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has long been a sore point for freight train operators and managers, because low utiliza
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“The system collects and incorporates the operational information of all the freight trains involv
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“At present, no other trade hub in China is able to amass such a huge trove of data as we do with our system,” Ma said.
According to the port area authorities, during a recent trial of the system freight trains r
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Between 2016 and the middle of this month, more than 2,400 trains had hauled goods acro
ss the port area, via about 20 routes of the China Express Railway, and made their way to 25 cities in 18 countries.
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vice, the port area is also expected to provide a major boost for the regional economy.
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ing to Zheng Weiguo, vice-manager of Urumqi International Land Port Multimodal Transport Co.
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nd him, heavy trucks loaded with multicolored containers were revving up to transfer goods onto an approaching freight train.
It can take as long as 50 days for the sauce to reach its farthest destination, Naples in Italy, by sea, setting off from Tianjin Port in North China.
“The express train services have cut the journey time to about 12 days, allowing Chinese agricultu
ral goods to overtake their global competitors,” said Liu Shaohua, deputy director of the port area.
“We have already received positive feedback from wholesale buyers overseas, who have praised the rail service for its speed and low rate of da
mage (to goods). In the future, we plan to further boost confidence in products made in Xinjiang, and expand avenues fo
r overseas sales through the real-time monitoring system and the sophisticated freight rail network.”
2008 global fin上海419论坛女神会所ancial crisis, needs to send a clear message in opposing protectionism
and upholding an open economy to allay growing uncertainties and risks in the global economy, he added.
Guillermo Santa Cruz, director of the Chinese Investment Monitor o
f the Argentina-China Chamber of Commerce, wrote in an article published in the Previe
w Policy Report for the G20 Osaka Summit that “we are at a point where we need to strengthen the message of op
enness, integration and fair competition that will take us to a shared prosperity”.
Building an open global economy with strong multilateral institutions is in everyone’s best interests, especially less-developed and developing countries, he said.
Xi and Trump agreed in a phone conversation last week to meet in Japan. Their upcoming me
eting has raised hopes that the two countries will narrow their differences. The news has turned global s
tock market sentiment upward, though concrete efforts are still needed to reach a deal, experts said.
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mediate between Pyongyang and Washington and bring them back to the negotiation table. Joint third-party eff
orts have become even more necessary now that the US-DPRK talks are deadlocked.
If the neighboring countries are willing to provide large-scale economic help to the DPRK, the latter could take active part in global affairs while expediting its denu
clearization process. And if the DPRK integrates with the international community, it will learn from China’s ope
ning-up experience how to accelerate its economic development for the benefit of its people.
Jin Qiangyi, head of International Politics Institute at Yanbian University
Strong China-DPRK ties key to peninsula stability
Xi was invited by top DPRK leader Kim Jong-un to visit the country and chose to do so in
the year marking the 70th anniversary of the establishment of Beijing-Pyongya
ghts safegu上海419论坛女神会所ards of the bill legally binding and would regularly report to the legislature implementation of the bill after it is passed.
Other heavyweights also expressed their strong disapproval of some protesters’ conduct.
Chief Secretary for Administration Matthew Cheung Kin-chung condemned the violence. He said the g
overnment would continue to attentively and humbly listen to public opinion on the amendments.
Commissioner of Police Stephen Lo Wai-chung strongly condemned the conduct of demonstrators and underlined the police
will follow up on cases and identify the law-breakers who disguised themselves by wearing masks.
In a statement responding to the incident issued on Monday morni
ng, the non-official members of the Executive Council, an organ for assisting the chief execu
tive in policymaking, expressed regret over the violent acts of a small minority of protesters.
College students born between 1995 and 2000 are becoming a vital new part of the dynamic travel market in China, with most of th
e young students making their first summer trips after enrolling in colleges, a new study said.
Though the motivation for making tours is relatively high among college students, their choices are
limited due to economic constraints with price being the major criteria for booking flight tickets, said the stud
y conducted by Qunar, an online travel firm owned by Ctrip, China’s largest online travel agency.
During summer vacations, students tend to choose flights that depart b
tween midnight and 2 am, as well as between 5 am and 9 am. The number of bookings of red-e
ye and budget flights is nearly three times higher than other regular flights, the Qunar study said.
China’s civil servant law, newly revised in December 2018, took effect Saturday.
The revised law clarifies systems of civil servant promotion and asses
sment, and includes statutes to improve rewards and benefits such as pension schemes.
It also tightens supervision over civil servants, keeping its statutes in
line with the supervision law and disciplinary rules of the Communist Party of China.
The revised law bans civil servants from working as leaders of industry regulators or administrati
ve departments in charge of supervising businesses run by their spouses, children or in-laws.
The civil servant law first took effect in 2006.
Pragmatic cooperation, global strategic stability high on Sino-Russian agenda
Beijing and Moscow will sign around 30 cooperation documents d
uring President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Russia next week, including two joint statements on bilateral t
ies as well as on global strategic stability, Vice-Foreign Minister Zhang Hanhui said on Thursday.
Xi will kick off a three-day state visit to Russia on Wednesday at the invitation of Russian President
Vladimir Putin, and attend the 23rd St. Petersburg International Economic Forum to be held between June 6 and June 8.
The two presidents will witness the signing of an array of agreements on business d
eals in areas such as trade, investment and energy, Zhang said at a media briefing in Beijing.
This year marks the 70th anniversary of diplomatic ties between
China and Russia, and Xi’s visit will mark a milestone for both countries, Zhang said.
to discuss reductions in tariffs in industrial goods and to seek agreement on conformity assessments. EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom is opp
osed to any quota agreement on cars and has lambasted the national security excuse put forward by the White House.
The most prominent supporter of free trade is the center-right European People’s Party which lost sea
ts largely to right-wing parties opposed to free trade, and to the Greens which want tougher conditions attached to trade deals.
The center-left Socialists are also broadly in support of free trade but lo
st seats, while the pro-trade Liberals (the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe) gai
ned seats. But the Liberals are now aligned with French President Emmanuel Macron’s En Ma
nsultancy Automotive Foresight, said SEAT’s smaller cars will help its parent company to reach custo