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the empty patriotism associated with the US flag. Now my stomach turns when I see it flown alongside calls to “liberate” Ho
ng Kong — do they want the “liberation” Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Honduras and Haiti got? — so I can’t im上海千花坊
agine how Chinese people must feel seeing it only a few years after the city’s long-delayed return.
Not all flags are created equal. There’s a reason the flag of Nazi Germany is only flown by the most hateful people on the planet; t上海千花坊品茶微信
hat symbol has been rightfully shunned. Yet an equally noxious banner gets unfurled by myopic protesters — let’s not f
orget the millions of Indians killed in the Bengal famine engineered under British rule — and no one bats an eye.上海千花坊
Without a real reckoning with the past, this kind of ignorant spectacle is doomed to repeat
itself. I can’t be the only one who wants the sad, sordid cycle to end once and for all.上海千花坊品茶微信
The author is a copy editor with chinadaily.com.cn.
The opinions expressed here are those of the writer and do not represent the views of China Daily and China Daily website.
The list of top 100 cities in China with strongest GDP in the first half of this year more or less remained the same as last yea上海千花坊
r, despite Xinyang city in Henan province, ranked 102 last year, moving in to the top 100 this year while Jiaozuo f
rom the same province dropping out, according to a report by 21st Century Business Herald.
上海千花坊品茶微信The overall GDP of the top 20 cities in H1 reached 16.16 trillion yuan ($2.29 trillion), contributing 35.84 percent to th
e nation’s GDP, 1.2 percentage points higher than that of the same period last year, the report, based on economic st
atistics collected by a data journalism lab under 21st Century Business Herald, said.
Six cities witnessed their GDP exceeding 1 trillion yuan上海千花坊品茶微信
in first half, with Shanghai leading the list with a GDP of 1.64 trillion yuan, followe
d by Beijing (1.52 trillion yuan), Shenzhen (1.21 trillion yuan) and Guangzhou (1.18 trillion yuan).
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Messages and signals had been going back and forth between the two countries for more than two years.
In an interview with Time magazine in October 1970, Nixon s上海会所品茶微信
aid: “If there is anything I want to do before I die, it is to go to China. If I don’t, I want my children to.”
In March 1971, Washington ended all restrictions on the use of US passports for travel to the Chinese mainland.上海会所
In April that year, Nixon terminated the 20-year embargo on trade between the two n
上海会所ations. He also ordered new steps to be taken to ease currency and shipping controls placed on China.
At a news conference on April 29, 1971, Nixon said he expected to visit China sometime in some capacity.
He added that he hoped to contribute to “a policy in which we can have a new relationship” with China.上海会所品茶微信
In August 1970, Chairman Mao Zedong invited the US writer Edgar Snow to Bei
上海会所jing, and on Oct 1, Mao placed Snow next to him on the reviewing stand at the pa
rade celebrating the 21st anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.
In December that year, in an interview with Snow, Mao said China was c上海会所
onsidering allowing US citizens of all political persuasions to visit the country. Whe
n Snow asked whether a rightist such as Nixon, who represented the “monopoly capitalists”, would be allowed to v
isit, Mao said he would be happy to talk to Nixon, whether he came as president or as a tourist.上海会所
Snow’s interview appeared in Life magazine in April 1971.
上海会所品茶微信Nixon recalled in his book that it was now public knowledge that Mao would welcome him to Beijing.
China and the US moved closer to negotiations after largely not communicating with each other for 20 years.
According to Nixon’s memoirs, his administration atte上海会所
mpted to find an intermediary who could “pass word directly to Beijing”.
When Nixon visited Pakistan in July 1969, he told President Yahya Khan that the
U上海会所S had decided to try to normalize relations with China, and asked for his help as an intermediary.
The Pakistani leader said his country would do anything it could
to help, but added, “Old enemies do not easily become new friends.” When Khan visited th上海会所品茶微信
e White House in October 1970, Nixon used their meeting to establish the so-called Yahya Channel.
During a visit to Romania in 1969, Nixon also talked with Presid
ent Nicolae Ceausescu about the need for a new Sino-US relationship.上海会所品茶微信
Nixon’s toast at a dinner in Romania was the first occasion on which a US president had intentionally referred to Ch
ina by its official name, the People’s Republic of China, rather than Communist China.
Comments Off on It is often said that art i上海龙凤419e. Films, many of whic
ch are inspired by real events, are no exception. The firefighting movi
e The Bravest released last week is one of them. It was adapted from the Mongolian wri上海龙凤419女神会所
ter Bao’erji’s book, featuring an anthology of interviews of firefighters who joined the battle to put out the fire cau
上海龙凤419sed by a pipeline explosion in Dalian, Northeast China’s Liaoning province, in July 2010. The movie, released for eight da
ys, has already raked in 890.55 million yuan ($126.42 million), second only to Ne Zha, the current domestic box-office champ.上海龙凤419
In addition to The Bravest, many films based on real events have achieved very good box-office results, such as Dying to Sur
上海龙凤419女神会所vive and Operation Red Sea. The reason why those films succeed is because their stories have strong reson
ance among viewers, who are moved by the details. Here are some Chinese films based on real events, which have e
arned great results at the box office and high points on Douban, China’s most popular film review site. Let’s take a look.上海龙凤419
Adapted from a popular sci-fi novel, Chinese futuristic romance “Shanghai Fortress” is set to
open in Chinese theaters on Friday, according to the China Film Distribution and Exhibition Association.上海龙凤419女神会所
Starring actress Shu Qi and singer-turned-actor Lu Han, the film tells the story of S
hanghai’s battle to defend itself against an attack by an alien force that has laid sie上海龙凤419
ge to numerous cities around the globe in its quest to harvest a hidden energy only found on earth.
上海龙凤419女神会所Audience attending the road shows ahead of the premiere said they were amazed at the visual effects in the movie, and the sce
nes of gigantic alien ship, Shanghai Cannon, rising from the Huangpu River and the sinking of the whole city.It is an
other high-profile movie to join the new club of China’s domestic sci-fi movies, whose combined box offices are pre
dicted to surpass those of foreign imports this year in an “unprecedented” development in China’s movie history, a上海龙凤419
ccording to an industry report released at Shanghai International Film Festival in June.
Earlier this year, “The Wandering Earth,” with a box office of 4.6 billion yuan ($670 million), became China’s second-highest-grossing movi上海龙凤419女神会所
e of all time, spurring heated discussions about the advent of a new era of China’s sci-fi blockbusters.
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The Shanghai Grand Theater(SGT) announced its 2019-2020 performance season o
n Aug 7, highlighting the top 10 projects that have been recommended by artists and critics.上海会所品茶微信
The upcoming season, which is titled “When We First Met”, will be the theater’s 21
上海会所st and Zhang Xiaoding, the general manager of the SGT, said that the performances will “take audiences on a jour
ney back to the starting point…to discover the original love we felt for art and the theater.”上海会所
Among the projects shown will be Tchaikovsky’s epic opera Eugene Onegin, presented by the Moscow State Stan
islavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre on Sep 11, 13 and 14. The renowned theater made its first China tou上海会所品茶微信
r in 1954. The evening premiere on Sep 11 will also markthe beginning of SGT’s new season.
As next year would mark the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s bir
上海会所th, maestro conductor Xu Zhong will be collaborating with the Vienna Chamber Orc
hestra and Chinese soloists to present Beethoven’s complete Piano Concertos in two consecutive concerts on May 5 and 6. F
rom June 23-24 and June 26-27, they will play a full cycle of Beethoven’s nine symphonies.上海会所品茶微信
Xu will also be conducting Shanghai Opera House’s production Turandotby Puccini from Dec 13-15. The production will be di
rected by Roberto Ando, featuring Chinese soprano He Hui, tenor Han Peng and Carlo Ventre from Uruguay.上海会所
Chinese soprano He has been active in the global music scene for more than a decad
e and has recently made the career shift from a lyrical soprano to a theater opera singer.
上海会所品茶微信“This is a big step for an artist, and a road of no return,” Xu said. “I hop
e she will take the lead in many heavy-weight opera productions in the future.”
The Wiener Staatsballett, an esteemed ballet company of 150 years fr上海会所
om Austria, will embark on its debut tour of Chinaand put up five performances from May 28
to Jun 3, 2020 at SGT. Two productions will be performed: Le Corsaire and Marie A上海会所品茶微信
ntoinette, choreographed by Manuel Legris and Patrick de Bana respectively.
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grated research and development for most of the past four decades, Hu said.
上海千花网From 2012 to 2015, the number of collaborative research projects involving Chinese and US institutions increased by m
ore than 80 percent, according to a blue paper on China’s contribution to STI and global governance published by the ac
上海千花网品茶微信ademy last year. Chinese and US scientists had co-authored more than 55,000 papers by 2014.
Moreover, scientists from both countries had cooperated on climate change, clean energy, environmental protection, hea
lth, agriculture and other fields related to sustainable development and people’s livelihoods, the blue paper said.上海千花网
It added that Chinese enterprises had set up research and development facilities in the US, w
hile US companies had established more than 800 R&D centers in China covering industries including el上海千花网品茶微信
ectronics, information technology, software, food manufacturing, cosmetics, home furnishing and finance.
“These interactions have created a flow of talent and know-how to provide be上海千花网
tter products and services for the people of both countries and the world,” Hu said.
Over time, China and US had developed different but crucial positions in the global in
dustrial system and value chain, Hu said. The US was at the top, given its leading position in STI and emerging ind上海千花网品茶微信
ustries, while China was at the middle and lower end of the industrial and value chain, but striving to climb up.
Like Japan, Singapore, South Korea and other countries before it, China was improv上海千花网
ing its people’s living standards through education, trade, infrastructure investment and technologies.
上海千花网品茶微信”These feats mean China will inevitably close its gap with developed countries,” Hu said. “But
it does not mean China wants to or is capable of challenging the US’s global dominance.”
Historically, China’s technological rise was not an issue that troubled the US, he said, b上海千花网
ecause the US maintained its lead role by attracting the best talent from around the world to fuel its STI efforts – p
ushing new frontiers, making ne上海千花网品茶微信w products and climbing up the industrial value chain.
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The SAR government, in a statement issued at around 6 pm on Sunday, said Hong Kong will descend to a
上海后花园dangerous tipping point if such blatant lawlessness and violence, which is beyond freedom of expression, were condoned.
Hong Kong saw two very different crowds on Saturday afternoon. On
was made up of 90,000 people who assembled peacefully in Victoria Park in Causeway Bay.上海后花园品茶微信
Observers called the peaceful, positive rally, the third of its type since mid-June, the silent majority’s answer to the radicalism a
上海后花园nd violence mounted by protesters who have repeatedly thrown the city into chaos. Two earlier rallies saw ab
out 480,000 people voicing their shared aspirations of restoring peace and harmony to the city.
The damp lawns of Victoria Park were packed with participants. At one point in the public rally, youngsters took the stage to上海后花园品茶微信
remove their masks to reveal their identities in stark contrast to masked radicals.
Emma Chan Ming-kwan took her 13-year-old son to the rally in hopes of teaching him “to tell right from wrong”.
上海后花园”Biased school education and media reports have failed to warn youngsters about the consequences of violence,” she said.
A 46-year-old Hong Kong resident of Italian origin who gave his name as Renato said he attended to support Hong Kong
police and the SAR government because he doesn’t agree with the behavior of unlawful protesters.上海后花园
At about the same time in the Kowloon Peninsula, one of the city’s busiest business districts
上海后花园品茶微信was almost completely paralyzed as thousands of protesters against a now-suspended extradition amendme
nt bill ignored police warnings and blocked major roads, occupying a critical cross-harbor tunnel twice.
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Given the current climate of cross-Straits relations, the Chinese mainla
上海楼凤nd suspended issuing individual travel permits for Taiwan on Thursday. What do
es the move suggest? Two experts share their views on the issue with China Daily’s Yao Yuxin. Excerpts follow:
上海楼凤女神会所DPP should stop splittist activities
Taiwan witnessed rapid growth in tourist arrivals from the mai
nland in the eight years before Tsai Ing-wen became the island leader in 2016.
Individual travel to Taiwan was first permitted for residents of Beijin
上海楼凤女神会所g, Shanghai and Xiamen, Fujian province, in 2011 when cross-Straits relations were goo
d thanks partly to Ma Ying-jeou being the Taiwan leader. The arrangement was extended to 47 mainland cities over the fol
上海楼凤lowing three years. As a result, mainland tourist arrivals in Taiwan peaked at more than 4 million in 2015.
But tourist arrivals began dropping after Tsai took office, because she and her Democratic Progressive Party refused to rec
ognize the 1992 Consensus that there is only one China, which soured cross-Straits relations.上海楼凤女神会所
Mainland visitors－a large number of whom are individual travelers－account for ab
out a quarter of Taiwan’s total tourist arrivals, so the new curbs could rattle the island’s tourism industry and上海楼凤
hurt the broader economy. If the situation continues to worsen, the system for mai
上海楼凤nland tourists to apply for group travel to the island might also be affected in the foreseeable future.
But ignoring the mainland’s huge contribution to the island’s tou
rism sector prosperity and economic growth, Tsai and the DPP have more brazenly p上海楼凤女神会所
ushed forward their “Taiwan independence” agenda without thinking that, by fur
上海楼凤ther straining cross-Straits relations, they are compromising the well-being of Taiwan compatriots.
Besides, without any evidence to prove their outrageous claim, Tsai
and her fellow DPP leaders accused the mainland of sending spies and interferi上海楼凤女神会所
ng in the local elections last year, which put the safety of mainland individual travelers at risk.
Comments Off on three years after moving to the 上海419Cheng competed
in the International Table Tennis Championships in Tianjin, China. In 2005, he co
上海419品茶微信mpeted again in the event in Shanghai, where he and his former teammates from China enjoyed a get-together.
“We shared a youth and a dream,” said Cheng, who over the years has sent more than a few
US players to national and international competitions. “Looking back, I’m a natural teacher.”上海419
Cheng’s last appearance in the World Table Tennis Championships was in 2009 in Yokohama, Japan, when he was 51.
上海419Last month, Zhang had his own reunion when he trained with the Beijing Provincial Team. “Some of my former teamm
ates have today become the main strength for Chinese table tennis. And I feel so happy for them – I really am,” he said. “But上海419品茶微信
I have no regrets – what I have learned and what I have been through here have made me a more rounded person.”
上海419An emotional moment came rather unexpectedly for Zhang one morning. “I was at the table hitti
ng at balls, and there they came, a group of young players in their early teens. One moment, they were rol
licking boys and girls; the next, they had positioned themselves in front of the table, shifting slightly left and right, and t上海419品茶微信
heir countenance started to change,” said Zhang. “Between us, we shared a champion’s dream.”
上海419The Ministry of Natural Resources on Thursday ordered an investigation into how
the hit TV romance Go Go Squid! featured a map incorrectly showing China’s borders.
The TV series, focusing on groups of young people in cybersecurity competitions, used the map in an episode ide上海419品茶微信
ntifying where the final round of an international cybersecurity tournament will be held.
上海419According to the ministry, mistakes on the map used in the teleplay include
that it incorrectly delineated the boundaries of the southern areas of the Tibet auton
omous region, and the colors for Taiwan and Hainan islands were different from other parts of China.上海419
The dotted line to indicate Chinese islands in the South China Sea was also missing.
上海419The problematic map, in a scene lasting 15 seconds, was first found by netizens as the episode was aired on Wednesday.
The ministry noticed the report and issued a statement on its website saying that the map h
ad not been submitted for official review and approval before the show aired last month.上海419品茶微信
So far, the map has been removed from the TV romance at video platforms such as Tencent Video.
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It has a trade marketing network extending to more than 80 countries and regions.
上海品茶微信The annual new contract amount of overseas engineering service busi
ness during the 2016-18 period exceeded $10 billion, and the company expects the new
ly signed contract amount and operating revenue to reach $15 billion and $12 billion by 2020, it said.上海品茶微信女神会所
CNPC is now managing a total of 92 overseas oil and gas cooperation projects in 34 cou
上海品茶微信ntries. Additional recoverable reserves equivalent for the company during the 2016-18 period reached 230 millio
n tons, with annual growth of equivalent production of oil and gas equity reaching 10 million tons, it said.
Classic plays, including Hamlet, directed by Lyndsey Turner and featuring Benedict Cumberbatch; King Lear, directe上海品茶微信女神会所
d by Jonathan Munby and featuring Ian McKellen and The Madness of George III, directed by Adam Penford and
上海品茶微信featuring Mark Gatiss, will be screened in China during the 2019 International Theatre Live Festival.
From Aug 2 to 11, the annual event, in its third year, joint held by Broadway Cinemath
eque and New Live, a screening series launched by Beijing ATW Culture Media Co. Ltd, will present some of the m上海品茶微信女神会所
ost popular theater content from the British and international stages through cinemas on the mainland.
The opening play to be screened will be The Crucible, a play by American playwright A
上海品茶微信rthur Miller，which was directed by Yael Farbery in 2014, and featuring Richard Armitage.
Besides plays, other highlights will see Les Miserables in Concert, t
he 25th Anniversary, which marks the classic landmark French musical’s sold-out perfor上海品茶微信
mance at O2 in London in 2010, and the 1996’s movie, Romeo + Juliet, based on William Shakespeare’s famous play, R
omeo and Juliet, which was directed by Baz Luhrmann and starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
上海品茶微信女神会所TV program uses Chinese characters to cultivate greater understanding of language and culture, Chen Nan reports.
A game that is character-forming, educational and entertaining is wooing audiences by making them feel on top of the word.
Magic Chinese Characters, with its 48 episodes, challenges contestants and viewers with Chinese pictographic words.上海品茶微信女神会所
It premiered on June 10 and is broadcast from Monday to Thursday at 7:30 pm through August.
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optimistic signs. In May, the US’ industrial output declined 1.5
上海乌托邦percent year-on-year. In June, its composite purchasing managers’ index was 51.5－th
e second lowest since 2016. This means the US Federal Reserve could announce interest cuts to stimulate the US economy in
the short term, which in turn suggests the US’ economic growth in this round has almost reached its peak.上海乌托邦女神会所
According to US-China Business Council’s recent data, in actual terms, China’s exports to the US declined by m
上海乌托邦ore than $18 billion, accounting for 3 percent of China’s total exports to the US. And US exports to China dropped by m
ore than $23 billion, accounting for 15 percent of the US’ total exports to China. So even though a trade war is a lose-lose ga
me for both sides, the US stands to lose more than China were the trade war to intensify.上海乌托邦女神会所
More important, China is not afraid of a trade war, because it can use it to deepen reform and o
pening-up. In fact, the trade war has prompted China to accelerate reform and opening-up in order to p
上海乌托邦女神会所romote inclusive development in not only the country but also the rest of the world.
The author is a researcher at the Chinese Academy of International Trade an
d Economic Cooperation. The views do not necessarily reflect those of China Daily.上海乌托邦
Zha, based on a mythical figure in Chinese folklore, has been a box office phenomenon while reviving memories of o
ne of the best cartoon films in China’s modern history. China Daily writer Zhang Zhouxiang comments:
Within five days of hitting the screens, the film had made 1 billion yuan ($145 m上海乌托邦女神会所
illion). In fact, for three successive days its single-day sales exceeded 200 million yuan.
Ne Zha has won unprecedented high popularity from the market and applause from p
上海乌托邦女神会所rofessionals, which is quite rare. Even on Douban, China’s equivalent of IMDb where audiences and commentato
rs are rather critical, it got a rating of 8.7 out of 10, possibly one of the highest in the website’s history.
But on domestic social media networks, some have compa上海乌托邦
red it with Prince Ne Zha’s Triumph Against the Dragon King, an animated movie t
上海乌托邦女神会所hat hit the screens in 1979. Based on the same legendary story, the traditional film is cherishe
d by most people born in the 1980s, because it’s possibly the first animated movie they watched.