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ore slowly – by 9 percent since 2016 – and contributed 24 percent to last year’s market growth.

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he unmanned container transportation will be powered by lithium bat

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So far, Guangzhou Port has 108 foreign trade routes and 45 domestic

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he Belt and Road Initiative including those in Africa and Southeast Asia, said Chen.

ing pace with the market’s rapid changes, the report said.上海楼凤

Guangzhou plans to build the world’s first automated unmanned parallel container quay for t

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The fourth phase includes construction of four 100

,000-metricton ship berths and 122,000-ton lighter berths. It will provide

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place road transportation in order to reduce the negative impact on

the environment, said Chen Zhiyi, deputy general economist of Guangzhou Port Group Co Ltd.

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The knowledge city was selected as one of the core platforms that sup

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An extension of subway line 14, connecting SSGKC and other parts of Guangzhou, will go into operation by the end this month.

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More than 900 companies, with combined registered capital of 100 billion yua

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The city is home to leading companies such as BeiGene and US giant General Electric.

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My Plan B with China上海楼凤品茶微信ions and billions

 a month … and we上海楼凤品茶微信’ll do less business with them,” Trump said on Wednesday. Which is unrealistic.

Beijing’s, as both the Foreign Ministry and official media are vowing, is to “fight till the end” in

that case. Such a scenario would be lose-lose, as it would mean diminishing returns for both.

Global investors are pinning their hopes on the upcoming meeting producing a breakthrough in the c

urrent impasse. The yet-to-be-confirmed report that China and the United States have reached a t

entative agreement to avert the threatened tariffs helped Asian stock markets turn higher on Thursday.

If some kind of truce cake has indeed been baked, as some assume, it certainly would be something worth celebrating.

After all, tense as they are, the trade frictions are the fus

e of a broader and more dangerous standoff that may not only pit the world’s two largest eco

nomies against each other, but also lead to the fragmentation of the global market and the international community.

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anadian’s love of Chinese kung fu, medicine fuels fut

Haase first became interested in Chinese medicine when he was in Canada. After graduating from high sc

hool, he entered the Oshio College of Acupuncture & Herbology in Victoria. Haase’s teacher then was from Hunan.

“His medical skills are brilliant, but he is modest too. This g

ave me a very good first impression of China and Chinese medicine,” Haase said.

“He taught us a lot of interesting things about Hunan, like the great herbalist doctor Zhang Zhongjing. He also told me tha

t if I want to really understand Chinese medicine, I must go to China where it originated, so I came to Hunan.”

In order to learn Chinese medical theory, Haase studies Chinese medicine

books, most of which are written in classical Chinese. Haase’s solution is to ask st

udents to translate the classical Chinese into modern Chinese and then translate them into English.

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The festival was held in an open square at a cultural zone

 redeveloped from a local cement plant, a former symbol of its economic boo

m. And the locals are working together to turn the venue into a cultural landmark tha

t will eventually include a cinema, a creative writing residence and a cultural center named after Jia.

A special thesis oral defense was held for a seriously injured third-year graduate student at a hospital in Central China’s Henan province on Sunday.

The student, Cheng Yanfang, who was about to graduate this year from East China Univ

ersity of Political Science and Law, became a paraplegic after a car accident in April.

“Finishing her thesis, getting her master’s degree and becoming a teacher is my sister’s biggest dream,” Cheng Hao, Cheng Yanfang

‘s younger brother, told thepaper.cn. He said even though the accident left her with no feeling below he

r chest, she maintained her rehabilitation training and read papers in her spare time.

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Architectural experts who have gained a hands-on unders

standing of the pros and cons of rural reconstruction through their work were also invited to hold a dialogue with the writers, which resonated so strongly with the

villagers that some of them surrounded the speakers afterward hoping to expand their discussions.

He Wei, assistant professor at the school of architecture at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, w

ho has been leading several projects in the countryside, thinks a major problem is the conflicting demands between the elite class

of city dwellers, who tend to seek spiritual comfort in village life, and the villagers themselves who naturally want to i

mprove their quality of life. However, many of the rural traditions have been lost during the process.

“Once they leave the countryside, it’s hard for people to come back and settle, both in person and spiritually,” he says.

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to the 2019 Global Cities Report released by internationa

ased by international consultancy firm AT Kearney.

The report features the Global Cities Index and the Global Cities Outlook, revealing the world’s top-performing cities and those with the most potential.

The average Index scores of the original Chinese cities have grown three times faster than that of Nort

h American cities, and in the Outlook, the Chinese cities improved 3.4 times faster than European cities.

Beijing ranked ninth in the global cities index while Shanghai took the 19th spot. East China‘s Suzhou made it into the top 100 for the first time.

German carmaker Mercedes-Benz will recall 44,900 automobiles in China due to a tyre problem, according to China’s market regulator.

The recall, starting from Oct 25, was filed by Mercedes-Benz (China) Automotive Sales Co. and

Beijing Benz Automotive Co. It involves its imported and parts of domestically-produced cars manu

factured between April 20, 2016 and May 4, 2019, according to the State Administration for Market Regulation.

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he two heads of state will take part in part in strategic

he two heads of state will take part in strategic planni

ning to upgrade bilateral ties, and “jointly usher in a new era of high-level development of China-Russia relations”, he said.

In response to a question about the influence of ongoing Sino-US trade friction on coopera

tion between Chinese and Russian enterprises, Zhang said Beijing and Moscow share a broad conse

nsus and common interests, and will work together to deal with external challenges.

“We have the confidence, resolve and ability to safeguard ou

r country’s sovereignty, security and dignity as well as its development interests,” he added.

“The China-Russia relationship neither targets

a third party, nor will it be weakened by discord sowed by any third party,” Zhang said.

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Mercedes-Benz recalls vehicles in China over tyre problem

German carmaker Mercedes-Benz will recall 44,900 automobiles in China due to a tyre problem, according to China’s market regulator.

The recall, starting from Oct 25, was filed by Mercedes-Be

nz (China) Automotive Sales Co. and Beijing Benz Automo

tive Co. It involves its imported and parts of domestically-produced cars manuf

actured between April 20, 2016 and May 4, 2019, according to the State Administration for Market Regulation.

In the process of driving, the defective tyres may bulge due to external forces, causing safety risks.

The company said it would replace the defective parts free of charge.

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utual trust also is growing between China and countr

ntries in the region due to joint efforts. The overall situation in the South China Sea is stable and becoming better, Shao said.

“Countries from the region have the will, wisdom and capability to manage differences an

d jointly promote peace, thus transforming the area into a sea of peace, friendship and cooperation,” he said.

On the Korean Peninsula question, China insists on denuclearizin

g the peninsula, and solving issues through dialogue and consultation, Shao said.

“China has consistently, seriously, fully and rigorously implemented the

United Nation’s resolutions regarding the peninsula,” he said. “China also is willing to w

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