Month: May 2019
for more than 60 years and stayed true to his original aspirations. As a s
oldier, Zhang defended the country; as a civilian, he works for the people’s well-being, Xi said.
Zhang lives a life of simplicity, purity and indifference to fame and fortune, serving as a role
model for military officers, rank-and-file soldiers and veterans across the country, Xi said.
Zhang, a member of the CPC, was a soldier of Brigade 359 of the Northwest Field Ar
my, one of the main forces of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army during the Liberation War between 1945 and 1949.
He was honored by the Northwest Field Army sever
al times for performing meritorious deeds as he braved enemy fire. He was twice given the honorary title of C
decades has prompted a huge rise in urbanization, which has see
n large numbers of unattached young people from rural areas move to large cities in sea
rch of work. Their work-dominated lifestyles mean few have friends to share meals with.
To feed this massive market, catering companies have started providi
ng more options tailored to single customers. Meituan-Dianping, a popular food del
ivery company, told the Financial Times that 65 percent of its orders come from unmarried customers.
On food delivery platforms, many restaurants offer meal deals specifically for singletons. Pizza Hut provides 15-centimeter, o
ne-person bases, while stir-fry restaurants offer reduced portions or meal deals consisting of just one or two dishe
s and a bowl of rice, compared with traditional meals that must contain at least three main dishes plus a soup.
we never doubted him, despite all the ups and downs.”
What players will be chosen by Lippi remains uncertain, but seeking younger talent will be a priority. Lippi led the oldest
team at the Asian Cup this year, with an average age of 30.2 years, and many veterans will retire before the next World Cup.
Lippi’s best shot now is Espanyol striker Wu Lei, who joined La Liga
immediately after the Asian Cup and became the first Chinese player to score in the league.
Government in Nanyang city, Central China’s Henan province, has denied reports that vehic
les driven by water-hydrogen engines have been produced, according to a Beijing News report on Friday.
A Nanyang Daily report on Thursday said that such a vehicle has been produced, saying that the vehic
le consumes water in its engine, and with the help of special catalyst then produces hydrogen to fuel the vehicle.
and enhance intellectual property right protection, Xi said. He called on
the governments to build a stable, fair and transparent business environment, and to he
lp private enterprises and small and medium-sized companies to address their difficulties in finance.
Governments in the central region should attract advanced manufacturing enterprises moved from the coastal reg
ion, take part in Belt and Road international cooperation, enhance the protection of the environment, create m
ore jobs for poverty reduction and make relevant policies to support the rise of the central region, Xi said.
hina will further open and reform its markets, as well as facilitate a predictable busin
ess environment to help companies improve their ability to respond to risks, said the Ministry of Commerce.
more stressed and anxious, so they want to be consoled. Food is a very good way to console oneself
and feel pleasure. When you are in a bad mood, you can quickly get a satisfying feeling by eating,” she said.
“It is on this basis that eating alone can relax one’s mind. When you eat, you can focus on the
eating process itself and you don’t have to think about other things. This is the best kind of rest.”
She said she has noticed that more young people are willing to step into the kitchen and
start cooking for themselves, despite the emergence of a wider range of eating options outside.
“The solo dining concept is not about ‘I’m single and I eat alone’, but more about people beginning
to pay attention to how to eat well, healthily and safely. This is not a trend about being single or eating al
one, but of paying attention to one’s diet and starting to pursue an individualistic lifestyle,” she said.
As tours to Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have become increasingly popular among tourists from home and abroad, local
authorities have announced a plan recently to launch as many as 100 special trains for tourists from May to October.
The local railway authorities will step up cooperation with other part
s of the country to boost Xinjiang’s tourism development, according to Huang Ti
ngfen, deputy general manager of Xinjiang Railway Tourism Development Group.
The trains will provide easier access to both the southern and northern parts of Xinjia
ng, said Huang. It will also be more convenient for Xinjiang residents to travel to other parts of the country.
In addition, a thread on Weibo, China’s Twitter-like comments platfor
m, titled “eating alone” contains 226,000 posts and has garnered 290 million hits.
In 2017, WithEating Magazine, a Chinese foodie journal, started its Eati
ng Alone channel on Bilibili, a popular video-sharing website. To date, the channel, wh
ich has 52 episodes explaining how to prepare meals for one, has attracted more than 200 million hits.
In February, the magazine published a book of the same name, listing 65 recipes for dishes ranging fr
om desserts to foreign cuisine, such as roasted ribs, the Korean favorite bibimbap and seafood curry.
To many people’s surprise, it became a best-seller. “We didn’t expect the book to sell so we
ll. We didn’t print enough copies initially,” the magazine said on its Weibo account last month.
uawei’s chips. Only with its cooperation is it possible for Huawei to have a Plan B in stocking
in-house processors in order to offset fallout from the US ban on its access to US chips,” Xiang said.
He said the move by Panasonic also showcases that the Japanes
e tech company is not willing to surrender to political pressure from Washington, after ear
lier reports that it had stopped shipments of certain components to Huawei. The firm bought $6.3 billion wort
h of products including batteries and electronic components from Panasonic in 2018, according to Nikkei Asian Review.
United Kingdom-based mobile operator EE said on We
dnesday that its 5G network in the UK would rely on equipment made by Huawei.
independent enrollment of students with special talents.
Independent enrollment was added as an admission alternative a decade ago to allow some key uni
versities to enroll students they choose fit. Tests of academic competence and interviews are usually required.
However, the rise of fraud cases in independent enrollment in re
cent years has tainted the practice’s reputation and caught the authorities’ attention.
Huawei Technologies Co is securing support from some key suppliers and custome
rs amid the announced United States government restrictions on the Chinese telecom giant.
Panasonic Corp said on its China website on Thursday that it is continui
ng to supply components to Huawei despite reports that it will cut cooperation.
Co and learned about the company’s production of rare earths and the development of the rare earth industry in Ganzhou.