in 1949, and
topped 28,200 yuan ($4,030) in 2018, registering a growth of over 59 times f
actoring in inflation, a report from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
The steady income growth also led to continuous increases in consump
tion spending. Chinese residents’ per capita consumption spen女神会所ding surged from 88.2 y5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛
uan in 1956 to 19,853 yuan in 2018, growing 28.5 times in real terms, NBS data showed.
?Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), has guided the test-fire of an
other new weapon, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported Sunday.5元5包微信红包接龙群419论坛女神会所
When inspecting the new weapon at a launching site on Saturday, Kim sa
id that the new weapon, which was developed to suit the “terrain condition” of the coun
try, has “advantageous tactical character different to the existing weapon systems,” it said.