entanyl-related substances since it put the new list into use, such as o
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real names and asking customs to ramp up probes of suspicious international deliveries, Geng said. 上海会所
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stoms and Border Protection reported only four cases of trafficking of the substances from China in th
e second quarter,” Geng said. “This shows that the measures China has taken are indeed effective.” 上海会所
The number of people killed by fentanyl in the US, however, is still high, Geng said. “This speaks volumes ab
out the US opioid crisis arising from many factors, and that the root cause is not China.”
上海会所品茶微信he six newly established free trade zones in China will further facilitate high-level openi
ng-up and boost high-quality development through deeper reforms, the Ministry of Commerce said Monday.
The FTZs in this latest batch are located in Shandong, Jiangs 上海会所
u, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, Hebei, Yunnan and Heilongjiang.
Till now, 18 FTZs have sprung up across the country. Wang Shouwen, vi
上海会所品茶微信ce-minister of commerce, said the move shows the government’s resolve
to achieve high-level opening-up and support an opening world economy.
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r areas, Wang said. The Heilongjiang FTZ will step up collaboration with Russia by facilitating t
he movement of people across the border and encouraging companies to expand overseas, he said.
hina moved up three places to 14th among the world’s most innovative countries this
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The Global Innovation Index (GII) 2019 ranked 129 economies based on 80 indicators, inclu 上海会所
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China remained in first place in quality of innovation among middle-income economies f
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dels, trademarks and industrial designs by origin, as well as high-technology and creative goods exports. The
country also ranked second only to the US in 18 of the top 100 science and technology clusters.
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d by Sweden, the United States of America, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
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ort noted, while Shenzhen-Hong Kong and Beijing were among the global top five clusters.
Over the past 40 years, China has built “a first-class intellectual property system and infra
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intellectual property”, said the WIPO Director-General Francis Gurry in a previous China Daily report.
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zens, according to a white paper released by the State Council Information Office on Thursday.
The white paper, which reviews the country’s achievements
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t to ensure that compulsory and continue education are available to students with disabilities.
Tung Chee-hwa, vice-chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political
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Tung said a small fraction of the community has taken advan 上海会所
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More than 20 pro-establishment lawmakers issued a joint cond
emnation on Monday of the Liaison Office attack and the Yuen Long violence. 上海会所
Boris Johnson has won the United Kingdom’s leadership election, b
y 92,153 votes to 46,656, becoming prime minister and leader of the ruling Conservative Party.
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May 24 she was resigning following heavy criticism of her handling of the UK’s exit from the European Union.
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y involved 10 hopefuls and that was decided in a postal vote open to the party’s 160,000 members.
Johnson takes over as party leader immediately and will be sworn in as prime minister on Wednesday. 上海会所
He was an outspoken critic of May and says he will take the UK out of the EU on Oct 31, with or without a divorce deal with the bloc.
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ourse, it showed her ability to win over audiences with the integrity of her performance.
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Yang cares deeply about audiences and welcomes critical suggestions. “I don’t like hearing praise all the time, since that makes it hard to pro
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Yang also says she used to care a little too much about what others thought
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Gu Ying, formerly a professional paraglider, is now a wild
life photographer. Gu has spent much time shooting wild animals in Hoh Xil Nat上海会所
onal Nature Reserve, in northwestern China’s Qinghai province, since 2016. “My responsibility and obli
gations are to record wild animals in a real, comprehensive way, and to reveal the actual living conditions of the an
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Becoming a Photographer
Both of Gu Ying’s parents served in China’s air force. Under their infl
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aught her attention, while she was hiking. The sport evoked her childhood dream of flying.
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ational paragliding competition. She became a member of China’s national paragliding team in 2004. She wo
n gold medals in national paragliding competitions three times over the next five years. Unfortunately, she had an accid
ent while she was practicing in 2009; she fractured the second lumbar vertebra, and she was confined to bed for the ne
xt three months. She had to suspend her paragliding career for at least one year.
Chen Xinyu contributed to the story.
uarter, which represented the 14th consecutive quarter in the 6.4 percent to 6.8 percent range.
The country added 4.59 million urban jobs in the first four months, with total imports and expo上海会所品茶微信
rts up by 4.3 percent year-on-year and its foreign exchange reserves remaining above $3 trillion.
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hina has a population of nearly 1.4 billion, a 900-million-strong workforce, the w
orld’s largest middle-income population and over 100 million market entities.上海会所
47-year-old woman who suffered terminal kidney failure was saved after a transplant su
rgery using two kidneys from a donor who weighed just 1.3 kilograms – the lightest ki上海会所品茶微信
dney donor ever reported worldwide – a newspaper in Hubei province has reported.
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The kidneys used in the surgery came from a premature ba
by whose parents decided to donate after the baby’s death, the report said.
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Wang has recovered her health, the hospital said.
The donor is now the lightest kidney donor in the world, the hospital announced on Wednesday.
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ho weigh less than five kilograms are not considered sources of organs in many countries, the hospital said.
The success of the surgery in Wuhan means sources of kidney for transplant surgeries
will be greatly expanded to include early infants, which will ease the gap between the number of organs don
ated and the number of patients with terminal kidney diseases waiting for transplant surgeries in China, the hospital said.
hina has intr上海会所oduced a two-year pilot program to find out the psychological condition
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The program is initiated in response to increasingly prominent mental problems among the elderly over the recent years, according to the NHC.
In wake of urbanization and the acceleration of aging proc
ess, China sees an expanding population of migrant and left-behind senior people, who are vu上海会所品茶微信
lnerable to mental issues, especially when they catch chronic diseases or lose their spouses or friends.
With training sessions, the program is expected to improve the ability of medical workers a
上海会所t the primary level to better identify common psychological issues and offer corresponding help, Wang said.
data storage has become a top 10 emerging technology of 2019 on this year’s World
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