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Govt should accelerate tax cuts to invigorate economy, pre

Govt should accelerate tax cuts to invigorate economy, pre

Premier Li Keqiang urged government departments to speed up the implement ation of tax reductions to invigorate the country's economy, amid rising uncertainties about growth on Friday. Li was speaking with entrepreneurs from the manufacturing, constructio n and service sectors at the Zhongnanhai leadership compound in Beijing. The businesspeople said…
According to a Palace Museum statement, Shan retired

According to a Palace Museum statement, Shan retired

April 8 and was succeeded by Wang, former director of the Dunhuang Academy. Shan is well known for his innovative changes to the Palace Museu m, such as the introduction of a light show during the Lantern Festival. By the end of 2018 over 80 percent of the Forbidden City…
Through 10 years of dedication to quality journalism and

Through 10 years of dedication to quality journalism and

 technological innovation, the app now is a market leader with over 20 million downloads.W ith eight propellers stirring in the air and the motor roaring, a flying vehicle successfully carried its inventor Zhao Deli, who was dressed in a black suit complete with a helmet, goggles and elbow and knee…
Efforts should be made to give people a more solid and

Efforts should be made to give people a more solid and

sustained sense of security, Xi said.Beijing blasts US Congress for Taiwan defense bill Xi called for reforms in public security work and said big data should be used as a major engine to promote innovation in the sector. More measures for higher-quality services should be implemented to give the public…
China has exercised great restraint and goodwill in

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…
Balancing growth with structural reformting perform

Balancing growth with structural reformting perform

After a disappointing performance in 2018, China's economy appears to be stabiliz ing. In the first quarter of 2019, GDP growth, at 6.4 percent year-on-year, matched that of the previous quarter. But grow th in industrial production exceeded expectations, expanding by 6.5 percent year-on-year (and by 8.5 percent in Mar…
The danger here lies in the fact that excessively low

The danger here lies in the fact that excessively low

growth targets, based on excessively low estimates of potential growth, lead to lower actual growth. Fo r an economy the size of China's, a difference of even 1 percentage point has a huge impact on welfare. Many economists would counter that a conservative growth target is useful-or even necessary-to create…
More nurses sought to treat elderly population

More nurses sought to treat elderly population

Health authorities will redouble their efforts to train nurses in eldercare as the proportion of older people in the popula tion expands and tens of millions of people struggle with disabilities, a senior health official said on Wednesday. Jiao Yahui, deputy chief of medical administration and supervision at the Nation…
The disabled, whether fully or partial, will be the priori

The disabled, whether fully or partial, will be the priori

ity in nursing services," Jiao said. "We will release a detailed standard for evaluating nursing services for the disab led elderly population, including psychological needs, so the services will aim precisely at those most in need," she said. Xi Huan, vice-president of Beijing Hospital, said major medical institutions need to…