promoting a new type of international relationship and building a community with a shared future for mankind, Xi said.
Mourao extended President Bolsonaro’s greetings and bes
t wishes, and delivered a letter from the Brazilian president to Xi.
The new Brazilian administration led by Bolsonaro attache
s great importance to relations with China, Mourao said.
Brazil speaks highly of China’s important contributions to promoti
ng global economic growth and considers China to be a reliable and stable partner, he said.
Brazil would like to connect the country’s investment partners plans with the Belt and
Road Initiative and expand cooperation with China in areas including trade, techno
for more than 60 years and stayed true to his original aspirations. As a s
oldier, Zhang defended the country; as a civilian, he works for the people’s well-being, Xi said.
Zhang lives a life of simplicity, purity and indifference to fame and fortune, serving as a role
model for military officers, rank-and-file soldiers and veterans across the country, Xi said.
Zhang, a member of the CPC, was a soldier of Brigade 359 of the Northwest Field Ar
my, one of the main forces of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army during the Liberation War between 1945 and 1949.
He was honored by the Northwest Field Army sever
al times for performing meritorious deeds as he braved enemy fire. He was twice given the honorary title of C
and his reviews of digital appliances have won him more than 124,000 fans on social media.
He had never eaten hotpot alone before. However, he happened to be in
Beijing on business and when he heard the restaurant offered stuffed toys as co
mpanions for solo diners he decided to visit and produce a vlog so his fans would know how it felt.
Knowing that a large number of unattached people often
spend festivals alone, Pu hoped his vlog would help them enjoy their solitude.
Even though he was the only solo diner in the restaurant, Pu said he didn’t feel at all awk
ward eating with a toy companion. The vlog showed him eating casually, occasionally scrolling through his phone, an
d having a video chat with his family. The restaurant was full of diners, but no one gave him a second glance.
“Overall, it was very enjoyable; the only thing was that I can’t eat too much so I only ordered a small amount of food,” he said.
months of 2019, up 6.4 percent year-on-year, according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics.
Xinjiang is the last province to release its local GDP figures. During the
first quarter, Xinjiang’s GDP reached 217.77 billion yuan, up 5.3 percent year-on-year.
In terms of GDP growth rate, a total of 17 regions saw their GDP numbers exceed the “nation
al line” of 6.4 percent. Among them five came from the eastern region and six each from central and western areas.
All the top three came from China’s western area. Yunnan province posted the fastest
growth rate of 9.7 percent year-on-year, followed by Guizhou (9.2 percent) and Tibet (9.1 percent).
The bottom three are Jilin province, Tianjin municipality and Heilongjiang pro
vince, Jilin province, with a growth rate of 2.4 percent, was the weakest performer.
alaya Expedition Co, by Thursday morning, 12 climbers from the company and 21 mou
ntaineering guides successfully reached the summit of the mountain from the northern slope.
Tsering Samdrub, general manger of the company, said with significa
nt training long for 43 days, 12 Chinese climbers made it to the summit.
“The weather on Thursday was so nice. Thanks to this, the climbers were all in very good
condition,” said Tsering Samdrub, commander-in-chief of ongoing spring climbing.
“Hampered by weather factors this year, the final climbing period to the summit was later than the previous year, and clim
bers from different countries all take this opportunity to complete their climbing,” said Samdrub.
Samdrub also said more than 200 climbers are huddled together, which has led to one-two hour postponements of climbing times.
and enhance intellectual property right protection, Xi said. He called on
the governments to build a stable, fair and transparent business environment, and to he
lp private enterprises and small and medium-sized companies to address their difficulties in finance.
Governments in the central region should attract advanced manufacturing enterprises moved from the coastal reg
ion, take part in Belt and Road international cooperation, enhance the protection of the environment, create m
ore jobs for poverty reduction and make relevant policies to support the rise of the central region, Xi said.
hina will further open and reform its markets, as well as facilitate a predictable busin
ess environment to help companies improve their ability to respond to risks, said the Ministry of Commerce.
rom about 2 million in the 1950s to about 13 million, and their religious rights and practices are protected by the law.
Nor would it adopt a double standard and criticize China’s efforts to counter terrorism and extremism. Last year, tourists fr
om home and abroad paid more than 150 million trips to Xinjiang, thanks to the improved security situation in
the region. That Xinjiang has not witnessed any violent or terrorist incidents in recent years proves the effect
iveness of the joint efforts of the government and local people in maintaining regional peace and stability.
Xinjiang is undoubtedly in its best development stage in histo
ry. Facts speak louder than words, but still they cannot wake up persons pretending to be asleep.
The targeting of Hikvision is just par for the course for the curren
t US administration, which is obsessed with impeding China’s development.
a’s photovoltaic products. Export value to Vietnam rose 239 times to $739 million in the fi
rst quarter, taking up 16.8 percent of China’s total photovoltaic export value.
With the European Union ending its anti-dumping and anti-subsidy meas
ures, photovoltaic exports from China to Europe also saw large increase in Q1.
The country’s photovoltaic products export volume to the Netherlands and Spain increased 1,049.6 percent and 158.3 perc
ent, respectively, in the first quarter, said the report. It predicted that the emerging markets, such as Mexico, Aus
tralia, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates will further boost the export of China’s photovoltaic modules.
The export of China’s photovoltaic products to the United States dropped 28.9 pe
rcent to just 0.01 GW in the first quarter, the report said. The Section 201, Section 3
In addition, a thread on Weibo, China’s Twitter-like comments platfor
m, titled “eating alone” contains 226,000 posts and has garnered 290 million hits.
In 2017, WithEating Magazine, a Chinese foodie journal, started its Eati
ng Alone channel on Bilibili, a popular video-sharing website. To date, the channel, wh
ich has 52 episodes explaining how to prepare meals for one, has attracted more than 200 million hits.
In February, the magazine published a book of the same name, listing 65 recipes for dishes ranging fr
om desserts to foreign cuisine, such as roasted ribs, the Korean favorite bibimbap and seafood curry.
To many people’s surprise, it became a best-seller. “We didn’t expect the book to sell so we
ll. We didn’t print enough copies initially,” the magazine said on its Weibo account last month.
anks to an improved ecosystem, fish are returning to those waters.