since I need to spend over 1.5 hours on the subway to get to the Capital airport. But once the Daxing airpo
rt is in operation, it will be cut to 40 minutes,” he said.上海419论坛
“I have bought tickets to my hometown Guangzhou from the new airport for the National Day holi
day, and I’m thrilled to explore the cutting-edge technologies and the interesting design of the terminal,” he added.上海419论坛女神会所
The new airport, constructed to meet China’s surging air service demand and take the pr
essure off Beijing Capital International Airport, will serve as the second international airport for Beijing.
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square meters, the new airport is expected to handle 45 million passengers a year by 2021 and 72 million by 2025.
Didi Chuxing, China’s ride-hailing giant, plans to lower its minimum passenger age restricti上海419论坛女神会所
on for teens traveling without a supervising adult from 18 to 16, the company announced Wednesday.
The new adjustment comes months after Didi said in October that children under 18 were not上海419论坛
allowed to use the car-hailing service alone, which later generated heated discussion online.
Some people hold that for users aged between 16 to 18 who have left h上海419论坛
ome for work or study, the age regulation just shut them out of the service that gave
them no alternatives but to turn to illegal cab services, or black cars, the company said.上海419论坛女神会所
“It was never our intention to push some independent minors toward the more dangerou
s gray areas just because our policy requires all minors to take cars with their parents,” the company said.上海419论坛
According to an online poll initiated by Didi in February to seek public opinion on
whether minors can ride Didi alone, over half percent of the participants suppor上海419论坛女神会所
ted children below 18 years old being able to hail a ride without an adult accompanying them.
In another poll, the percentage of support group increased to 80% with the minimum age restriction was changed to 16.
Picture yourself going home after work on an autonomous aeria
l vehicle – a combination of drone and small helicopter – rather than being stuck in traffic.上海夜网
That may soon become a reality as a Guangzhou-based company has announced it is
上海夜网品茶微信cooperating with the local government to build a low-altitude aviation transportation network for AAVs.
Generally used to transport goods, “the network will shuttle passengers in a safe, fast, environmentally friendly, cost-efficien
t and intelligent way,” said Hu Huazhi, founder and chairman of technology company Ehang.上海夜网
The company, in cooperation with the Guangzhou government, will open the service to the public in 2021.
上海夜网品茶微信”We will launch pilot routes above the city roads this year,” Hu said. According to Hu, th
e company has finished the development of an application to allow passengers to pre-order the flying service.
“Passengers are allowed to pick up the drones at a designated上海夜网
station downtown, with charges being almost the same as taking a taxi,” Hu said.
上海夜网品茶微信He said the company is working with the local government to build more landing stations in the city in the following years.
Ehang, based in Guangzhou, has selected the city as its pilo
t city for the establishment of a low-altitude aviation transportation network.上海夜网
As part of the pilot program, Ehang will help the local government set up a command-and-control center to ensure that m
ultiple AAVs flying simultaneously can remain safe yet efficient. It will also help the city build the basic infrastru上海夜网品茶微信
cture to support urban air mobility, including by designing safety rules and market entry thresholds.
und spaces including garages, shopping malls, construction sites, and e
上海会所ntrances and exits of rail stations to reinforce advertising billboards, air conditioners and de
corations on high buildings, particularly in commercial and crowded places, to withstand strong winds.
Jiangsu has issued warnings to brace for strong winds, rainstorms and temperature drops since Friday.上海会所品茶微信
The provincial meteorological administraion said largte-scale indoor an
上海会所vd outdoor activities should be suspended and precarious buildings shoul
d be demolished or repaired to ensure safety. People are also advised to stay at home.
Shanghai unveiled a list of cultural activities and tour routes to boost its nighttime economy on Aug 8.上海会所
A total of 105 scenic spots, art galleries, museums and memorials across the city have taken
special measures to meet the growing demand for nighttime leisure from both Shanghai residents and touri
上海会所品茶微信sts from around the world, according to the municipal culture and tourism bureau.
Parks and spots including Shanghai Ocean Aquarium and Shanghai Jinjiang Action Park hav
e extended their business hours, while destinations such as Shanghai Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai Wil上海会所
dlife Park and Shanghai Happy Valley have presented special late shows or night-tour programs.
Museums including the Shanghai Museum and the Shanghai Natural Histor
上海会所品茶微信y Museum have launched special nighttime exhibitions, lectures and exploration activities.
Most of the nighttime tours and activities should be booked online so as to monitor an
d control the flow of visitors and ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all.上海会所
The municipality rolled out a guideline to boost the nighttime economy earlier this year.
Shanghai will encourage more cultural and tourism sites to launch nighttime activi上海会所品茶微信
ties and upgrade the overall service capacity for the nighttime economy, said the city’s authorities.
r plant, said the four reactors are the world’s first-ever third-g
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Zheng Mingguang, president of Shanghai Nuclear Engineering Research and Design Inst
itute Co Ltd, an affiliate of the State Power Investment Corp, said China has accumulated precious experiences and上海419女神会所
capabilities in nuclear power project design, construction, and operation over the past few decades.
By the end of June, China had 47 reactors in operation with a capacity of about 48.73 million kW, and the nuclear power
上海419plants produced about 160 billion kWh of electricity in the first half of 2019, up 23.09 percent year-on-year and acc
ounted for 4.75 percent of the total electricity generated in China, according to the China Nuclear Energy Association.
“We used to lag behind, but thanks to efforts of several generations of researchers, China is now among the few cou上海419女神会所
ntries in the world to have a comprehensive third-generation nuclear power industrial chain,” said Zheng, who is a
lso chief engineer of CAP1400, a third-generation nuclear reactor technology developed by the institute.
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stinct competitive advantages to export nuclear power projects, he said.
CAP1400 utilizes proven technologies and takes advantage of superior design features to reduce costs and meet high上海419女神会所
safety requirements, he said, adding China is able to design and manufacture key equipment and materials.
Over 85 percent of components and devices of CAP1400, including key ones s
上海419uch as steam generators, pressure vessels, accumulators, and squib valves, can
be domestically manufactured, thanks to efforts and innovations from both State-owned and private Chinese com上海419女神会所
panies, while the rest can be sourced from multiple foreign suppliers, according to Zheng
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.
hina will pour more resources into promoting telecom universal services, as part of a massive push to reduce the d
上海千花坊女神会所igital divide between rural and urban residents, the country’s top industry regulator said on August 1.
Zhang Feng, chief engineer of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said tele上海千花坊
communication universal service embodies the fundamental rights and interests of all citizens in a
country. It has been included in the supreme values upheld by the telecommunications sector for over 10 decades.
上海千花坊”So far, 98 percent of China’s administrative villages have been covered by the 4G networ
k and optical network, offering an effective way for rural residents to enjoy remote education, int
ernet medical services, e-commerce and other internet-enabled services,” Zhang said.上海千花坊女神会所
According to him, more efforts will be made to deepen the coverag
e of the network. Cyberspace should be considered as a community of shared fu
ture for all humankind. Governments should scale up policy support to encourage telecom operators in actively e上海千花坊
nhancing the joint construction and coverage of broadband networks in rural, remote, difficult and unserved areas.
Starting from the end of 2015, the central government and telecom carriers including China Telecom, China Mobile an上海千花坊女神会所
d China Unicom, have invested more than 40 billion yuan ($5.8 billion) in total in three rounds of pilot projects to e
xpand optical networks to 130,000 administrative villages, including 43,000 poor villages.
上海千花坊女神会所”We also need to ramp up efforts to accelerate the pace of technologic
al innovation to power more internet applications in rural areas, with the focus o
n exploring more ways to help rural children access quality education,” Zhang added.上海千花坊
Data from the International Telecommunication Union show that 159 countries hav
e listed universal telecom services as part of their plans to promote broadband coverage.
nificant way, and Chinese and UAE companies are working in tandem to share technology, capital a
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ent for China Everbright Group to set up its MENA financial and investment hub in the Abu Dhabi Global Market.
A bold vision was outlined, as President Xi Jinping and Sheikh Mohamed 上海千花坊
bin Zayed Al Nahyan sat down together and signed an agreement aligning common go
上海千花坊品茶微信als. This document included commitments to development, growth, prosperity and stability. Among other asp
ects, there was also an agreement to adhere to the principles of mutual interest, equality and understanding.
Another series of milestones stemmed from the UAE-China Economic Fo 上海千花坊r
um, where 19 agreements and memorandums were signed by a broad range of sectors betwe
en numerous UAE and China businesses. This forum showed the level of sophistication achieved in the UAE-Chi
上海千花坊品茶微信na relationship, as opportunities for joint action for investment were explored with a high-ranking ministerial de
legation and business leaders from the respective nations. Such achievements are the result of decades of hard work, sinc
e the first visit of the late Sheikh Zayed in 1990, as the first leader to China from the Arab region. 上海千花坊
There was a fitting send-off toward the end of the visit, as a celebration was held marking th
上海千花坊品茶微信e 35th anniversary of the establishment of friendship and bilateral relations between the United Arab Emi
rates and the People’s Republic of China. A grand ceremony took place in Beijing, which was attended by His Highn
ess Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, China’s Vice-President Wang Qishan, the staff of the diplomatic miss 上海千花坊
ion and many high-level dignitaries, ministers, businesses and investors. There were even
上海千花坊品茶微信more agreements and memorandums achieved on the sidelines of this event, between a
number of Emirati and Chinese businesses, five more to cap off an extremely fruitful trip to China.
es have the right to explore their own path of development and their own human rights protection model.
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ational security and territorial integrity. The problems in Xinjiang are not ethnic or relig
上海419论坛品茶微信ious issues, but issues of terrorism and violent crimes. The Chinese government has taken measures
according to the law to respond to these challenges to ensure social stability and the fundamental interests of local people.
The measures China has taken in Xinjiang are to not only fight ag上海419论坛
ainst terrorism, extremism and separatism, but also prevent more people from being br
上海419论坛品茶微信ainwashed by harmful ideology that is often packaged in religion and nationalism.
These measures have reversed Xinjiang’s security situation within a few ye
ars. Over the past nearly three years, Xinjiang has not witnessed any violence incidents, wh上海419论坛
ich is a significant achievement for a region that is three times as large as France with a population of about 24 mil
l上海419论坛品茶微信ion comprising 47 ethnic groups and many different religions.Reviewing the reform of Party and State institutions at a m
eeting on July 5, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, said the ref
orm’s achievements should be consolidated and China’s system and capacity for governance modernized.
Xinjiang was once at a crossroad where it threatened to become another hotbed and上海419论坛品茶微信
exporter of terrorism. China has turned it to a region of stability and prosperity.
Beijing has invited foreign envoys, ambassadors, international organization officials and repo
rters to visit Xinjiang many times. Almost all of the people who have seen Xinjiang, including the vo
cational education training centers, for themselves have said that it is different from the Western media’s reports.
The duplicity and hypocrisy of some Western countries are evident in their one-sided and baseless criticism of the a
nti-radicalism measures employed in Xinjiang. It seems only after Beijing gives a green light to the spre
ad of terrorism, extremism and separatism will these Western countries pocket their accusing fingers.
re to institutionalize now the policies and capabilities that can rebalance our econ
上海419论坛omic relations with China, strengthen our alliances with like-minded dem
ocracies and ultimately to defeat the PRC’s global ambitions to suppress freedom and liberty.”
Indeed, Fanell is aware of the irony of the pot calling the ke上海419论坛品茶微信
ttle black. But since Fanell and his ilk are honorable men, they should either do something diplomatically positive or get off the pot.
上海419论坛It’s a pity that the once undisputed world leader, along with those who still swea
r by its “just and fair” foreign policy, no longer has an ideological pot to … . No w
onder it has made taking potshots at China, blaming it for all the ills in the world, its favorite pastime.上海419论坛品茶微信
But should ifs and ands were pots and pans there’d be no work for tinkers’ hands.
It’s time US officials and think tank members stopped using s
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Chinese space startup iSpace, also known as Starcraft Glory, made history on Thursday with the successful launch of its SQX-1 Y1 rocket.
The launch sent two satellites and payloads into a 300-kilometer c上海419论坛
ircular orbit and was the first time a private Chinese company put a satellite into orbit.
The successful launch, which is considered a major step for private comp
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The 2016 China Space Whitepaper outlined appropriate mechan
isms for space investment and encouraged private sector participation in space.上海419论坛
Over the following years, dozens of Chinese space startups have eme
上海419论坛品茶微信rged, which are backed not only by national policy but also venture capital.
While the two failed launches raised skepticism, the success of iSpac
e is expected to inject renewed confidence in private sector space programs in China.
hina’s installed base of smart assistant devices are expected to re
上海千花坊ach 5.8 billion by 2023, an industrial forecast showed.
Devices for the home such as air conditioners, door locks, TVs and refrigerators,上海千花坊女神会所
which will be able to be operated by a smart assistant via the network, will reach 3.6 billion in 2023, according to
上海千花坊the latest report on China’s Internet of Things (IOT) market by global technology market analyst firm Canalys.
The rise of smart assistants built-in to speakers catalyzed the growth of smart home devices that can be controlled via voice.
The installed base of devices with smart assistants built-in will reach 2.2 billion units in China上海千花坊女神会所
with a compound annual growth rate of 42 percent between 2018 and 2023, the report showed.
Canalys predicts that every Chinese household will
own an average of seven smart assistant-compatible home devices by 2023.
上海千花坊女神会所”The large appliance category, which includes refrigerators, washing machines and air condi
tioners, is expected to contribute the biggest growth,” said Canalys Research Analyst Cynthia Chen.
The smartphone will continue to be the main device category for smart assistants in 2023.上海千花坊
Over the next few years, the increasing awareness of saving energy and creating a healthier liv
ing environment will also be important for the Chinese IoT market, according to the report.
上海千花坊Huawei on Friday unveiled its first commercial 5G sma
rtphone in China, as the Chinese tech giant scrambles to be among the first
to give domestic consumers the access to the groundbreaking technology.上海千花坊女神会所
Priced at 6,199 yuan ($900) in China, the Mate 20 X comes with a 7.2 inch- screen, which is designed for a truly immersive experienc
e so that gamers and people who binge on films and TV shows can get the best from the phone, Huawei said.上海千花坊女神会所
He Gang, president of Huawei’s consumer business group, said the hands
et is the first in the world to support standalone and non-standalone 5G networks.
Its downloading peak speed can be 10 times as fast as 4G smartphones, He said.