At the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Colombian President Ivan Duque Marq
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President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the 7th Kubuqi International Desert F
orum, which opened Saturday in the city of Ordos in North China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region. 上海419论坛
Xi called for concerted efforts from the international community to en
上海419论坛女神会所hance international cooperation on combating desertification, promote global en
vironmental governance, and ensure full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
China has placed great emphasis on building an ecological civilization and ma
de great headway in the prevention and control of desertification, Xi said in the letter. 上海419论坛女神会所
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Wednesday that he’s resigning, eff
ective Aug 2, amid public anger over obscenity-laced online chats involving him and his aides.
上海419论坛Rossello, 40, is the first governor to resign in the modern history of Puerto Ric
o, a territory with 3.2 million US citizens that is still recovering from a catastrophic hurricane two years ago.
Protests broke out in Puerto Rico earlier this month after the leak of hundreds of pages of text ch女神会所ats on a messaging app in wh 上海419论坛
ich Rossello and other male administration members made vulgar, sexist and inappropriate comments.
Duque’s visit will be the most important bilateral exchange between China and Colo
上海419论坛女神会所mbia this year. It also is the first meeting between the two heads of state after Duque took office.
Xi will hold a welcoming ceremony and a banquet for Duque, hold talks with Du
que, and jointly attend the signing ceremony for the cooperation documents. 上海419论坛女神会所
The two countries are negotiating to sign a number of cooperation agreements in the fiel
ds of education, justice, agriculture, agricultural imports, e-commerce and finance.
Tao said “it is not difficult to do good deed. What’s challenging is to k
上海夜生活eep doing them and encourage people around you to participate in these activities.” He hopes
that Wuhan Asia Heart Hospital’s efforts will help cure more patients and make their dreams come true.上海夜生活
Medical programs organized by Wuhan Asia Heart Hospital have provided heart operations
for 40,000 children and teenagers from a number of regions including Guizhou province, Ningxia Hui autono
上海夜生活女神会所mous region and Tibet autonomous region since its establishment. A total of over 9,600 junior con
genital heart disease patients who come from impoverished families have benefitted from free heart surgeries.
By the end of 2019, the hospital aims to see its 10,000th patient, whose life will be greatly improved by the heart surgery.
上海夜生活hina moved up three places to 14th among the world’s most innovative countries this y
ear, according to a report by the World Intellectual Property Organization on Wednesday.
The Global Innovation Index (GII) 2019 ranked 129 economies based on 80 indicators, including traditional mea上海夜生活女神会所
surements such as research and development investments, international patent and trademark applications, as w
上海夜生活ell as newer indicators like mobile phone app creation and high-tech exports.
China remained in first place in quality of innovation among middle-income economies for t
he seventh consecutive year, according to the report, and achieved the top spot in patents, utility mode上海夜生活女神会所
ls, trademarks and industrial designs by origin, as well as high-technology and creative goods exports. The co
上海夜生活untry also ranked second only to the US in 18 of the top 100 science and technology clusters.
This year’s report named Switzerland as the world’s most innovative country, follow
ed by Sweden, the United States of America, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.上海夜生活女神会所
The US, China and Germany had the most leading science and technology clusters, the repo
rt noted, while Shenzhen-Hong Kong and Beijing were among the global top five clusters.上海夜生活
Over the past 40 years, China has built “a first-class intellectual property system and infrast
上海夜生活女神会所ructure with repeated messages from the leadership of the importance of in
tellectual property”, said the WIPO Director-General Francis Gurry in a previous China Daily report.
to play a part in work-study and entrepreneurship programs, according to the document. Campus bookstores can offer w
ork-study jobs to students. It also encourages university graduates to run such bookstores as a startup business.上海后花园
A male foreign teacher suspected of molesting a young girl in a kindergarten in Janua
上海后花园女神会所ry in Qingdao, Shandong province has been arrested, according to the local procuratorate.
The district procuratorate of Shinan in Qingdao approved the arrest of the teacher after the local public security dep
artment conducted an investigation, according to a report from CCTV on Friday.上海后花园
Monitoring video showed the teacher entering a classroom and putting his hands into the girl’s quilt during naptime for ab
上海后花园女神会所out one minute as the Chinese caretaker left for the bathroom at 2 pm on Jan 25, according to an an
nouncement by the Beijing RYB Qingdao Vanke City Kindergarten on Thursday.
The kindergarten only gave the foreign teacher’s first name — Daniel, from the Republic of Columbia, born in 1984. Pol
上海后花园女神会所ice detained Daniel on Jan 29, immediately after the kindergarten and the girl’s parents reported the case.
The announcement said the girl was found to have no injury af
上海后花园ter a comprehensive medical check and returned to regular school attendance.
Experts from Wuhan Asia Heart Hospital in Central China’s Hubei province have trav
elled thousands of kilometers across the nation to conduct examinations on children w上海后花园女神会所
ith congenital heart diseases and carry out surgeries free of charge, Chutian Metropolis Daily reported.
Ever since the hospital was founded in 1999, the team of medical experts led by Tao Liang, head of the hospital’s cardiotho
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and remote mountainous areas. In the past eight years, they have visited Tibet auto上海后花园女神会所
nomous region five times, bringing professional medical assistance to local residents.
tions to a source of inspiration just like a person. When users type a word, Xiaoice could draw vastly diverging pictures in response to that word.
上海千花坊”We don’t know what surprises Xiaoice will bring us, and the unpredictability is the charm that attracts us,” Xu said.
This is not the first time that Xiaoice has created something. Started
as a chatting robot in 2014, Xiaoice has already been “talking” with more than 100 million上海千花坊女神会所
users, published two collections of poetry and released and composed dozens of songs.
上海千花坊All these endeavors have helped accumulate more than 5 million followers on a Ch
inese micro blog, as Microsoft continues to experiment with how AI can use emotional intelligence to se
rve as a companion for people and how AI can be used to imbue machines with “creativity”.上海千花坊
Elsewhere in the world, researchers and industry participants are
also experimenting with AI. In 2017, US singer Taryn Southern unveiled Breaking F
上海千花坊ree, a song composed and produced by an AI system developed by US startup Amper Music.
Last year, an AI-generated painting of Edmond Belamy became the firs
t of its kind to be auctioned at Christie’s. The artwork, created by computer algorithms de上海千花坊女神会所
上海千花坊veloped by French AI company Obvious, was sold for more than $430,000.
Just like Xiaoice’s paintings, such AI-generated work is based on
machine-learning models of artificial neural networks that resemble the human brain and ne上海千花坊
rvous system, which can study input materials and produce output in their own right.
上海千花坊女神会所When it comes to AI painting, a neural network that goes by the acronym GAN plays a ke
y role. GAN, which stands for generative adversarial network, creates the image pixel
by pixel. Like any other artist or designer, it produces both broad strokes and fine details in layers.上海千花坊女神会所
But as pioneering AI-generated works appear around the world, the tech companies and art critics are also addressing the fundamental question of
上海千花坊whether the images, poems or songs produced by their networks can be called art at all.
Qiu Zhijie, an artist and professor at China’s Central Academy of Fine Arts, said the answ
er depends on how originality in art is defined when machines are involved in creation.上海千花坊女神会所
“When nobody can tell the difference between paintings genera
ted by AI and those of humans, then we can regard AI’s work as original,” Qiu said.上海千花坊
Apparently, Xiaoice has already passed the test. In May, works produced by the drawing bot under the name Xiao Yubing were
上海千花坊女神会所submitted to the exhibition of postgraduates’ work at China’s Central Academy of Fine Arts. When Xiao Yubing
‘s paintings were presented beside those of humans, nobody realized they were generated by AI.
City has ‘good conditions’ for hosting negotiations, ministry spokesman says
上海419Top negotiators from China and the United States will meet in Shan
ghai on Tuesday and Wednesday for the first time since President Xi Jinping and his US coun
terpart Donald Trump agreed in June to resume economic and trade consultations. 上海419女神会所
Analysts said that holding the 12th round of talks in Shanghai, the c
上海419ountry’s financial hub, will help the US have a more direct understanding of China — a nation
that is determined to further open up. Previously, the trade talks in China took place in Beijing.
Ministry of Commerce spokesman Gao Feng said that holding the negotiations in different plac 上海419女神会所
es is not unusual. “Shanghai has good conditions for conducting consultations,” Gao said. 上海419
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上海419女神会所countries at the G20 Summit in Japan last month, Gao said at a regular news conference.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Tr
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th Vice-Premier Liu He to continue negotiations aimed at improving the bilateral trade re
lationship, the White House said in a statement on Wednesday. 上海419女神会所
Ni Yueju, a researcher at the Institute of World Econo
mics and Politics at the Chinese Academy of Soc
上海419ial Sciences, said Shanghai remains at the forefront of the country’s opening-up.
“The choice to hold the next round of trade talks in Shanghai demonstrates Chi
na’s determination to further open up the economy,” Ni said, adding that the cou 上海419女神会所
ntry’s first free trade zone was located in the municipality.
“The planned negotiations will mainly cover issues th
上海419at have not yet been resolved, for example, whether the US will lift tariffs o
n Chinese products and remove Chinese companies from a blacklist,” Ni said.
The US placed several Chinese companies, like t 上海419女神会所
elecommunications giant Huawei Technologies, on an Entity List tha
t prevents them from buying from US companies without Washington’s approval.
上海419″In the upcoming talks, the two sides may also discuss whe
ther China will resume its purchase of US agricultural products,” Ni said. 上海419女神会所
If both sides can negotiate on the basis of sincerity and equality, they may achi
eve some breakthroughs in addressing the aforementioned issues, Ni added.
echelons of Liangzhu society,” Liu says. “That is to say only nobles, who were also religious chiefs, had th
上海夜生活e right to own cong. So, these items may have been used by the tomb occupants during their lifetime.
“Perhaps they once wore cong like people wear Christian crosses or Buddhist beads today,” he adds.上海夜生活
However, the biggest cong ever found, a 6.5-kg article commonly referred to as the “king of cong” due to its size, is probab
上海夜生活品茶微信ly too heavy to be worn. This highlight of the ongoing exhibition was unearthed by Liu in 1986 in Fanshan cem
etery among the ruins of Liangzhu. More than 1,000 jade articles were found in the cemetery.
Gao explains that while previous exhibitions of Liangzhu jade mainly focused上海夜生活
on the most important items, the intention of this show is to present a panorama.
“We selected whole sets of jade found in cemeteries and put them on display at the same time,” h
上海夜生活品茶微信e says. “That way, people can gain a more complete view of the ritual systems back then.”
Axe-shaped artifacts called yue-common symbols of power-were found in Liangzhu. Whe
n the “king of yue”, the largest item of its kind is put on display, it attracts a great deal of attention not jus
t due to its size, but for its solemn character. A tiny relief of a Liangzhu motif on on上海夜生活品茶微信
e corner of the axe looks like the earliest example of a “logo” marked on a Chinese product.
上海夜生活In the graves of female nobles, disc-shaped jades called bi ar
e commonly praised for their elegance. Threads of tubular jade pieces,
beads and bracelets at the exhibition also show the splendor and intricacy of the jewelry at the time.上海夜生活
“This uniform ceremonial system using jade shows a united belief and strong cohesion i
上海夜生活品茶微信n society,” Liu says. “Compared with previous times, jade from the Liangzhu period had made a hug
e leap in terms of number, size and quality. This boom accompanied the rise in kingship.”
energy vehicle sector this year. On its official website, the company said it “has completed the overall arrangement for the wh
上海后花园ole industry chain of new energy vehicles and striven to become the largest and strongest new energy vehicle group corp
oration worldwide in 3-5 years, contributing to China’s transformation from an automaker to an auto power”.
On Jan 15, Evergrande Health purchased a 51 percent shareholding in Sweden-headquar上海后花园
tered NEVS, a global electric vehicle company focused on intelligent automobiles, for $930 million.
上海后花园Then on Jan 24, the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary Evergrande New Energy Power Technology (Shenzhen) Co acqu
ired 58.07 percent equity interest of Shanghai CENAT New Energy Co Ltd for more than 1 billion yuan. Shanghai CENAT N
ew Energy is one of the leading enterprises in the industry focusing on ternary pouch type power battery.上海后花园女神会所
Five days later, Evergrande Health announced that it had also taken a 150 million euro stake in Koenigsegg and joine
d hands with the world-leading luxury car manufacturer to found a joint venture company. The joint venture will be de
voted to research, development and production of the world’s top-level new energy vehicles.上海后花园
On March 15, Evergrande Health purchased 70 percent stakes in TeT Drive Technology Co Ltd for 500 million yuan. TeT wh
olly-owns e-Traction, a Dutch company with advanced in-wheel motor technology for commercial vehicles.
上海后花园女神会所On May 30, it announced its subsidiary NEVS has acquired UK company Protean Holdings Co
rp by effecting a merger of Protean with and into Virtue Surge Ltd, a subsidiary of NEVS. Protean’s in-wheel motor t上海后花园
echnology for passenger cars has been applied in auto companies such as Mercedes-Benz and Ford.
上海后花园女神会所Evergrande Health has not disclosed the amount of money spent on its last two acquisitions, but its discl
osed investment in the automobile industry has so far reached 28.4 billion yuan, according to a report by Paper.cn.
The 24-year-old Zi Wei is one of the first deaf livestreaming hosts o上海后花园
n Alibaba’s e-commerce platform Taobao, China’s biggest for online shopping.
Because of a bad cold, Zi Wei lost her hearing when she was 3 years old. Several months ago, she came to H上海后花园
angzhou, the largest livestreaming base in the country, and became a deaf livestreaming host.
上海后花园女神会所Zi Wei’s livestreaming begins at 3 pm. She usually tries out about 6
0 different types of clothes during the six-hour livestream, introduces clothing with sign lang
uage, and tells hearing-impaired customers how to buy the products. Now, Zi Wei上海后花园
has more than 300 followers, and can sell over a dozen different items of clothing every day.
上海后花园China has nearly 30 million hearing-impaired people who face some inconvenie
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these people, and raise awareness and understanding of deaf and hearing-impaired individuals.
They defaced the national emblem mounted at the entrance of the office and painted offensive graffiti on the office’s exterior.
上海乌托邦Lam said the vandalism is in blatant defiance of the nation’s sovereignty and an open chal
lenge to the “one country, two systems” principle. It has caused great harm to the SAR, which is governed u上海乌托邦
nder the principle, and it hurt the sentiments of people in Hong Kong and on the Chinese mainland.
Lam also strongly denounced the “astonishing and outrageous” attacks
上海乌托邦in Yuen Long in the New Territories. Late on Sunday night, attackers in white shir
ts, some wearing masks, assaulted bystanders and commuters at the Yuen Long subway station with bamboo sticks an
d metal poles. They said they were targeting radical protesters who have disrupted local order.上海乌托邦品茶微信
The attackers completely disregarded law and order as they indiscriminately assaulted innocent people, she said, addin
g that what they did was appalling and totally unacceptable. She requested that the police chief conduct an extensive a
上海乌托邦nd in-depth investigation into the incidents and punish those who violated the law.
The SAR government has zero tolerance for any kind of violence at any time, anywhere and toward anyone.
Commissioner of Police Lo Wai-chung pledged that the police investigation will begin imm上海乌托邦品茶微信
ediately, and the force will pursue offenders at all costs in order to bring them to justice.
He also dismissed allegations that the police force acted leniently when facing the violent上海乌托邦
attackers at the Yuen Long subway station. The police force is against any kind of violence, Lo stressed.
Wang Zhimin, director of the Liaison Office, made the “stron
gest condemnation” of the vandalizing of the office on Sunday night.
Saying that Hong Kong has seen a series of radical protests that exceeded the bo
undaries of peaceful demonstration, Wang said these acts have challenged the city’s rul
e of law and seriously undermined the fundamental interests of Hong Kong residents.上海乌托邦品茶微信
He said he believed the Hong Kong government and its law-enfo
rcement bodies will punish those responsible according to the law.
The ranking is part of the report based on a survey of 303,000 graduates from 30 provincial-level regions initiated six mon
ths after they left school. The figure includes 152,000 undergraduates and 151,000 graduates of higher vocational colle 上海夜生活品茶微信
ges. MyCOS, an education consulting and research institute in Beijing, released the report.
上海夜生活The ranking showed high salaries often go to graduates from majors related to the informat
ion industry, such as network engineering, information engineering and computer science and technolog
y, as the rapid development in the sector and upgrading of traditional industries has led to more demand for talent. 上海夜生活
Now let’s look at which majors are on the top 10 list.
Mack Horton refused to stand on the podium next to Sun Yang after the latter won a record fourth straight 400m freesty 上海夜生活
le title at the FINA World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, on Sunday.
上海夜生活品茶微信Sun led all the way to win in 3:42.44 for his fourth consecutive 400m triumph and his 10th individual gold medal at the FI
NA World Championships. Australia’s Mack Horton took silver in 3:43.17 and Gabrile Detti of Italy finished third in 3:43.23.
Discussing Horton’s refusal to stand on the podium next to him, Sun said 上海夜生活
: “Not everyone likes me. I don’t care about it. It is also OK if you don’t respect me perso 上海夜生活
nally, but during the victory ceremony, which is the most important event, we all represent our countries, you shoul
上海夜生活d stand on the podium, and show your respect to my country China and your country Australia and to the audience.”
In 2016, Horton upset Sun to win men’s 400m freestyle gold at the Rio Olympics. Horton clocked 3 上海夜生活品茶微信
minutes 41.55 seconds, eclipsing Sun by just 13 hundredths of a second at the Olympic Aquatics stadium.
The Australian swimmer previously dubbed his Chinese rival a dop 上海夜生活
e cheat. Sun served a three-month ban in 2014 after testing positive to a banned subst
ance. He said he unwittingly took the drug as part of treatment for a chronic heart problem. 上海夜生活品茶微信
In 2017, Sun took a sweet revenge by clocking 3 minutes 41.38 seconds, finish
ing 2.47 sec ahead of second-place Horton at the World Aquatics Championships.
上海夜生活品茶微信Sun is now tied second with Ryan Lochte of the United States with 10 individual gold medals in th
e Worlds. The USA’s Michael Phelps still leads the table with 15 golds from individual events.
Sun will also compete in the 200m and 800m and relay events in Gwangju.
Lu Kang, after serving as chief of the Foreign Ministry’s Information Department and as a
上海千花坊品茶微信ministry spokesman since 2015, took the office of director-general of the ministry’s Department of N
orth American and Oceanian Affairs, according to the ministry’s updated website.
The ministry department Lu now serves handles affairs related to North American and O上海千花坊品茶微信
上海千花坊ceanian countries and regions, including the United States, Canada and Australia.
Lu undertook his new role at a time the relationship between Beijing
and Washington has been strained by economic and trade tensions.上海千花坊
The region’s affairs, particular those involving the US, are not ne
上海千花坊品茶微信w to Lu, as he worked as a deputy head of the regional department in 2010-2012.
His knowledge and work background with the US were further enhanced when
he was a minister at the Chinese Embassy in the United States from 2012-2015 – the last s上海千花坊
top before he led the information department and spoke to media on a regular basis in 2015.
上海千花坊品茶微信Born in 1968 in East China’s Jiangsu province, Lu started his diplomatic career with the first few of his posts, all part
of the Foreign Ministry’s agencies focused on international organizations and conferences.
He served as an attaché, then a third Secretaryat China’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations from 1996-1999.上海千花坊
Lu started serving the ministry’s Department of Arms Control and Disarmame
nt in 2001 before taking the role of counselor at the Chinese Embassy in Ireland in 2006-2008.上海千花坊品茶微信
The diplomat obtained a master’s degree in public policy after his study at the National University of Singapore in 2000-2001.