panda pictures have been analyzed, marked and annotated.

Using the database, researchers are able to carry out automatic facial recognition on panda faces to tell one animal from another, the center said. Panda researchers hope algorithms and AI technology will help them analyze data on pandas both in captivity and the wild. The app and database will help us gather more precise and […]

Some companies find niche markets in the industry by

producing specialized bicycles for health, sports and slow urban lifestyles. Century-old bike-maker Shanghai Phoenix Enterprise (Group) Co Ltd and Tianjin Flying Pigeon Cycle Development Co are transforming to produce sports and leisure bicycles based on the fast growth for these types of products. The output of such bicycles priced above 1,000 yuan saw an 18.5 […]

Uber has also weathered controversies including revelati

ions of a culture of sexism and bullying at Uber and US Department of Justice investigations. After a series of embarrassments, Kalanick was forced to res ign in 2017 by a group of investors. Uber then hired Khosrowshahi to lead the company. Uber has said it has the potential to grow not just in the […]

Faster checks for inbound pets in placegs, cats to got

No need for dogs, cats to go through quarantine if they meet set conditions Pets owners no longer need to be separated from their beloved dogs or cats when they ar rive in China from overseas if they meet certain conditions, under a regulation that took effect on May 1. Dogs or cats with valid […]

US policy has done a disservice to the international com

munity’s efforts to advance the Middle East peace process and the remarks by the president’s son-in-law and a dviser Jared Kushner indicating that an upcoming US peace plan does not include a two-state solution with the Palestinians sh ows the US is hoping to undermine the international consensus built on that premise. Given its complex […]

The death toll of the multiple explosions which ripp

 through Sri Lanka on Sunday has risen to 359, according to a police report released on Wednesday. While mourning alongside Sri Lankans, the world community needs to shore up greater reso lve and build a broader consensus to counter extremism and terrorism worldwide. The terrorist attacks in various locations in the South Asian country o […]

Walmart banks on tech innovationn escalator in a Walmart

US retail giant Walmart Inc will continue to grow its hypermarkets, Sam’s Club stores, and community-ba sed smaller-sized supermarkets businesses in China with more advanced technologies, according to a top official. Doug McMillon, president and CEO of Walmart, told China Daily during his visit to Shanghai on Thursday that China is still one of the […]

The tax rate on No 2 taxable items, including some

sporting goods, textiles, electronic appliances and bicycles, will be lowered to 20 percent from the previous 25 percent, it said. The move was aimed at expanding imports and boosting domestic consumpti on, with tax rates lowered for many daily consumer goods, the commission said.  Chinese singer Yi Yangqianxi on Monday shared his vision of promoting […]

great strain on the tourist sites and limited tourigreat str

ces, including the transport system, which reduces the quality of tourists’ experience to a large extent. So a good solution would be more paid leave on the one hand and flexibility for people to avail themselves of the holidays on the other. Jiang Yiyi, a professor at the School of Leisure Sports and Tourism, Beijing […]

Fan Jing, an official at the National Health Commissi

ion, said China will revise its regulation to improve oversight of organ donations and transplants to ensure safety and quality of services. Speaking at a conference on organ donation and transplantation hel d in February in Wuhan, Hubei province, she said the revised rules will specify the legal resp onsibilities of various parties in the […]