Mainstream will prevail in EU electionsballoon depicting the

Mainstream political groups will continue to dominate in elections to the European Parli ament this week but probably will lose some seats to nationalist and far-right parties, analysts predict. “There is no fear for the solidity of the EU-decision-making system”, said Sven Biscop, director of the Euro pe in the World Program at the Egmont-Royal … Read moreMainstream will prevail in EU electionsballoon depicting the

Top regulator says economy set for growthand

Transformation of traditional industries speeding up, riding wave of high tech The Chinese economy is poised for more vigorous growth after gathering new strength through upgrad es in traditional industries and accelerating the growth of high-tech industries and emerging sectors. The country will further expand market access with a nationally unified, annually released and timely … Read moreTop regulator says economy set for growthand

In particular, we need to strengthen international coop

peration in AI governance including laws and regulations, ethical norms and international rules,” Wang said. The State Council issued a plan in 2017 that set benchmarks for China’s AI sector, with the value of core AI indu stries predicted to exceed 1 trillion yuan ($145 billion) and make the country the global leader of AI … Read moreIn particular, we need to strengthen international coop

hina promises to counter US tariffsay urged tes to c

China’s Ministry of Commerce on Thursday urged the United States to correct its use of tariffs, and vo wed to take necessary countermeasures if the US’ new tariff plan targeting $300 billion in Chinese imports takes effect. The US government’s bullying behavior and maximum pressure regime on China violate mu ltilateral trade rules, ministry spokesman … Read morehina promises to counter US tariffsay urged tes to c

Reducing poverty must begin with reducing ignorance. Ther

refore, giving rural children a good education is an important task in poverty relief, and also a crucial means to stop poverty from being passed on between generations,” he said. “The poor regions are the bottleneck in building a moderately prosperous society by 2020,” Xi wrote. While talking with students and teachers at a primary … Read moreReducing poverty must begin with reducing ignorance. Ther

hina deeply disappointed by US tariff planpointm

hina voiced deep disappointment late on Wednesday about Washington’s plan to raise tariffs on Chinese imports on Fr iday, saying that it will take necessary counter-measures if the US tariffs increase takes effect. The planned tariffs increase on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25 percent was filed by the Office … Read morehina deeply disappointed by US tariff planpointm

The volunteer team, having stayed in Lunar Palace

an environmentally contained research facility where occupants simulated l ong-duration self-contained missions with no outside inputs for 200 days — broke the previous record of 180 days set by researchers in Russia. The team recently won a China May Fourth Medal. “President Xi has called upon young people to overcome hardships, and that is what … Read moreThe volunteer team, having stayed in Lunar Palace

Investment high on Sino-Swiss agendalcoming cerem

China and Switzerland should make joint building of the Belt and Road into a new highlight of bilateral cooperation and firm ly safeguard economic globalization and trade liberalization, President Xi Jinping said on Monday. Xi spoke during a meeting with Swiss Confederation President U eli Maurer, who is to conclude his eight-day state visit to … Read moreInvestment high on Sino-Swiss agendalcoming cerem