Airlines Corp are in preliminary talks to seek compensation from Boe ing for the disruption from the 737 MAX stoppages. At present, the report has not yet been verified. According to a China Eastern representative previously quoted by The Paper, the issue has h ad a limited and controllable effect on the company, and it has had more of an impact on the whole indu stry.Wang Yuan, a popular youth icon, expressed regret and determination to behave himself on his social media acc ount after getting a warning from health authorities for smoking indoors on Tuesday. Photos revealed Wang, 18, was smoking at a BeijingRead More →

n emerging trend that will benefit animal protection work in the long run. The survey, released last week, found that more than 90 perce nt of Chinese travelers who had participated in an overseas wildlife tour said they would take into account whether their activities negatively affected the animals before making future tour decisions. “Wildlife-friendly travel plays a crucial role in the healthy growth of wildlife tourism. The research shows the responsibility that Chinese travelers would like to take, which is very enc ouraging,” said Zhao Zhonghua, chief representative of the World Animal Protection China office. The research was based on 2,206 questionnaires and jointlyRead More →

ago that small numbers of nationalists and far-right politicians won seats, signaling the challenges since faced by ruling parties acr oss the EU, said Cui Hongjian, director of the department for European studies at the China Institute of International Studies. Mainstream European political groups have tried hard to curb their rise and haven’t coped well with problems raised by the populist and far-right parties, Cui said. Clemens von Goetze, Germany’s ambassador to China, said at a news conference in Beijing on Saturday that he hopes mainstream political groups that support the integration of EU will win the elections. He said, mainstream groups in Germany areRead More →

rsday as mobile network operators prepare to switch on 5G network in parts of the United Kingdom, Xinhua reported. Also in Saturday’s call, Wang Yi urged the US to observe the one-China policy and the three joi nt communiques between the two countries, and handle Taiwan-related issues carefully and properly. The US House of Representatives passed a resolution reaffirmin g the US commitment to Taiwan and the Taiwan Assurance Act of 2019 earlier this month. Wang noted that China has expressed its firm opposition to the US recent negative remarks and actions related to Taiwan. galerialamanai.cnRead More →

enced the renminbi’s performance, said Wang Shengzu, co-head of Investment Strategy Group Asia Goldman Sachs. But the currency is unlikely to slip out of a reasonable range, assuming there is no big shock from the trade talks, Wang said. As a sound base for a stable renminbi, “the Chinese economy has shown sig ns of bouncing up, shown by the faster-than-expected growth of industrial output, ret ail sales, and credit in the first quarter, and this means that economic activity is improving with supportive pol icies”, said Wang.Liu Shiyu, China’s former top securities regulator, was under investigation for alleged violations of the law, according toRead More →

id the main reason behind this is the real estate market in some cities is at risk of going out of control, and the land market shows signs of overheating. China’s house prices continued to stabilize despite slight increa ses in April, according to the National Bureau of Statistics. Sixty-seven out of the 70 major Chi nese cities saw an increase in the number of newly built homes that were sold in April. On a month-on-month basis, new home prices in Dalian and Nanning rose 0.7 percent and 0.9 percent, re spectively. On a year-on-year basis, new house prices in these cities grew 13.2 percentRead More →

ament for the next five years. Each country gets certain seats based on proportional representation and chooses lawmakers based on its own rules. Tian Dewen, a researcher in European Studies at the Chines e Academy of Social Sciences, said that the coming elections are important barometers that reflect Eur opean people’s attitudes toward their own governments as well as EU integration. He is certain that nationalist and far-right parties will gain ground, but it is still possible that the mainstream groups, which a re mainly politically center-left and center-right, will be able to effectively control the parliament. “If the current rul ing parties lose manyRead 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 →

Shares of Luckin Coffee, a fast-growing rival to Starbucks in China, rose 20 percent in their US stock market debut Friday. The Chinese company, which opened its first store in Beijing less than two years ago, has 2,370 locations and plans to surpass the 3,700 stores Starbucks has in China by the end of the year. But unlike Starbucks, Luckin is losing money. It brought in $125 million in revenue last year, but spent much more th an that on coffee beans, store rent and other costs. Last year, it lost $475 million. Most of Luckin’s stores are small, have few seats and are usedRead More →

Sure, there are exceptions to this, but by and large human bein Museums provide culture and inspire learning in the youth and popu lation of a country, and lead to an increased sense of wonder and desire to explore. For purely selfish reasons, corporations and businessmen should strive to support museums and other cultural de stinations, in hopes that generations of future workers are more creative and able to do good work. gs tend to look up to things that are difficult or costly to access. A better option is to charge fees for regular visitors but provide free ticket s as prizes for high-achievingRead More →