reat to life and property. Tracking their path could help local authorities decide how to proceed with evacuations,” she said. In addition to real-time monitoring, the China Meteorological Administration set up the Emergency Suppor t Mechanism for international users of Fengyun satellites last April, which covers disaster prevention and mitigation. So far, 15 countries including Iran and Mongolia have registered as users of the mechanism. According to the administration, the mechanism can switch the on-duty satel lite to a quick-scan mode focusing on areas required by users when they are hit by disasters. “During disasters, Fengyun satellites can scan as often as every five orRead More →

Luckin raised $561 million in its initial public offering Friday by selling 33 million American depositary shares at $17 apiece. The ADS, which are trading on Nasdaq under the symbol “LK,” closed at $20.38 after rising as high as $25.96 earlier in the day. England – Chinese head coach Guan Jianmin said in Manchester on Friday that Bianca Walkden’s controversial victory over Olympic champion Zheng Shuyin at the World Taekwondo Championships is a big scandal in the sport’s history. “I cannot believe this could happen during the world championships,” said Guan, also President of the Chinese Taekwondo Federation. “This is the first time I haveRead More →

den was announced as the winner and Zheng refused to acknowledge the Briton’s victory before sensationally collapsing on the podium and leaving the competition area in tears. “I have been doing this sport for 16 years, but this is the first time I have realized that a taekwondo match could be played like this. Zheng, competing in her fifth world championships, said on hea ring the British national anthem playing, she felt too weak to stand on the podium. “I felt very guilty for not winning the gold for my coach, my teammates and my country. We h ave been working so hard for thisRead More →

access to some components and technologies. “We have been developing backup products for years in anticipat ion. … Such efforts can ensure the strategic safety of most of the company’s products an d a continuous supply of most products,” said HiSilicon President He Tingbo in an internal letter. Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said at a news conferen ce on Friday that the development and utilization of 5G depends on global cooperation, and inte rference by the US undermines the principle of fair competition and shows a lack of respect for other countries. HiSilicon, which was founded in 2004, has designed chipsets like Ki rin,Read More →

foreign company not only jeopardizes fairness and justice in world trade, it also poses a tangible threat to the security of 5G networks. As Huawei said in a statement, “If the US restricts Huawei, it will not make the US safer, nor will it make the US stronger. It will only force the US to use inferior and expensive alternative equipment.” Inferior equipment that might be exploited by criminals and terrorists. That the order is politically motivated rather than for security purposes can be seen from the fact that i t is merely the latest in a series of moves by Washington targeting Huawei-one ofRead More →

d an unfinished self-knitted sweater to a wedding dress and a tie with a lipstick mark, has in creased by threefold to more than 200. All the objects are left behind from breakups and donated by the public. People seem to find closure for a broken relationship by donating souvenir s from former lover, Kang Shidong, owner of the museum, told Shanxi’s news portal sxrb .com. He said a young man brought a bracelet and spent a whole afternoon writing a note, elaborating his love story. Besides closure, what surprises Kang is that some visitors fell in love after coming across each other at theRead More →

 because of multiple measures, including improved legislation, intensified law enforcement and more international coopera tion, according to the Report on the Latest Development in IPR Protection and Business Environment in China. Law enforcement authorities in China handled 215,000 cases involvin g counterfeit products last year, including 77,000 cases involving patent infr ingement, said Gan Lin, vice-minister of the State Administration for Market Regulation. Courts across China concluded nearly 320,000 IPR cases of various type s last year, an increase of 41.6 percent over the prev ious year. More than 5,600 criminal suspects involved in IPR infringement were arrested last year, Jin said. gzbbcn.comRead More →

 our country. We must encourage fair competition, and ensure that our measures to lower internet service charges are fully delivered as they are an impo rtant part of our efforts in improving people’s lives,” Premier Li said.Baisu Gulang, a 37-year-old horse hea d fiddle maker, makes a horse head fiddle in Qian Golos Mongolian autonomous county of Songyuan, Nort heast China’s Jilin province, May 15, 2019. Under his father’s influence, Baisu Gulang has an ardent love in making and playin g horse head fiddle, a traditional musical instrument favored by Mongolian ethnic group. He started lear ning to make horse head fiddle when he wasRead More →

 incomparable contributions to museums and culture worldwide will leave an indelible legacy. In 1983, he accepted the Pritzker Architecture Prize here at The Met, s aying: ‘Let us all be attentive to new ideas, to advancing means, to dawning needs, to impetuses of change so that we may ac hieve, beyond architectural originality, a harmony of spirit in the service of man,” read The Met’s official Twitter account. “For this Chinese-American growing up in the DC area, the East Win g of the National Gallery of Art was an extraordinarily special place. A mon ument ot beauty and to the possibilities of being an immigrant.Read More →

uld be to separate the government-owned assets from that of the companies and let the State-owned businesses run by thems elves, said experts close to the matter. This is particularly so for some public and infrastructure construction proj ects. But it also means that the local governments will not be undertaking the default risks. Experts said the minister‘s viewpoint is a signal that the authori ties are determined to solve the vexed debt issue with more details set to emerge later and star t a national campaign for preventing systemic financial risks, amid rising external trade challenges. Other measures could include selling part of theRead More →