There are signs that the central government will not cha

ange its resolution to control house prices, Zhang said, adding that in the future the real estate market will continue to crack down on speculation. On May 11, Suzhou tightened housing policies further, China Daily ea rlier reported. The down payment ratio for a family’s first home purchase has been rais ed from 20 percent … Read moreThere are signs that the central government will not cha

Roads and buildings were illuminated Tuesday evening befor

I hope all Asian countries will respect and trust each other, co-exist in harmony, expand cross-border, cross-time-and-space as well as cross-civ ilization exchanges, and jointly maintain the peaceful time that is more valuable than gold. Asian people expect Asia of common prosperity I hope all Asian countries will jointly promote economic globalization that is open, … Read moreRoads and buildings were illuminated Tuesday evening befor

Trade agreements can affect the types of goods being

traded and they can redirect trade toward one country, away from others. They cannot directly affect any country’s worldwide current account balance. A count ry that saves less than it invests will have to borrow foreign funds to import foreign goods to make up that difference. There are two ways to reduce the US trade … Read moreTrade agreements can affect the types of goods being

Winter Games: 1,000 days to gontdown activity unfolds in Be

With 1,000 days to go before the 2022 Winter Olympics, pr eparations are well underway for a successful and sustainable event. Built for the 2008 Summer Games, Olympic Park in Beijing’s north ern downtown area entered the spotlight again on Friday as the country began its cou ntdown. The 2022 Winter Olympics, will be held … Read moreWinter Games: 1,000 days to gontdown activity unfolds in Be

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

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

Other commonly used disaggregated growth meas

ures are consistent with the top-line measured GDP growth number. For example, production and supply of electricity, thermal power, gas and water increased by 7.1 percent in the quarter. Pl us, value-added index of transport, storage and post increased by 7.3 percent. A closer look at the highest growth sectors shows that the economy is … Read moreOther commonly used disaggregated growth meas

investment in environment-friendly urban mas

 transit. According to NBS preliminary estimates, the share of consumption of clean energy such as natural gas, hydropo wer, nuclear power and wind power in total energy consumption in the first quarter was 1.5 percentage points hi gher than that of the same period last year. Energy consumption per unit of GDP went down by … Read moreinvestment in environment-friendly urban mas

Before the drug was available on the Chinese mai

nland, there was little effective therapy for the disease, and patients depended mainly on treat ment such as respiratory and nutrition supports, said Xiong Hui, Beijing Medical Association rare disease c ommittee member and Peking University First Hospital deputy director of pediatrics. Spinraza debuted on the Chinese mainland having been fast-tracked through the marke t … Read moreBefore the drug was available on the Chinese mai

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