Uber was the biggest of a group of Silicon Valley startu

ups that have spent years raising money in private rounds at record prices. Many of these com panies are now looking to follow with their own IPO. Some, like Uber and Lyft, are unprofitable. Workplace messaging company Slack Technologies Inc plans to hold an investor presentation on Monday in adv ance of its direct listing … Read moreUber was the biggest of a group of Silicon Valley startu

population, including psychological needs, so the servi

services will aim precisely at those most in need,” she said.Shan Jixiang, former director and curator of the Palace Muse um, has been hired as Palace Museum Research Institute chief, one month after his retirement. Wang Xudong, current director of the Palace Museum, on Wednesday handed the offer letter, dated May 6, to Shan. Xi … Read morepopulation, including psychological needs, so the servi

ves us hope that China could become a global movie pow

powerhouse in the future, even though Chinese filmmakers have to hone their skills and g ive life to attractive and meaningful stories on screen in order to compete with the world’s best. Filmmakers should focus more on publicity Li Guomin, adviser to China Film Association and Changchun Film Group Corporation That China has produced some … Read moreves us hope that China could become a global movie pow

Embrace exhibition through greener lifestyle at the

The Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition opened just two days before the May holiday, giving the public a close-up view of state-of-the-art gardens created by horticulturists from around the world. China hosted a similar exhibition in Kunming, Yunnan province, in 1 999. In the two decades since, the social and economic situations in China have unde … Read moreEmbrace exhibition through greener lifestyle at the

need to promote exchanges among civilizations and

 dialogues based on harmony in diversity and inclusiveness. We need to undertake the cultural responsibility of inter national communicators, and let exchanges of culture and among civilizations, as well as mutual learning, co nstantly serve as bridges for people’s friendship, the impetus of international cooperation and bond of world peace. Second, we should become builders … Read moreneed to promote exchanges among civilizations and

We should extract the essence of Chinese traditional cult

ulture, which has contemporary value and relevance to the modern world, and show it. In this way we can on the one hand tell the world how and why China is what it is, and on the other have Chinese and other civilizations create benefits for mankind. It is hoped that the Conference on Dialogue … Read moreWe should extract the essence of Chinese traditional cult

Chris Rowley, a visiting professor from Oxford Unive

rsity’s Kellogg College in England, called opening to more foreign investment a very important development. “Of course this will expose both inward investors and indigenous organiza tions to some stark differences in management and doing business between them, which in tu rn requires more globally effective leaders who are less ethnocentric and more culturally aware,” … Read moreChris Rowley, a visiting professor from Oxford Unive

China looks to strike a balance between meeting finan

ancing needs, sustainable development and debt sustainability, according to Finance Minister Liu Kun. “We will build a high-standard and high-quality financing system to s upport long-term and sustainable BRI investment while preventing debt risks,” Liu said. He suggested promoting financing cooperation for projects in third-party countries, equity investment and attracting more private funding. Enhancing debt … Read moreChina looks to strike a balance between meeting finan

The lawsuit accused Liu and JD on six counts of false im

prisonment, civil assault and battery, as well as sexual assault or batter y, seeking damages in excess of $50,000, according to a report from Reuters. The court filing said JD is “vicariously liable” for Liu’s behavior as his alleged actions happened while he was “seemingly” at work-related activities, and the assault and battery began in … Read moreThe lawsuit accused Liu and JD on six counts of false im

Yorobe said on-site studies have shown that the vari

ieties introduced to the Philippines through the Green Super Rice project are capable of thriving in harsh environments and maintaining steady yields. “After Typhoon Haiyan swept through Leyte Island in the central Phi lippines in November 2013, we found that the Green Super Rice variety was one of the few that w as still growing … Read moreYorobe said on-site studies have shown that the vari