Month: August 2019
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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所
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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所
“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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
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app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所
ose in Southeast Asia, to build their own national marrow banks and operate them.
Despite having six books of his paintings published, he regards himself first and foremost as an architect. These past ye
ars of painting have been his own way of researching the relationship between people and space.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所
“I have a clear goal in my painting, which is to ponder the relationship between humans and nature, between human activ
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园ities and space… and to address the professional topics of architectural design that I am interested in,” Zeng says.
Born in 1982, Zeng grew up in the small city of Yongzhou, Hunan province. Possessing a delic
ate constitution as a child, Zeng spent much of his youth sitting quietly on his own, drawing and reading.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园
In middle school art class, he found himself captivated by the works of Fan Kuan, a Chinese painter from the Song D
ynasty (960-1279), whose landscape paintings introduced to him a previously hidden view of nature.
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所He then immersed himself in landscape painting, which led him to be
come increasingly passionate about the art form toward the end of high school.
Without having received any formal training, he chose to study architecture, a disciplin亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园
e that requires basic drawing skills, at Chang’an University in Shaanxi province’s capital Xi’an.
In this historical city, he spent four years researching the old residential areas and studying the living conditions in the local co
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所mmunities, fostering a respect for tradition and a consideration for human wellbeing.
Having graduated in 2007, he worked at an architectural firm for seven years, during which ti
me he attended an architecture course at Peking University and discovered a vocation that connected hi亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园
s love for landscape with his architecture expertise-classical garden design, a
discipline which he says embodies the ultimate consideration for the human living environment.
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所In 2014, he resigned from his job to go on a two-month field study to Jiangnan, a re
gion south of the Yangtze River that is home to China’s most renowned classical gardens.
ithout approval still face serious legal consequences, including revocation of business permits and f
ines of up to 30 times the value of the imported drugs, according to the law, which will take effect on Dec 1.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛
According to the existing law, unapproved drugs, whether they are effective or not, are classified as fake
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛品茶微信medicine. Selling such drugs may result in a prison sentence of up to three years, even if there are no serious con
sequences, with harsher penalties possible in cases of serious consequences, such as death.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛
Yuan Jie, director for the administrative law department of the Legislative Affairs Commissi
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛on under the NPC Standing Committee, said the revision is “a response to public concern”.
“However, approval is still needed first before importing medicine,” she said. “Imp
orting or selling fake or substandard drugs will still lead to severe punishment.”亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛品茶微信
Many effective drugs used for serious diseases that are already available o
verseas have not gained domestic approval and are not available on the domestic m
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛arket, resulting in many patients buying such drugs from overseas or through dealers engaged in legal risks.
A popular movie screened last year, Dying to Survive, bas
ed on a real event, stirred heated public debate through its story of a group of leukemia patien亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛品茶微信
ts whose survival depended on a drug from India that was not approved in China.
Lu Yong, a businessman and leukemia patient from Wuxi, Jiangsu province, was detained for selling fake drugs after buy
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛ing a generic version of a leukemia drug from India and selling it to patients for less than one-10th the patented origin
al. He was later released after prosecutors withdrew the charges following the petition of more than 300 patient亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛品茶微信
s who purchased the copycat drug from Lu because they could not afford the patent drug.
esting of ground-launched missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 kilometers.
?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314女神会所Moscow and Washington had accused each other of violating the agreement in recent years amid increasing tensions.
In early February, the United States announced that it would suspend its treaty obligatio
ns and withdraw from the INF Treaty in six months if Russia failed to adhere to treaty provisions.?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314
In response, Russian President Vladimir Putin decided to suspend Russia’s participation in the INF Treaty in February.
?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314Italian President Sergio Mattarella said on Thursday that he would decide on possible snap elections next week, after a new round
of talks with parties aimed at solving the crisis triggered by the collapse of the populist government.
“The president of the Republic has a duty to not preclude the will expressed by a majority of?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314女神会所
forces in parliament,” Mattarella declared at a short press conference at the Quirinale Palace.
?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314″At the same time… in the country’s interest, I have the duty to ask (from parties) quick decisions.”
“I will start new political consultations next Tuesday, in order to make the necessary decision,” he said.
On Wednesday and Thursday, the head of state held a first round of talk
s with leaders of every single party holding seats in parliament, to verify whether the?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314女神会所
re was the political will to forge an alternative majority and form a new government.
This followed the resignation of Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Tuesday, which?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314
put an end of the 15-month or so rightwing government based on a coalition betw
?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314女神会所een far-right, anti-immigrant League and anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S).
The prime minister’s resignation was due to the decision of League leader Matteo Salvini to p
ull the plug on the government earlier in August in a bid to trigger snap elections.?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314
Speaking to reporters, Mattarella explained that d
?亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权龙凤1314女神会所uring the first round of talks some of the parties told him there were ongoing
negotiations to find a possible deal and solve the current crisis, and asked him for more time.
riters in Norway, and was the winner of the International Ibsen Aw
ard in 2010. His works have been translated into more than 40 languages.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园
A Summer’s Day?was created in 1999 and is recognized as one of Fosse’s r
epresentative works. According to Wang Wei, director of the Chinese production, the p
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所lay is about “how people are alienated from each other, unable to really understand each other.”
“I hope audiences can feel for the characters, catch the subtle emotions and communication,” he said.
The play takes place as an older woman (played by Tian Shui) looks back at her life,亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园
recalling with a friend (played by Wen Yang) the fateful day when a couple visited.
The Shanghai Dramatic Art Center first introduced Fosse’s works in 2014, when five plays by the Norwegi
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园an author were presented by five companies from Russia, Iran, India, Italy and China, respectively, d
uring the ACT, an annual festival of contemporary theater hosted by the art center.
Russia’s deputy UN envoy on Thursday appealed to European countries to heed the United Stat亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所
es’ recent withdrawal from a Cold War arms control treaty and warned of a possible new arms race.
At a Security Council meeting, Dmitry Polyanskiy, Russia’s acting permanent representative to the United Nations, called
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园on the Europeans to act to prevent the deployment of US intermediate-range missiles on their continent.
After exiting from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty on Aug. 2, the United States recently conduc
ted a flight test of a ground-launched cruise missile, which the treaty would have prohibited.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所
Recalling a failed push by Russia at the United Nations to support the I
NF Treaty last year, Polyanskiy said: “Are you (European member states) happy today
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园that in December you preferred to press the red button? Do you really not understand that yo
u are returning to a situation where missiles are targeting European cities from different sides?”
He warned that the demise of the INF Treaty would not just undermi亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权后花园女神会所
ne parts of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, but would also lead to a new arms race.
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app在哪下载官方授权419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app在哪下载官方授权419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app在哪下载官方授权419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app在哪下载官方授权419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app在哪下载官方授权419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app在哪下载官方授权419论坛
As a nation with the world’s fastest aging society coupled with a low birthrate, Japan ado
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权419论坛品茶微信pted new immigration laws to attract foreign workers in certain sectors starting from April.
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app在哪下载官方授权419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app在哪下载官方授权419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.
y coupled with a low birthrate, Japan adopted new immigrat
ion laws to attract foreign workers in certain sectors starting from April.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活
However, with an increasing number of technical interns quitting jobs due to long-criticized “grim working conditions for for
eigners”, the government has also applied stricter standards for revoking visas since January 2017.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活女神会所
The Japanese Justice Ministry can cancel a visa for a wide
range of reasons, such as failure to report a change of address within 90 days of moving.
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活Kazuyuki Motohari, an official from the Immigration Services Age
ncy, said the Justice Ministry will further crack down on those who flout the law.
Danish political pundits fear serious repercussions for the Danish-US relationship in the future after US Pres亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活
ident Donald Trump announced postponing his visit to Denmark in a Tweet Tuesday night.
Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksens has
earlier clearly refused to discuss a possible sale of Greenland to the United States.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活女神会所
“Greenland is not for sale,” said the prime minister,” Greenland is not Danish. Gre
enland is Greenlandic. I persistently hope that it is not something that is seriously meant.”
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活In a follow-up post on the tweet, Trump acknowledged the Danish prime minister’s “direct” rejection of his offer.
“….The Prime Minister was able to save a great deal of expense and effort for both the United States and
for that and look forward to rescheduling sometime in the future!”亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活女神会所
Trump’s cancellation comes as a surprise to Lene Balleby, head of communications at the Da
nish Royal House which had “no comment” to make about the postponement.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活
“The situation may seem unrealistic, but no matter how you turn and turn it, it is a problem
for any sitting Danish government to get so skewed in the relationship with the c
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活ountry’s most important allies,” said Mirco Reimer-Elster, Denmark’s TV 2 US analyst.
Danish political pundits also fear the refusal to discuss the sale of Greenland with Tru
mp might have serious repercussions for the Danish-US relationship in the future.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权夜生活女神会所
“It’s not just about money. It is also about honor. If Trump succeeded in buying Greenland, he will then be included in the his
tory books. So Greenland means something to him,” says Svenning Dalgaard speaking to TV2.
A jazz big band from the United States recently presented a concert at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Shanghai.
This is the first time Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Jazz Orchestra is touring China. The 23 y亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
oung musicians aged 16 to 19 were selected from across the US. And after two weeks’of intensive training in New
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所York, they started their performances in Taichung in Taiwan on Jul 30, followed by the National Center for th
e Performing Arts in Beijing, said Sean Jones, a renowned trumpeter and mentor of NYO Jazz.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
In Shanghai NYO Jazz played two concerts including the show at Jazz at Lincoln Cen
ter, which featured a casual and intimate setting. The other show was at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
The orchestra had an open rehearsal before the concert at the Jazz at Lincoln Center in Shanghai. And
80 members of the public took part in the rehearsal, many of whom were parents with their school-age children.
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所Fourteen-year old Zhao Junhuan who was there with his father swayed in his seat to the rhy
thm of the music. Zhao, who has spent three years learning to play the drums, was impressed with the Am
erican boys’ performance, but said: “I will be able to play as well as them when I am their age”.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
Shanghai-based music critic Gu Chao said that the young musicians showed e
xcellent technique that their performance was beyond his expectation. “What
these lacked in experience, they made up with their love for music,” he said.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊 女神会所”Watching them play I was conv
inced that jazz is alive and contemporary, and far from being outdated.”
Carnegie Hall in New York is one of the most celebrated concert halls in the world. And since 2013 the institution has
been bringing together outstanding musicians aged between 16 and 19 to form the NYO-USA, and NYO2, an inten亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
sive summer training program for outstanding young musicians aged 14 to 17. In 2018, Car
negie Hall launched the NYO Jazz program, celebrating the big band tradition in American jazz music.
This year the 23 young musicians from 16 states in the US, led by acclaimed trumpeter Sean Jones and Grammy Award-亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所
winning jazz vocalist Kurt Elling embarked on a tour to China after a concert at the Carnegie Hall.
Speaking about the band, Clive Gillinson, executive and artistic director of Carnegie亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊
Hall, said: “The musicians who make up NYO Jazz’s 2019 roster are among the finest jazz players in the nati
on, passionate not only about music, but also dedicated to connecting with people across cultures.
“This summer promises to be a truly memorable on亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花坊女神会所
e of life-changing experiences through unparalleled training wit
h esteemed jazz artists and extraordinary performances of America’s beloved art form aro
und the world as they serve as wonderful musical ambassadors for their country.”
city in Shanxi province, learned the art of making?xiuqiu?(a ball
made of strips of silk) from her mother-in-law for more than 10 years.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
Then she trained women in her village the skill to further develop the handicraft. The technique of making silk ball h
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网as been listed as a provincial-level intangible cultural heritage and she is an inheritor. Now the silk ball has become a loca
l cultural brand, generating an annual output value of nearly 1 million yuan ($141,494.8).亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
Taiping silk ball, once popular in ancient Taiping county in southern Shanxi pro
vince, and now Xiangfen county of Linfen city, is a traditional auspicious ornament.
The 140-year-old Shanghai Symphony Orchestra (SSO) wow亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网
ed spectators on Monday night with a stunning concert marking the debut of a Ch
inese orchestra in the Edinburgh International Festival (EIF), the world’s leading performing art event.
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所The concert featured both Chinese and Western music works, including the ope
ning piece by leading Chinese composer Chen Qigang’s “Wu Xing” (The Five
Elements) and Dmitry Shostakovich’s “Symphony No. 5 in D minor.” Renowned American cellist Alisa We亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网
ilerstein collaborated with the group by preforming Dvorak’s Cello Concerto in B minor.
The concert ended with the “Beautiful Night,” a piece of traditional Chinese music, winning rou
nds of applause and cheers by more than 2,000 spectators who packed the famous Usher Hall.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
“The performance is intriguing and fantastic,” said British audience Rosalind Stoddart fro
m Northamptonshire, adding that she was very impressed by the opening piece “Wuxing.”
“The music is very Chinese, which I haven’t heard before … It was beautifully played, very exciting and experimenting,” she said.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网
This year marks the 140th anniversary of the founding of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra (SSO). During the past decad
es, while performing classical western music, the orchestra has made great efforts to cre亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
ate Chinese music works to showcase the profound Chinese culture to a global audience.
earthed from a well at a 2,200-year-old relic site in the mountainous
Liye town, Longshan county, Hunan province. The front and back of the slip contain the fo亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
rmula in Chinese characters, which is believed to be the earliest and most complete such model in the country.
The slip was among some 38,000 bamboo and wooden pieces found in the well and d
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网ates to the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC), China’s first unified empire that was powerful but short-lived.
The discovery of these slips, as well as other excavations at the Liye relic site, is deemed on
e of the most important archaeological findings in China since the beginning of the 21st century亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
It is not only because the Liye slips were 10 times the total number of Qin slips discovered in other parts of China before, but also be
cause the Liye slips bear more than 200,000 characters, documenting the political, economic and social aspects of Liy
亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网e life, a riverside military fortress during Qin rule. The relics are helping historians to understand more about the dyn
asty’s bureaucracy and economic systems, as written records about Qin were previously unclear.
After years of decoding and interpreting the information on the slips, researchers from Hunan are n亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
ow sharing some of their findings about the Qin era with a display of some 175 slips at A Tale of A S
mall Town, an exhibition at the National Museum of China in Beijing that runs through Sept 6.亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网
These objects are from the collections of the Hunan Provincial Institute of Archaeology in Changsha and the Liye Qi
n Slips Museum near the relic site. Bamboo and wooden slips were the primary亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
media for texts before paper was invented by Cai Lun, an official of the Eastern Han Dynasty (25-220).
Pieces from the collection of Liye slips, which have been cleaned, date from 222 BC to 20亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网
8 BC, unfolding a panoramic view of administrative management at the prefecture level then, as well as ep
itomizing the area’s social life. It is through these tiny slips and glimpses of a small t亚博体育app在哪下载官方授权千花网女神会所
own’s past that people today are able to get a bigger picture of the rise and fall of Qin rulers.
Archaeologists and historians view the significance of the Liye slips rivalin
g that of the discovery of Qin’s Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an, Shaanxi province, in 1974.