chers in the academy managed to isolate an African swine fever virus at a farm hit by an African swine fever outbreak last year in Jiamusi, Heilongjiang province. Sub sequent research was conducted, including on the infectiousness and transmission of the virus. The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences will also focus efforts over the next few years on other areas to help fight African swine fever, including tech nologies that can quickly test for the virus and kill it with high efficiency, according to a plan released by the aca demy.China has published the most research papers on artificial intelligence around the world, while AIRead More →

ork in the poverty-stricken mountainous areas in Laifeng, a remote county in Hubei province. He dedicated his life to the p eople, holding posts ranging from community-level government official to deputy manager of a local bank. His political beliefs as a Party member supported him during the war period and in serving th e people in peacetime, with indifference to fame and wealth, Zhang told Xinhua News Agency. He said he has been fulfilling the oath that he had sworn when joining the Party, and that he doesn’t deserve special recognition for his a chievements, since what he did was negligible compared with those whoRead 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 →

d with their body shape are those who might be susceptible to obesity or other risks, studies indicate the vast majority of wo men who engage in “fat talk” can be ranked “average” and “healthy” when it comes to their weight. Zhang Ran, 28, a senior consultant in the Beijing office of multinational professio nal services company Ernst & Young, said she was a “fat talker” when she was a college student. “I felt comfortable when I discovered I was not the only one who was un happy about my body shape. But then I began to understand that it has nothing to do withRead More →

organ Stanley China, said this age group will be a main driver of the consumption upgrade in the next decade, with consum ption in third- and fourth-tier cities expected to reach 45 trillion yuan in 2030, compared with 15 trillion yuan in 2017. There were estimated to be about 112 million small-town youths in China last year, according to mobile internet industry consultancy iiMedia Research. Chen Ke, a senior partner with global consultancy Roland Berger, said that with lower housing prices in third- and fourth-tier c ities, small-town youths have sizable disposable income and are more willing to spend a larger proportion of th eirRead More →

 satellite in 2021, so the (Cambodian) government hoped that someone could learn something abo ut spacecraft. But there is no school in Cambodia that teaches such a thing. So here I am,” Chea said. China has signed an agreement with Cambodia to develop, make and launch the Southeastern Asian nation’s first sat ellite in the next few years. The satellite, Techo 1, will be used for communications. Moreno Pena, on the other hand, has 11 years’ experience at the Bolivarian Agency for Space Activities, Venezuela’s sp ace organization, as an electrical engineer and chief of the spacecraft operation unit. This is the second time heRead More →

reness regarding cancer treatment, diagnosis and drugs among Chinese people, and that the government also is investing more in healthcare infrastructure at the same time. “These factors might drive the cancer drug market and cancer treatment development positively in China in the future,” The upcoming May Day holiday is expected to see an av erage of 2.2 million inbound and outbound trips made by Chinese and foreign tourists per day, up 5.9 percent year on year, according to the National Immigration Administration (NIA) Friday. This year’s holiday, from May 1 to 4, is a day longer than previous years and suitable for outbound long-distance trips,Read More →

 followed by Baidu and ByteDance, according to the employment-oriented social networking platform LinkedIn. The ranking list is based on feedback from LinkedIn’s more than 40 million users in China, taking fo ur aspects into consideration — interest in the company, engagement with employees, job demands and employee retention. Qualified companies must have had at least 500 employees as of Feb 1, 2018, and demonst rate flat or positive employee growth over the following 12 months, based on LinkedIn’s data. Among the top 25 companies to work for in 2019, 15 of them are technology companies, as the results showed. Here is the top 10 listRead More →

The newly-approved Foreign Investment Law, the promotion of free t rade, further reform and opening up in China have benefited not only foreign investors, but provi ded a better business environment for all players in this country, said top executives of German pharmaceutical giant Merck during a media interview at the just-ended Boao Forum for Asia in Boao, South China’s Hainan province. As a pharmaceutical, chemical and life sciences conglomerate, it is always important for Merck Group to have clear and transparent pharmaceutical stru ctures, and the Foreign Investment Law gives the company more transparency and a much more reliable fram ework, especially on intellectualRead More →

  should maintain regular communication with its EU partners, seek mutual benefits and use innovative mechanisms to realize better cooperation.   Tian Dewen, deputy director general of the Institute of European Studies of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences   Sino-EU cooperation has great potential   As one of the world’s three largest economies and a strong driving force of multilateralism, the EU is an important cooperation partner of China in fields such as free trade, international issues and global governance.   Xi’s visit to the three EU member states shows a great potential for China-EU coope ration is still to be tapped. The EU’s wish to deepen cooperation with ChinaRead More →