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ing the expansion of donor banks and intensified international exchanges crucial, the official said.
Senior IMF official: Stimulus could be used to boost domestic consumption亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所
China could use more fiscal stimulus and allow for greater foreign e
xchange flexibility to minimize the negative impact on its economy if trade tension w亚博体育足彩app千花坊
ith the United States further escalates, the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday.
“The government has room to mitigate the shocks from external uncertainties and trade tensions by using fiscal policy,” Alfr
亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所ed Schipke, the IMF’s senior resident representative for China, said at a media briefing in Beijing.
“The demand for hematopoietic stem cells from overseas has been increasing, and we need to work harder t
o accelerate the expansion of the donor bank to better meet the demand from patients across the globe,” she said.
Transplanting hematopoietic stem cells is an effective treatment for ma亚博体育足彩app千花坊
ny serious blood diseases, such as leukemia and anemia, and some cancers.
In the past few years, government authorities, including the General Adm
inistration of Customs, have streamlined inspection and approval procedu亚博体育足彩app千花坊
res, helping the cells get transplanted in a timely manner, according to the donor bank.
Transport authorities, including airlines such as Air China, and railw
ay authorities have also increased support to ensure timely transport of cells, it said.亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所
“We will intensify international cooperation in hematopoietic stem cell do
nation and transplantation, especially with countries and regions involved in the B亚博体育足彩app千花坊
elt and Road Initiative,” the official said. “China boasts internationally advanced technologies in the transp
lantation of hematopoietic stem cells, which we hope can also benefit other countries.”
In addition, the China Marrow Donor Program is considering helping other countries, such as th亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所
ose in Southeast Asia, to build their own national marrow banks and operate them.
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d officials, company executives and experts on the sidelines of the robotics gathering.
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reading from the industrial sector to healthcare, home services, education and other areas.”
The trend comes as China, the world’s largest market for industrial rob
亚博体育足彩app419ots for six consecutive years, sees increasing demand for service robots.
The market size of the country’s robotics sector is expected to hit $8.68 billion this year, accounting for about 30 percent of th
e global robotics market, the Chinese Institute of Electronics forecast in a report. Tha亚博体育足彩app419
t figure would mark an average annual growth rate of 20.9 percent from 2014 to 2019.
Specifically, the market for service robots will be valued at $2.2 billion this year and boasts huge growth potential in coming ye
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Qi Ou, founder of ForwardX, a company founded in 2016 that has developed a smart suitcase custom-built to follow its o
wner, said the increasing integration of AI and robotics makes robots smarter, and mo亚博体育足彩app419
re efforts are being made to leverage technological progress to enhance people’s lives.
According to Qi, the company’s suitcase, called Ovis, has bee亚博体育足彩app419品茶微信
n implanted with a pair of “eyes” and a “brain” that allow the suitcase to fol
low and predict the path of its owner while avoiding obstacles. It is designed for busy trav
elers who seek a hands-free and stylish travel companion that can make traveling a breeze.
p up reform efforts and spur market vitality, aiming for a steady
and healthy long-term development of the capital markets, according to the spokesperson.亚博体育足彩app乌托邦
The regulatory commission set up a leadership team for co
亚博体育足彩app乌托邦mprehensively deepening capital market reforms in March and has held m
ore than 10 meetings to discuss measures for 11 major aspects of reform.
China’s efforts to embrace an era of innovation-led growth h
ave prompted global companies to become more flexible and adept with the亚博体育足彩app乌托邦
ir new business requirements and approach to remain competitive in the country.
亚博体育足彩app乌托邦Indications are that such a shift is already happening as mult
inational companies are no longer focusing on just sourcing top professional talent from ou
tside, but also deploying more resources to enhance the skills of their employees t
hrough multi-job training, overseas mobility, talent cultivation and incentive programs.亚博体育足彩app乌托邦
With China’s economy changing from high-speed gro
wth to high-quality development, Schneider Electric China has
started to enhance digital innovation and created new momentum for the company’s
development, said Zhang Yanyan, senior vice-president for human resources at the company.
“As the business transforms, we have developed new initiatives at the strategic level of huma
n resources by establishing a comprehensive digital talent strategy,” she said, adding it inc
ludes mechanisms such as digital branding, digital talent attraction, customized digital
learning, innovative incentive schemes and retention programs for digital talent.
To support all of that, the human resources management team of Schneider Electric has a
pplied its own digital transformation in performance management, career develo
pment, incentive measures, employee engagement feedback and o
ther processes in China, as well as building a large-size database for people analytics.
All of these initiatives are well organized based on a mature three-pilla
With China witnessing consumption upgrade and industrial upgrade, foreign investment in high-tech industries rose 43 perc
ent year-on-year in the first half of this year, accounting for more than 29 percent of the亚博体育足彩app千花坊品茶微信
total FDI. The high-tech services sector received 97.4 billion yuan in FDI, up more than 63 percent.
亚博体育足彩app千花坊Zhang Zhiqiang, managing director of ABB China, said the company expanded its production base in Xiamen, Fujian provin
ce, and built a $150 million robotics factory under the theme of robots make robots in Shanghai. ABB is now亚博体育足彩app千花坊
investing more in software applications, artificial intelligence, human r
esources and in building partnerships with both Chinese and global companies across the country, he said.
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, robotics and clean energy, which are at the forefront of the world. This is certainly an opportunity for us, but a
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d to figure out how we can keep up or get ahead in this competitive environment.”
Zhang said the Swiss company will deploy more resources and s
亚博体育足彩app千花坊oftware engineers in both industrial and service robot development and production in Chi
na as rapid industrial growth and frenetic urbanization have prompted labor-intensive industries to find new w
ays of coping with increased demand, especially in automotive and mining sectors.亚博体育足彩app千花坊品茶微信
Eager to seize more share in China’s new energy vehicle market, California-b
ased Tesla Inc is expected to establish a $7.3 billion manufacturing facility in Shang
亚博体育足彩app千花坊hai, its first such plant outside the US. The Shanghai plant will start operations by the end of this year. It is als
o the first global automaker to benefit from China’s revised policy announced in April 201
8, allowing foreign carmakers to set up wholly-owned subsidiaries in China.Another f亚博体育足彩app千花坊品茶微信
actor boosting MNCs’ confidence in China is the establishment of more intellectual pro
perty rights courts at both central and provincial levels since the beginning of thi
s year. Experts have hailed this move as a notable step to protect IP rights.
support for holiday and night economy. Enterprises and their employees are encouraged to flexibly arrange their paid annua
l leave to avoid peak times. By 2022, more than 200 national nighttime consumption areas will be established.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
Related departments should support the development of cruise and
亚博体育足彩app419论坛yacht tourism, theme tourism for intangible cultural heritage, and integrate culture and to
urism with modern technology such as 5G and virtual reality, according to the circular.
China has been stepping up the use of robots in coal mines to improve mining efficiency and safety.亚博体育足彩app419论坛
To date, robots have been used in patrolling, picking refuse and nine other situ
ations, while 19 other applications are under development, said Huang Yuzhi, head
亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信of the National Coal Mine Safety Administration at a recent conference on robots.
“Developing mining robots can be an effective way to address coal mine safety,” said Huang.
To promote the development of the robots, Huang said that l
ocal governments should create favorable conditions for research, while coal mines in pr亚博体育足彩app419论坛
ovinces including Shandong, Hebei and Henan need to accelerate application of the robots.
亚博体育足彩app419论坛Meanwhile, universities should carry out education on roboti
cs to meet the growing demand for tech-savvy graduates, Huang said.
China has put great emphasis on production safety, vowing to weed out mine亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
s that do not meet safety standards.A visitor reads a book of the new series of t
he Palace Museum Calendar 2020 issued by the Forbidden City Publishing House on
亚博体育足彩app419论坛Themed “Smart Technology: Empowering Econo
my, Enriching Life,” the 2019 Smart China Expo kicked off in Chongqing on Monday.
The expo brings together experts, scholars and b
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lligent industry in the four-day event. It also provides a platform to show the cutting-edge t
echnologies, products as well as business forms and models of the global smart industry.
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ll out a number of substantive measures to deepen capital market reforms, following
the best international practices, the country’s top securities regulator said on Sunday.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
The China Securities Regulatory Commission me
t on Sunday to discuss and refine a plan to deepen capital market reforms
and said the plan has largely taken shape, financial news agency yicai.com reported.
Museums are throwing off the shackles of convention and time to pull in the crowds
What does it take to extinguish the fire of curiosity? A few drops of rain, a few gusts of wind or a full-blown typhoon?亚博体育足彩app千花坊
Officials of the Shanghai Museum got an answer to those qu
estions when it threw its doors open to the public on the evening of Aug 9.
亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所Typhoon Lekima, packing winds of 185 km/h, was just a few hours
from making landfall in neighboring Zhejiang province, so many people in Shanghai av
erse to bad weather may well have thought th亚博体育足彩app千花坊at this would be a night to stay home.
In the event, more than 700 people chose to brave the rain and strong
winds that Typhoon Lekima brought to the city and visit the Shanghai Museum.
亚博体育足彩app千花坊”We made the reservation on the museum WeChat service a week ago,” said Julie Wang, a Shanghai sc
hoolteacher who attended with her daughter and several other parents and children.
“I also thought the rain might keep a lot of people away and it would be less crowded.”亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所
The parents prepared pamphlets and PowerPoint files on a tablet, teach
ing the children, all preschoolers from a single class, about the exhibition Arts of the G
亚博体育足彩app千花坊reat Ocean, Pacific Art Collection from the Musee du quai Branly-Jacques-Chirac in Paris.
Walking among the carved oars, feather masks and wood sculptures, Wang occasionally br
ought to the children’s attention patterns, figures and interesting details in the exhibits.亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所
“We often see fine arts from China and the West in the museum, but this ex
hibition is quite different and a rare opportunity to see the Pacific art,” Wang said.亚博体育足彩app千花坊
Shanghai Museum began to extend its opening hours into th
e evening in 2017 when the exhibition A History of the World in 100 Objects
亚博体育足彩app千花坊女神会所attracted many enthusiastic visitors, who were willing to line up for hours waiting to see it.
“We started opening in the evening on more than 20 days over three months to meet demand,” said Xia Beibei, a member
of the museum staff. Since then the museum has often held “Night of the Museum” events.
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A record number of foreigners living in Japan were stripped of their residency status in 2018, data from the country’s Im
migration Services Agency showed, even as Japan is widening its doors to foreign workers.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
The immigration agency said on Wednesday that it revoked visas of 832 people last year, more than doubled the figure of a year earl
亚博体育足彩app419论坛ier. Almost 70 percent of them were students and technical trainees who failed to follow visa requirements.
By nationality, half of those who lost their residency status wer
e Vietnamese. They were followed by 152 Chinese, 62 Nepalese and 43 Filipinos.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
Those who had their student status rescinded numbered 412, an increase from 172 in
2017. Meanwhile, 153 foreign workers had their technical trainee status revoked, up from eight in the year before.
亚博体育足彩app419论坛The number of residency revocations was the highest since 2005 when record-keeping began. According to the Japanese Just
ice Ministry, the most affected were people on student visas who quit their studies yet continued to work in Ja
pan and technical trainees who abandoned their assigned jobs and were working elsewhere.亚博体育足彩app419论坛
Meanwhile, there were 80 cases in which a spouse or child of a Japanese national were deprived of th
eir family member visas. Some had obtained their visas through fake marriages, the ministry said.亚博体育足彩app419论坛
As a nation with the world’s fastest aging society coupled with a low birthrate, Japan ado
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However, with an increasing number of technical interns quitting jobs due to long-criticized “grim working conditions for forei
gners”, the government has also applied stricter standards for revoking visas since January 2017.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
The Japanese Justice Ministry can cancel a visa for a wide range of reas
ons, such as failure to report a change of address within 90 days of moving.亚博体育足彩app419论坛
Kazuyuki Motohari, an official from the Immigration Services Agency, sai
d the Justice Ministry will further crack down on those who flout the law.
hina’s southern island province of Hainan said it will ban the
sale of gasoline-fueled vehicles by 2030, in a bid to safeguard its environment.亚博体育足彩app419论坛
All its vehicles used for sanitation, tourist transport and urban-rural p
亚博体育足彩app419论坛assenger transit will be replaced by new energy vehicles by 2025, according to its plan.
Local authorities said they will further improve electric charging
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Taiyuan, capital of North China’s Shanxi province, had its gasoline t
axis replaced by electric ones by 2016. Buses in Shenzhen, South China’s Guangdong pro
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The Beijing municipal government is offering subsidies of up to 73,800 yuan ($10,416) per
亚博体育足彩app419论坛vehicle if taxi owners will buy electric ones, according to a document released in July.
At a forum in July, BAIC Group Chairman Xu Heyi said all taxis in Beijing will become electric within three years. BA
IC owns Beijing Electric Vehicle Co, which is the largest electric carmaker in the country.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
A representative at BJEV said that as the subsidies are cut, the number of
private owners may fall somewhat but the proportion of electric vehicles used such as
亚博体育足彩app419论坛taxis and ride-hailing vehicles will rise as they are cheaper to use than gasoline ones.
Carmakers have long stepped up their efforts in new energy vehicles. BAI
C and Changan said in 2017 that they will phase out conventional fuel-powered cars by 2025.亚博体育足彩app419论坛品茶微信
Volkswagen plans to produce around 11 million electric cars in China by 2028. This is more than half of its global target of 22 million.
rld’s two largest economies goes far beyond their own borders, of course.
According to Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe, the Sino-亚博体育足彩app千花坊品茶微信
US trade war poses the biggest risk to global economic stability. In a private meeting o
亚博体育足彩app千花坊n Tuesday, Lowe said the trade dispute was hurting global investment, wages and e
conomic growth, the Sydney Morning Herald reported. That corroborates an earlier alarm about the trade w
ar sounded by the International Monetary Fund in May, saying it will “jeopardize” global growth.亚博体育足彩app千花坊品茶微信
Yet despite all the negative consequences, the US leader has tried to rationalize the hefty ta
亚博体育足彩app千花坊riffs he has imposed on Chinese goods by holding China responsible for all the US woes. “China has been ripping this c
ountry off for 25 years”, he said on Tuesday, ignoring the fact that Sino-US trade relations have benefited both sides ov亚博体育足彩app千花坊品茶微信
er the years and their disputes — which exist among all trade partners — can only be solve
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Maximizing pressure may be part of his deal-making art. But as the trade dispute stretches into its second year, the confr
ontational stance on the part of Washington has only proved counterproductive.
亚博体育足彩app千花坊For trade talks to make progress, the US has to take concrete actions to show its sincerity.
Interest rate reform not to have direct impact on renminbi exchange rate
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“There is room for cutting interest rates and reserve requirement ratios,” Liu Guoqiang, deputy governor of the Peo亚博体育足彩app千花坊
ple’s Bank of China, the central bank, told reporters on the sidelines of a news conference on Tuesday.
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dex,” said the senior central bank official. “The Chinese economy is not in deflation, and the marke
t rates have dropped obviously to a generally reasonable level at the moment.”