In Forbes’s ranking, 309 of the world’s top 2,000 largest publ

 public companies are from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong. The United States has 575 companies, the most among the 61 countries and regions involved in the ranking. Japan is third-largest contributor, with 223 companies joining in the list. This year marks the 17th release of the Global 2000 ranking since it was first published … Read moreIn Forbes’s ranking, 309 of the world’s top 2,000 largest publ

A man giving his name as Million Zhao, who has nearly

 followers on Sina Weibo and works as a part-time commercial photogra pher, said that virtually all his female clients ask him to alter their pictures digitally to mak e them appear skinnier before they are posted online-even those who are already super-thin. The 30-year-old also engages in “fat talk” with his fri ends, and sometimes … Read moreA man giving his name as Million Zhao, who has nearly

Officials urged to create safe, stable societyand

Xi underlines building professional forces at key meeting on public security President Xi Jinping urged the nation’s public security forces to fulfill their responsibilities and missions in the new era to cr eate a safe and stable social environment that enables people to feel an even stronger sense of security. Xi, also general secretary of … Read moreOfficials urged to create safe, stable societyand

China has exercised great restraint and goodwill in

trying to maintain stable relations with the US,” he said. Li Haidong, a professor of US studies at China Foreign Affairs Universi ty, said Washington has pushed a hard line in relations with Beijing in recent years. “The Taiwan question is much more complicated and nonnegotiable,” Li said. “If the US side continues to misinterpret … Read moreChina has exercised great restraint and goodwill in

teps aimed at helping further develop countryside opt

hina will undertake key measures to further integrate the country’s rural and urban areas and encourage the transfer and free flow of people and resources throughout the nation. Measures include relaxing hukou (household registration) barri ers, reforming zoning regulations for rural and residential land, marketing collective land in rural areas for development purposes and increasing … Read moreteps aimed at helping further develop countryside opt

At least 41 dead in Russian passenger plane fire

Russia’s Investigative Committee says 41 people died in fiery airliner accident at Moscow airport. The Russian Superjet 100 was flying from Moscow to Murmansk when a fire broke out on board. Aeroflot Flight SU1492 ret urned to Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport, making a hard landing, news agency Interfax reported. “According to our data, more than 10 … Read moreAt least 41 dead in Russian passenger plane fire

We hope the exhibition, which lasts 162 days, will

l become a platform for people to experience natural beauty and t o better understand, and then materialize, Xi’s wonderful ecological ideas. When the sustainable developme ustin Irwin anad James Berry took turns to steer their boat o n Barkley Lake in western Kentucky, looking for Asian carp. It did not take them long to … Read moreWe hope the exhibition, which lasts 162 days, will

ent Xi Jinping speaks at the opening ceremony of the

hina will increase imports of goods and services on a larger scale. China will further lower its tariff rates. China not to adopt beggar-thy-neighbor currency devaluation China will continue to improve the exchange rate formation mechanism of its curren cy, the renminbi, and keep the exchange rate generally stable on a reasonable and balanced level. … Read moreent Xi Jinping speaks at the opening ceremony of the

We will rebuild this cathedral all together and it is un

tedly part of the French destiny and the project we will have for the coming years … a national subscription will be launched, and well beyon d our borders we will appeal to the greatest talent, and there are many who will come to contribute and rebuild,” Macron said. We will rebuild Notre Dame, because … Read moreWe will rebuild this cathedral all together and it is un

JD Logistics responds to criticism over courier pay cuts

JD Logistic, the logistics arm of the Beijing-based tech heavyweight JD .com, will cancel the basic salary for delivery staff , CEO and Chairman Liu Qiangdong said i n response to arguments on the company’s salary adjustments in an internal email sent on Monday. JD Logistics lost over 2.3 billion yuan ($342.9 million) in 2018, … Read moreJD Logistics responds to criticism over courier pay cuts