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ing the expansion of donor banks and intensified international exchanges crucial, the official said.
Senior IMF official: Stimulus could be used to boost domestic consumptionldsports足球比分千花坊女神会所
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 wldsports足球比分千花坊
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
ldsports足球比分千花坊女神会所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 maldsports足球比分千花坊
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 proceduldsports足球比分千花坊
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.ldsports足球比分千花坊女神会所
“We will intensify international cooperation in hematopoietic stem cell do
nation and transplantation, especially with countries and regions involved in the Bldsports足球比分千花坊
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 thldsports足球比分千花坊女神会所
ose in Southeast Asia, to build their own national marrow banks and operate them.
The announcement coincides with the 10th National Games for People with Disabil
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A domestic biopharmaceutical company has announced that it plans to submit an application to market probably the world’
ldsports足球比分419s first drug which can treat all types of neuroendocrine tumors, or NET, to China’s drug authority within this year.
Based in Shanghai’s Zhangjiang High-tech Park, Hutchison China Meditec
h Ltd said during a media briefing on Tuesday that the Phase III clinical trial of the oralldsports足球比分419品茶微信
drugwas completed ahead of schedule in June, and that they expect patents to be obtained at the end of this year.
There are currently only two drugs available in the market that can treat tumors. Both can only be used to treat pancreatic NET.
ldsports足球比分419Non-pancreatic NET patients account for roughly 80 percent of NET patients in China, doc
tors said. There are an estimated 300,000 patients suffering from NET on the Chinese mainland.
Su Weiguo, executive director and chief scientific officer of the company, said that the company wldsports足球比分419
ill look to make the drug more affordable by allowingpatients to claim part of the costs from medical insurance.
“We’re also preparing to launch clinical trials in Europe and the Unite
ldsports足球比分419品茶微信d States, and it may take place at the end of this year or early next year,” he said.
China will ease restrictions on car purchases to support auto sales
as part of its policy package announced Tuesday to boost the country’s consumption.
Regions with limits on vehicle purchases should roll out mealdsports足球比分419
sures to relax or lift the restrictions after taking into account their respective condition and support the
purchase of new energy vehicles, according to a guideline issued by the State Council.
ldsports足球比分419品茶微信The guideline outlined 20 measures to support consumption, including a
pplying new technologies to promote the circulation of products, improving i
nfrastructure of commercial streets and accelerating the development of chain convenience stores.
half of 2019, up from 728.9 million yuan from a year earlier. The compa
ny said the losses are caused by one-off items such as share-based compensation payments.?ldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
Yin Qi, founder and CEO of Megvii, said earlier that “Megvii is dedicated to creating AI innovations that solve soci
?ldsports足球比分千花网etal and industrial challenges. With the help of our investors and customers, we aim to accelerate our development as a tru
sted global leader in AI and the internet of things, empowering humans and enabling industrial progress.”
Andrew Downe, Asia regional head of commodities and global markets at Macquarie Group, which invested in Me?ldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
gvii in its Series D round of financing, said earlier that “Megvii is a global AI technology leader and innovator with cutti
ng-edge technologies, a scalable business model and a proven track record of monetization. We believe the com?ldsports足球比分千花网
mercialization of artificial intelligence is a long-term focus and is of great importance.”
The profits of China’s major industrial firms rose 2.6 percent year-on-
year in July, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed Tuesday.?ldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
This is a drastic rebound compared to the 3.1-percent decline in June.
In the first seven months, the profits of China’s major industrial firms dropped 1.7 percent to 3.5 trillion yuan ($494.03 bi
?ldsports足球比分千花网llion) and the decrease rate was 0.7 percentage points lower than that in the first half year.
Specifically, profits of State-owned industrial firms dropped 8.1 percent from one year earlier to 1.08 billion yuan, whil
e those of private ones gained 7 percent to 884.91 billion yuan year-on-year in the first seven months.?ldsports足球比分千花网
During the period, profits of the mining industry climbed 4.2 percent to 335.44 bill
on yuan, while the manufacturing industry dropped 3.4 percent to 2.88 trillion yuan.?ldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
Profits at 29 of the 41 industrial sectors surveyed rose compared wi
th one year earlier, while 12 sectors saw their profits fall, according to the NBS.
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.ldsports足球比分419论坛
According to the existing law, unapproved drugs, whether they are effective or not, are classified as fake
ldsports足球比分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.ldsports足球比分419论坛
Yuan Jie, director for the administrative law department of the Legislative Affairs Commissi
ldsports足球比分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.”ldsports足球比分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
ldsports足球比分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 patienldsports足球比分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
ldsports足球比分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 patientldsports足球比分419论坛品茶微信
s who purchased the copycat drug from Lu because they could not afford the patent drug.
p up reform efforts and spur market vitality, aiming for a steady
and healthy long-term development of the capital markets, according to the spokesperson.ldsports足球比分乌托邦
The regulatory commission set up a leadership team for co
ldsports足球比分乌托邦mprehensively deepening capital market reforms in March and has held m
ore than 10 meetings to discuss measures for 11 major aspects of reform.
China’s efforts to embrace an era of innovation-led growth h
ave prompted global companies to become more flexible and adept with theldsports足球比分乌托邦
ir new business requirements and approach to remain competitive in the country.
ldsports足球比分乌托邦Indications are that such a shift is already happening as mult
inational companies are no longer focusing on just sourcing top professional talent from ou
tside, but also deploying more resources to enhance the skills of their employees t
hrough multi-job training, overseas mobility, talent cultivation and incentive programs.ldsports足球比分乌托邦
With China’s economy changing from high-speed gro
wth to high-quality development, Schneider Electric China has
started to enhance digital innovation and created new momentum for the company’s
development, said Zhang Yanyan, senior vice-president for human resources at the company.
“As the business transforms, we have developed new initiatives at the strategic level of huma
n resources by establishing a comprehensive digital talent strategy,” she said, adding it inc
ludes mechanisms such as digital branding, digital talent attraction, customized digital
learning, innovative incentive schemes and retention programs for digital talent.
To support all of that, the human resources management team of Schneider Electric has a
pplied its own digital transformation in performance management, career develo
pment, incentive measures, employee engagement feedback and o
ther processes in China, as well as building a large-size database for people analytics.
All of these initiatives are well organized based on a mature three-pilla
It may sound cool but it is challenging to start a band. But for young music
ians who yearn to do just that, a variety show?Let‘s Band?aims to help them.娱乐地图
The show, financed by streaming giant Youku and produced by the Shanghai-b
ased company Paul Edward Production, has been running on Youku since
娱乐地图女神会所Aug 17, one episode each Saturday. The last episode is scheduled for November.
In the show, pop musicians Wang Feng, Li Ronghao, Bai Jugang and Am
ber Kuo serve as the “mentors”, and their job is to judge the contestants’ performances. The sho娱乐地图
w features 75 young aspirants who were shortlisted from around 1,000 aspirants.
Among the 75 competitors are former champion of the popular show The Voice of
China, students of Berklee College of Music, and musicians from underground bands.娱乐地图女神会所
In the first episode, there were competitions in six c
ategories — vocal, guitar, bass, drum, electric instrument and classical instrument.娱乐地图
The final winners will be part of a band, which will
be assisted by the producers to stage performances around the country.
娱乐地图女神会所Speaking about the show, Cen Junyi, the chief producer, says: “We
found that a majority of youngsters born in 2000s are fond of music and know a
bout bands. So, trying to set up a band is fairly common for some young people.”娱乐地图
Director Li Yixun says Chinese audiences can now understand different genres of m
usic as a number of music-themed variety shows have been made over the last decade.娱乐地图女神会所
“So, now is a good time to dive deeper and make a more professional music show,” he says.
“We also want the show to convey the message that band music has evolved into many diverse forms now.”
y coupled with a low birthrate, Japan adopted new immigrat
ion laws to attract foreign workers in certain sectors starting from April.ldsports足球比分夜生活
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.ldsports足球比分夜生活女神会所
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.
ldsports足球比分夜生活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 Presldsports足球比分夜生活
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.ldsports足球比分夜生活女神会所
“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.”
ldsports足球比分夜生活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!”ldsports足球比分夜生活女神会所
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.ldsports足球比分夜生活
“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
ldsports足球比分夜生活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.ldsports足球比分夜生活女神会所
“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.
e interest rate regime on Saturday. It decided to use the loan prime rate (LPR), the price of loans banks offer to their best cli
ents, as a new reference for bank loans, instead of the existing one-year benchmark lending rate.ldsports足球比分千花网
The new LPR was reported for the first time on Tuesday at 4.25 percent for one-year loans, low
ldsports足球比分千花网女神会所er than the 4.35 percent one-year benchmark lending rate which has been unchanged since August 2015. The LP
R for five-year loans was at 4.85 percent, according to the National Interbank Funding Center.
Many analysts have seen the new measure as an alternativldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
e way of cutting overall interest rates. In response, central bank officials said the reform itself
cannot replace the monetary policy or other policies, but it can improve the effectiveness of monetary policy.
Sun Guofeng, head of the central bank’s Monetary Policy Department, said the market-oriented inteldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
rest rate reform will not have a direct impact on the renminbi exchange rate. “The market rates are directly
ldsports足球比分千花网related to the exchange rate, but this reform is not involved with changes of market rates.”
He said the current interest rate spread between China and the United States “is within a comfortable zone”.
While many developed countries use monetary easing to spur econldsports足球比分千花网女神会所
omic growth, China is the only country among major economies to retain a normal mone
ldsports足球比分千花网tary policy, and the valuation of yuan-denominated assets is still at a relatively lower level. All of these factors can hel
p to maintain the renminbi exchange rate at a stable and adaptive level, Sun added.
Even under the new scheme, the interest rate level for mortgage loans will not decline, as the government will not ease the realdsports足球比分千花网女神会所
l estate control policy nor use real estate as a tool to stimulate short-term economic growth, said
Liu, who disclosed that the interest rate policy for personal mortgages will be revealed in several days.
rvingly opening to the outside world to increase its resilience to risks
and shoulder its responsibility as a major country,” said Wang Xiaosong, a researc?ldsports足球比分千花坊
h fellow with the National Academy of Development and Strategy under Renmin University of China.
?ldsports足球比分千花坊Covestro, a global chemicals giant that has been in China for nearly 20 years, is plannin
g to upgrade its China headquarters in Shanghai to its Asia-Pacific headquarters.
Holly Lei, president of Covestro China, said after the move, the?ldsports足球比分千花坊
company could better coordinate global resources to grow together with China.
?ldsports足球比分千花坊China is Covestro’s biggest single market and Shanghai is hom
e to its largest plant while housing its Asia-Pacific innovation center, said Lei.
Covestro is not alone in terms of expanding its business ambitions in the world’s second-largest economy.?ldsports足球比分千花坊
French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen plans to set up a regional procurement center in Sha
nghai. German chemicals giant BASF has increased investment to upgrade its innovation center in Shan
ghai after investing in a $10 billion production facility in Zhanjiang. The city is also home?ldsports足球比分千花坊女神会所
to Tesla’s gigafactory, which is under construction with an investment of over 50 billion yuan ($7.1 billion).
Investments from the European Union, Singapore, Japan and countries included in t?ldsports足球比分千花坊
he Belt and Road Initiative all grew at double-digit rates in the first half and the investm
ent structure is being optimized, said Hua Yuan, director of the municipal commission of commerce.
The high-tech service industry reported an actual use of foreign investment of $1.7 bil?ldsports足球比分千花坊女神会所
lion in the first six months, posting a hefty annual growth of 29.6 percent, said Hua.
A series of opening-up measures in multiple fields and industries and the impro
ving business environment has ramped up foreign investment interests in China.
Covering 608 hectares, the park is home to 208 different wild animal species, including the yellow-bellie
d weasel and hedgehogs, along with numerous types of birds. Tourists visit the venue throughout the year.ldsports足球比分419
According to the Olympic Park Management Committee, protecting the ecos
ldsports足球比分419女神会所ystem is the top priority, and the park is designed to act as Beijing’s “green lung”－a
n area for leisure and entertainment that meets the increasing demand from local residents for green space.
When the park was completed in June 2008, the proportion of forest arealdsports足球比分419
in Beijing rose to 67 percent and carbon sequestration－a process by which carb
on dioxide is removed from the atmosphere and held in solid or liquid form－reached 4,763 metric tons per ye
ldsports足球比分419女神会所ar. The park releases 5,208 tons of oxygen annually, according to the management committee.
As dusk falls at the park, young men play basketball on outdoor courts, retirees dance in large grou
ps and families use the walkways to exercise. Lovers often sit along the trails, listening to guitar players.ldsports足球比分419
Since 2014, Zhang Yu, 40, an illustrator at a nature and geographical magazine in Beijing for young readers, has spent more than
ldsports足球比分419女神会所100 nights in the park during summer and autumn, searching with a flashlight for signs of hedgehogs.
He even considered bringing a tent to the park late at night to ensure he had sufficient time to track the creatures.
According to Zhang, untended land in the park provides the perfect habldsports足球比分419
itat for hedgehogs, and they usually rest and sleep on the edges of grassy areas.
Wang Zhou, 60, from Beijing, who has been a keen bird watcher since 1996, said, “W
ldsports足球比分419女神会所e are lucky to have Olympic Forest Park as one of the areas to observe birds’ behavior.”
Wang, who worked in finance before retiring, said she used to watch birds to ease the pressure of work.
“Every time I saw the birds, especially some new species that suddldsports足球比分419
enly appeared, I felt a sense of satisfaction and my spirits quickly rose,” she said.
Wang has also watched birds at other parks in Beijing, such as the Old Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven.ldsports足球比分419女神会所
“Compared with other places, Olympic Forest Park has bushy shrubs an
d untrimmed plants, providing a better environment for wildlife,” she said.