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The move followed a State Council decision in April to es

The move followed a State Council decision in April to es

tablish a policy framework for applying a fairly low RRR for small and medium- sized banks in a bid to lower financing costs for MSEs. Home prices in 70 major Chinese cities continued to stabilize despite slight increases in April, official data showed Thursday. New home prices in four first-tier…
Quotable quotes from business leaders at 3rd WIC

Quotable quotes from business leaders at 3rd WIC

Praising Tianjin's efforts and achievements in intelligent sc ience and technology, Liu Chuanzhi, board chairman of Legend Holdings Co Ltd, pred icted the city will make a qualitative leap in two to three years by combining intelligent technologies with manufacturing. Liu, also founder of Chinese computer giant Lenovo, said his…
Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang urged the US gover

Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang urged the US gover

 government on Tuesday to consider the costs it would bear through raising tariffs. He reiterated that China will never capitulate under any external pressure and hopes the US meets China halfway. The US has no need to "worry about" China's affairs, Geng said at a daily news conference. The country…
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He said those who are interested in doing business with

Chinese partners in countries involved the Belt and Road Initiative should work together to create a n ecosystem of a "one-stop shop", providing diversified services to share in China's prosperity along the Belt and Road. President Xi Jinping asked countries to create conditions for other civilizations to develop while keep…
Digital tech applications creating jobs for women, engineer

Digital tech applications creating jobs for women, engineer

merging jobs related to the digital economy have been and are expected to continue gro wing quickly in China as digital technology is applied in more fields, said a senior executive from LinkedIn. New media operators, front-end development engineers, algori thm engineers, user interface designers, and data analysts were the…
Disaster-proofing the world’s largest infrastructure ini

Disaster-proofing the world’s largest infrastructure ini

nitiative is a challenge, but achievable," she said, adding that at the heart of this challenge lies great potenti al for innovation and creativity, such as new disaster risk prediction and analysis, and disaster-resilient infrastructures. Huang Runqiu, vice-minister of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, said dis aster risk reduction…
The province has given 1.69 million registered poo

The province has given 1.69 million registered poo

 students stipends worth a total of 5.3 billion yuan ($777 million) since 2015, according to Guizhou's Education Department. While working out its strategy to impart knowledge to rural children, Guizh ou has also taken into consideration that many kids come to school hungry. According to Bao Benqi of the provincial…
countries work to tackle disastersrs ago during which the s

countries work to tackle disastersrs ago during which the s

Scientists from China and other countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative will work together to enhance scientific and technological coop eration in disaster prevention and mitigation, according to a joint declaration. The collaboration aims to make areas along the initiative safer, more sustainable a nd disaster-proof, according to…
Compadrazgo, a Spanish word that literally translates to

Compadrazgo, a Spanish word that literally translates to

co-fatherhood", is based on a kinship ritual that is formed after a child gets baptized into the Roman Catholic faith. For the predominantly Catholic and close-knit Philippine society, the go dfather (known as the padrino) is part of one's extended family and is expected to h elp and protect his…