In the past several months, China has announced and

started to implement a “negative list” program that allows foreign co mpanies to have 100 percent ownership in investments in all areas of the economy, excep t for a small number of areas, such as telecoms and defense, that are explicitly prohibited. Also, foreign investment has been simplified by creating a one-stop regulatory shop and […]

While educational evaluation has an important role of

f guidance, such roughly generated and lame evaluations cannot objectively reflect the real conditions of schools, and have severely disrupted education activities, the statement said. The MOE will therefore continue to regulate such acti vities in accordance with law and regulations, according to the statement. The China Earthquake Administration pledged to enhance its earthquake detection […]

The overall stability of China-US relations over the pa

four decades has been a blessing to not only our two countries, but the whole world,” said Cui Ti ankai, Chinese ambassador to the US, in his remarks during the awards presentation. “And the essence of the 40-year story is amity between the peoples, which lays the foundation for and shapes the future of our […]

Fixed-asset investment growth was 6.3 percent in the first

 quarter, compared with 6.1 percent in the first two months, the National Bureau of Statistics reported. As favorable policies are implemented at all levels of government in the sec ond quarter, manufacturers will start seeing concrete financial benefits and industrial out put is expected to at least maintain a steady expansion from April to June, […]

Such studies must aim to make it clear why the CPC coul

ld shoulder the historical responsibility of leading the people in realizing national indep endence, people’s liberation, national prosperity and happiness for the people, Xi said. By doing so, it should be made clear why socialism has taken root and continues to improve and de velop in China so as to guide people to draw lessons […]

awmakers Julian Assange should face justice in Sweden

More than 70 British legislators have urged the government to make sure WikiLeaks found er Julian Assange faces Swedish justice if prosecutors there reopen a rape allegation against him. The lawmakers signed a letter late Friday urging Home Secretary Sa jid Javid to “do everything you can to champion action that will ens ure Julian […]

But some were unmoved and the Northern Irish party cruc

rucial to getting the agreement through said it would reject the deal again. Britain was supposed to leave the bloc on Friday but Brussels agreed last week to put back the divorce date until April 12 to give it a chance to resolve a three-year crisis that has split the country down the middle. However, […]

New Mueller probe revelations explain Trump’s rage

President Donald Trump looks — and is acting — rattled and encircled by the Russia investigation. And a series of fresh d isclosures on Tuesday show there is every reason for him to feel threatened by the vast shadow it is casting over his life, business and presidency. Newly unsealed court documents detailing special counsel […]

Tropical cyclones are known to hit Mozambique in the fall

  February 2000, Cyclone Eline also made landfall near Beira during a period of intense rain, killing hundreds and displacing 650,000 across the wider region.   Zimbabwe and Malawi   After making landfall in Mozambique, Idai moved through neighboring Zimbabwe and parts of Malawi as a Tropical Storm.   In Malawi, 56 have died and nearly 600 are injured, […]

Infrastructure construction of a new location for the inst

itute kicked off in 2017 and is now progressing smoothly, said Ling Yun, mayor of Hefei and an NPC deputy. Once approved, the institute will be replaced by the national laboratory, accor ding to Pan, adding that the main building of the institute is almost completed. Ling said the provincial capital had already allocated 200 […]