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

French officials said the EU faced “blackmail” by hardli

ine pro-Brexit potential successors to May, such as Boris Johnson. They might try to sabotage decision-making, they said. However, Merkel has urged the bloc to do all it can to avoid such disruption. She said before leavin g Berlin that she favoured a delay of “several months” for May, who has pledged to quit if … Read moreFrench officials said the EU faced “blackmail” by hardli

He called on both countries to fully carry out consen

nsuses that have been reached to make new progr ess in their all-around partnership of friendship and cooperation. China is willing to import more high-value-added Belgian produ cts that cater to demand in the Chinese market, and Bel gium is welcome to participate in the second China International Import Expo this year, Li said. In … Read moreHe called on both countries to fully carry out consen

The water-delivering trains are a special service on the Hu

unbai Railway, a scenic line with diesel trains. They were launched to address the limited access to drin king water in the area, where the underground water is undrinkable due to complex mineral components. “Water coming out of the wells used to render us with Kaschin-beck disease, and we treated ev ery drop of (safe) … Read moreThe water-delivering trains are a special service on the Hu

Guns, tanks are modified to fight forest firesguishing guns h

Fire departments across China are on high alert each spring, when forests are prone to erupt in flames. At least eight forest fires have occurred since the start of this year, with the deadliest killing 30 people who were fighting it. In an attempt to improve the efficiency of firefighting operations and reduce safety risks, … Read moreGuns, tanks are modified to fight forest firesguishing guns h