al ruling was supported by the Nanjing Intermediate People’s Court.
上海千花坊”Although Jiang didn’t touch the girls directly, his behavior also seriously harmed the children,” the court said.
Courts nationwide have always exhibited “zero-tolerance” for defendants上海千花坊女神会所
who sexually assault juveniles, and those who harmed children with extremely cruel beha
上海千花坊vior were sentenced to death without hesitation in line with the Chinese Criminal Law, the statement said.
Statistics from the top court show that courts across the country concluded 3,567 cases of child上海千花坊女神会所
molestation last year, 605 more than in 2017. From January to June, the number reached 1,803.
Defendants in about 30 percent of these cases caused sexual harm to children throu
上海千花坊gh instant messaging tools, and victims have become younger, the statement said.
“The rising figure, on one hand, means legal awareness to protect juveniles has been enhanced in society, while on the ot
her hand it represents that the judicial fight against such offenses has also been strengthened,” the top court said.上海千花坊女神会所
For example, some courts in Shandong and Sichuan provinces have worked with local public se
curity departments, education institutes and civil affairs administrations to intensify security tra
上海千花坊ining for left-behind children to improve their awareness of self-protection, the statement said.
Meanwhile, some internet enterprises have also been urged by judic
ial authorities to increase reviews of online content to ensure harmful information ca上海千花坊
n be removed in a timely manner, and to design and offer a much safer online environment for children, it added.
上海千花坊女神会所Xu Hao, a criminal lawyer at Beijing Jingshi Law Firm, said the disclosed cases will
be a guide to help judges more effectively handle such offenses and offer more accurate senten上海千花坊
A private Chinese company used its own carrier rocket to send two satellites and several experimental payloads into space on T
hursday, marking the first successful orbital mission by the country’s commercial space industry.上海千花坊女神会所
The SQX-1 Y1 solid-propellant carrier rocket, the first in the SQX-1 series, blasted off a
t 1:00 pm from a launchpad located in rocky terrain at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi Desert.
Nearly 15 minutes after the ignition, the 25-meter-tall rocket successfully deployed two satellites — one from the State-owne
上海千花坊女神会所d defense conglomerate, China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp, and the other from the Beijing I
nstitute of Technology — into a low-Earth orbit about 300 kilometers above the ground.
uary and it only took four months to reach an official agreement with the CSGKC administrative committee.
Biopharmaceuticals company InnoCare entered the CSGKC last year. Its founder and CEO, Cui Jis上海千花坊女神会所
ong, said the company will set up a production base in the CSGKC. Their first independent patented
上海千花坊new drug will hit the market by 2020 with an estimated sales value of 10 billion yuan.
Meanwhile, a General Electric bio-campus and an oncother
apy medicine manufacturing center of the international pharma company BeiGene wi上海千花坊女神会所
ll finish construction in the CSGKC this year. It will lead a new stage of development for the knowledge city.
Liu Jian, senior vice-president of BeiGene, said that the production center started construction in 2017. It is exp
上海千花坊女神会所ected to begin operating in the third quarter of 2019, with a production capacity of 24,000 liters of biological agent.
The CSGKC is also designated as a State-level pilot zone for the comprehensive reform of IP use and protection by the Sta上海千花坊
te Council. It has attracted the Patent Examination Cooperation Center of the National Intellectual Property Ad
ministration in Guangdong to settle in CSGKC. They are an important partner to build a whole IP chain in the area.上海千花坊女神会所
The center assesses patent invention applications, searches international patents and international preliminary applic
ations under the Patent Cooperation Treaty. It has processed 706,000 patent filings to date.上海千花坊
The center can handle more than 150,000 filings every year, covering machi
上海千花坊女神会所nery, electricity, communication, medicine, chemistry, optoelectronics and materials sectors.
Qiu Jiangwen, deputy director of the center, said it will participate in the Bay Area
‘s IP cooperation mechanism and promote the IP culture through various activities.上海千花坊
The local government is striving to improve the local investm
上海千花坊女神会所ent environment with better policies, infrastructure and public facilities.
Among them, the local government will provide housing and rent subsidies for professionals working in the CSGKC.
With the Office of the United States Trade Representative threatening to impose new tariff
s on $4 billion worth of European Union goods, the trade conflict between the US and the EU has inten上海千花坊品茶微信
sified. And if the US makes good the threat it issued on July 1, the additional tariffs would cover $25 billion of EU go
上海千花坊ods－in April the US had decided to impose additional tariffs on $21 billion of EU products. In addition, the US adm
inistration launched a Section 301 investigation against the digital service tax of France on July 10.
Washington’s move seems to have roots in the 15-year-old dispute over the su上海千花坊
sidies given to Boeing by the US and to Airbus by the EU. The US is using tariffs t
上海千花坊品茶微信o exert pressure on the EU to reduce subsidies to Airbus so Boeing can maintain its competitiveness in the global ma
rket and the jobs in the US plane manufacturing industry could be protected.
The US is wielding tariff as weapon also to increase its bargaining chips in the negotiations over “three zeros”－zero ta上海千花坊
riff, zero tariff barriers and zero subsidy－for non-auto industrial products.
Since the US and the EU have wide differences over auto and agri上海千花坊品茶微信
cultural products, the negotiations remain mired in uncertainty, although Washington com
pelled Brussels to continue the talks by threatening to impose fresh tariffs on EU goods in April.上海千花坊
As US President Donald Trump prepares to launch his re-election campaign, he is trying to mitigate US farmers’ sufferings, as the
votes from the agricultural belts helped him win the 2016 presidential election. The US administration has pro上海千花坊品茶微信
vided numerous subsidies for farmers to help offset their losses due to the US’ trade disputes with China, the EU and othe
r economies, but subsidies alone cannot solve the farmers’ problems. So Washington has put some EU agricu
ltural products on the tariff list in an effort to protect its agricultural products market.
However, the fact that the EU has agreed to resume negotiations on subsidies to the plane ma
nufacturing industry does not mean it will not take countermeasures if the US does impose mo
re tariffs on EU goods. In April, when the US levied additional tariffs on $21 billion of EU go
ods, Brussels responded by imposing tariffs on€20 billion ($22.43 billion) of US products.
months this year was from non-CISA members, whose clean capacity cannot be guaranteed, he emphasized.
Liu Bingjiang, head of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment’s air quality management department, said at the same fo上海千花坊品茶微信
rum that it is unfair for companies with high operational costs on environmental protection to compete und
上海千花坊er the same market conditions against those investing little into environmental protection.
The authorities will bring in industrial associations to tighten emissions assess
ment on steel producers when granting exemptions from production restrictions, he said.上海千花坊
Those with poor environmental protection records or that scheme to cheat the assessment will be severely punished, he said.
上海千花坊品茶微信Currently, China enforces steel production restrictions in key areas on days forecast to have heavy air pollution, and
roducers with ultra-low carbon emissions are allowed to have lower or no production cuts.
More than 60 steel producers in key areas, with a total crude steel capacity of 260 million上海千花坊
tons, have upgraded to meet ultra-low carbon emission standards, according to Liu.
上海千花坊品茶微信China expects 60 percent (340 million tons) of existing crude steel capacity in key areas
to be made with ultra-low carbon emissions by 2020, according to a ministry guideline released this year.
Li Xinchuang, president of the China Metallurgical Industry Planni
g and Research Institute, said that to achieve low-carbon emissions involves upgrades in上海千花坊
the whole process of steel production, and more attention should be paid to procedures such as raw materials tra
上海千花坊品茶微信nsportation and storage, which often generate emissions that are difficult to contain.
China’s oil and gas industry saw steady growth in 2018, with expansion reported in both pr上海千花坊
oven reserves and annual output, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources on Monday.
In 2018, national exploration of oil and gas saw a total investment of 63.66 billio
n yuan (about $9.26 billion), up 8.9 percent year on year, the ministry said in a report on its website.上海千花坊品茶微信
Investment in oil and gas exploitation rose 24.7 percent to reach 203.11 billion yuan, according to the ministry.
o pre-incubate the overseas star-ups in UK then build their team and integrate domestic resources such
as investors, supporting technologies and markets in Shenzhen, aiming to improve the transition rate of the innovative star-ups.上海千花坊
“It will be a one-stop model consisting of talent supply, industry research and development, proj
上海千花坊女神会所ect landing, business services and industry-academic-research cooperation, which we have explored for a
couple of years,” said Peng Lisi, general manager of UCLan Technology (Shenzhen) Ltd.
Since its establishment in 2008, UTSL has devoted itself to international knowledge transfer, the cooperation of “ind上海千花坊女神会所
ustry-academic-research”, cross-border incubator and students’ entrepreneurship
上海千花坊”Our efforts are paying off. The cooperation between industry, academics and research in Shenzhen is moving fo
rward to a bigger international platform and posing higher demands,” said Peng.
Xing Tao, vice executive president of Kaisa Group and president of Kaisa Technology Group, said the cooperation with U上海千花坊女神会所
TSL has been one of the company’s efforts to change itself from a real estate developer to a high-tech company.
上海千花坊”We are constructing a new industrial chain mode that includes real
estate projects, overseas innovation center and a Chinese incubator. Kaisa plans to build a br
and-new innovation eco-system that crosses different fields and combines necessary elements,” Xing said.上海千花坊女神会所
Wu Song, vice president of Luohu Hospital Group, said the cooperation with UTSL will he
lp deepen the hospital’s reform program. “In the future, the hospital will develop an operational mo上海千花坊
de of outpatient, industrial platform, R & D platform and a supporting platform,” Wu said.
上海千花坊女神会所Wen Zhenkun, director of the Department of Science and Technology of Shenzhen University, noted that this pro
ject has deepened the collaboration with UTSL in the area of incubation support for startups.
e medium term,” said Wyant. “Our expectations are high for some reasons. One of
which is the emerging middle class, so there are more opportunities for food safety.”上海千花坊
Ecolab, a $15 billion company in a $125 billion market, has a market share of around 11-12 percent globally.
上海千花坊”We see enormous opportunities here in China along with the underlying economic and so
cietal trends, such as the emerging of the middle class, water scarcity issues and the aging population, an
d our business is in line with the government’s commitment toward a more healthy and beautiful China. The m上海千花坊品茶微信
arket is huge and we are a good fit and well-placed to grasp the opportunities here,” said Wyant.
According to her, the company has to focus to succeed in China.
“It’s a massive country. It’s rife with opportunities, and it’s got a very aggressive and vibrant customer set, but also a co上海千花坊
mpetitive set. That’s why we say we really focus on three big opportunity areas where we think we bring ad
上海千花坊vantages that match China’s economic opportunities and its vision for society,” she added.
The first is food service, a market that is estimated to exceed 4 trillion y
uan, making it the second largest in the world. The annual revenue of the food service an上海千花坊品茶微信
d hospitality market has grown at double digits, providing a big opportunity for Ecolab.
上海千花坊And the second is around water management. This is where Ecolab brings things like the total water management capability.
“In China, we’re looking at the end use of water. And we’re leveraging out digital technologies like our 3D TRASARTM platf
orm, where we bring digitally connected devices into industrial cooling, boiler environments, and can reduce wa上海千花坊品茶微信
ter usage by up to 30 percent. Besides, we’re also introducing international standards on water management into the C
hina market, in a bid to upgrade the framework and bring corporate water management to the next level,” said Wyant.上海千花坊品茶微信
Ecolab and its client Nestlé are frontrunners on this, from setting
up a systematic water management approach for protecting the Taihu basin to ac
hieving the AWS (Alliance for Water Stewardship) standard certification in 15 drinking water factories.
The last focused area, according to Wyant, is healthcare. The comp
any is in talks with some of the leading hospitals on better managing infectious diseases.
“China is the best place to learn how to be agile, how to be fast, how to be m
arket focused, so we think we bring global know-how, global innovation with the w
illingness to invest in local Chinese capabilities and stay relevant,” said Wyant.
ia last year, she said she had been captivated since she was a c
hild by men and women dressed in Han-style robes fighting each other in kung fu television shows.上海千花坊上海千花坊
Although she started wearing hanfu on a daily basis simply because she really liked it, Zhou began to take it more seri
上海千花坊ously when she began attracting the attention and interest of foreigners and others who share the same love for tradi
tional Chinese culture, according to a China Central Television report on hanfu last year.
The Sina Weibo star has seen both her business in Sydney and her popularity on the micro-blogging platform continue to grow.上海千花坊
Because the clothing style disappeared for about 400 years before its reemergence, several
critics and academics doubt the authenticity of modern adaptations of hanfu, claiming tha
上海千花坊上海千花坊t the followers did not do sufficient historical research before recreating the outfits. Some have even gone on to say tha
t the movement is entrenched in racism and linked to nationalist movements which could spark potential con
flict between the Han ethnic group, which makes up almost 92 percent of China’s population, and the other 55 ethnic groups.上海千花坊
However, many young people who adopt hanfu as their daily fashion choice maintain that they wear it to show appre
ciation for their heritage and to feel a connection to their roots, with no political intention or motivation involved.上海千花坊上海千花坊
Despite of the ongoing debate over hanfu, many young Chinese people, including Shi and Zhou, continue
上海千花坊to promote wearing hanfu as a lifestyle choice and hope that it will one day be accepted as mainstream fashion.
Khaya Njumbe won the top prize in the child group of a singing contest of Chinese songs in the U.S.
Midwest and received a trophy on Sunday in a Chinese culture center in the southwestern suburbs in Chicago.上海千花坊上海千花坊
This is part of the “Water Cube Cup” Chinese Songs Singing Competition scheduled in August in Beijing of China.
Holding the trophy almost one-third of his size, the 10-year-old boy beamed, and just cou上海千花坊上海千花坊
ld not wait to play with other contest participating boys and girls standing around.
During the competition, the 10-year-old boy sang two Chinese songs, “Whe
n You Are Old and Grey” and “The Moon Represents My Heart.” The articulation, au
thentic pronunciation and emotional expression of the songs enabled him to win the prize.
elopment,with a goal of keeping China’s overall AI technology and application level in line with the world’s advanced level by 2020. It also underlined making Chi
上海千花坊女神会所na a forerunner in the world in terms of AI knowledge, technology and application by 2030.
Last year’s Government Work Report introduced instructions to promote the development of the
new generation of AI, especially in the fields of healthcare, pensions,culture, education, and sports.上海千花坊
At the beginning of this year, the government highlighted that AI development should be integrated into the country’s real economy,and that the in
上海千花坊女神会所dustry should be market-driven, to stimulate enterprises’ power of innovation and vitality of internal growth.
A recent International Data Corp report showed that in 2018,China’s AI market size in terms of sales revenue reached $1.76
billion. The figure is expected to reach $11.9 billion by 2023. By 2030, China is expected to take a lead in the
world in terms of AI theory, technology and application, and become a major AI innovation center.上海千花坊女神会所
Zhu Guang, CEO of Du Xiaoman Financial, the financial arm of Baidu, said: “In China, in the coming five to 10 yea
rs, AI technology will be deeply integrated into every industry. Some major companies will offer better i
nstruments and better algorithms, to spread the AI revolution to every industry. The wave of AI gives people上海千花坊
more time to use imagination and creativity,in order to make things that cannot be replaced by machines better.”
So, SAS established a financial incubation center in Nanjing,Jiangsu province, in East China,integrating its financia上海千花坊女神会所
l system into the local ecosystem. It also set up an internet of things partnership with the local government of
Wuxi, Jiangsu province, using its technology to energize the city’s outdated industries.
Last year, at the China International Big Data Industry Expo in Guiyang, Guizhou province, SAS teamed up with local fi上海千花坊女神会所
nancial institutions to set up a big data lab.The goal was to nurture talent and incubate new projects. It also partnered w
ith the municipal government of Shenzhen, Guangdong province, on a manufacturing project.
ducts have entered the global stage and many of them have become successful cases internationally,” Ge said.
上海千花坊女神会所She cited the global success of short video-sharing app TikTok, also known as Douyin in
China, and the apps developed by China’s Palace Museum, as examples of China’s innovative ability.
TikTok has 75 language versions and is liked by users from over 150 countries and regions, while the 11上海千花坊
apps developed by the Palace Museum have been downloaded by over 5 million users across the world.
“In the future, Apple and Chinese developers will enhance their coo
上海千花坊女神会所peration in the education and technology sectors, and hopefully Apple would contribute more to China’s app economy,” she said.
Before coming to Shanghai, Ge led the US company’s wireless technologies software engineering teams for nine ye
ars. Looking back, she admitted it is challenging to transition from a technical management job to run business in China.上海千花坊
“But I am very grateful to have the opportunity to return to China from the US. We hav
e a wonderful team of around 13,000 employees in China. They offer me great help.”
She has worked closely with Apple’s local R&D team and carrier partners to develop new Chin上海千花坊女神会所
a-specific features for iPhone and iPad, including dual-SIM cards function, QR code support and shor
t messaging service fraud prevention. Apple has also enabled the use of a phone number as an Apple ID.
“We want to offer better localized services. That is what I have been constantly pushing forward and what I like most,” Ge said.
上海千花坊女神会所She also hailed the smooth progress of the construction of Apple’s first China data center in Guiyang,
Guizhou province, adding that the company had received tremendous support from the local government.
“Apple’s recent moves demonstrate it no longer views China as a mere mar
ket but as an indispensable part of the company’s efforts in innovation,” said Xiang Ligang, dir上海千花坊女神会所
ector-general of the Information Consumption Alliance, a telecom industry association.
eir investmen上海千花坊女神会所ts within their own countries and abroad. They should promote the role of international financial institutions, and multilateral deve
lopment banks in particular, in lowering the cost of capital for sustainable infrastructure.
“The necessary pace and scale of transition requires a substantial expansion of that role,” he said.
Stern, a member of the international advisory panel for the Asian Infrastructure Investm
ent Bank, said that on the back of good management, a strong portfolio and a clear strategy, the AIIB successfully issued its first global b
ond last month, raising $2.5 billion to support sustainable infrastructure, cross-border connectivity, and env
ironmental, social and governance-related investment practices in emerging economies in Asia.
The AIIB‘s inaugural report on Asian infrastructure finance, published early this year, concluded there has been no significant breakthrough in Asia in mobilizin