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efore, when he conceives the subjects of his next paintings, and calculates the amount of work required to finish them the
next day. The next morning, he will immerse himself in completing the work, no matter how long it takes.亚博体育登录后花园
In 2015 alone, he completed over 1,000 paintings, a persistent endeavor to say the least.
His first name, Renzhen, is a homophone of the Chinese word that m
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“Paintings must offer inspiration, never cease to surprise and a
maze, and express a hopeful vision. Otherwise they would just be a chore to do.”
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ave designed, so that the viewers can feel the relationship between my paintings
and reality in a tangible space. After all, my imagination comes from my
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d Disney executives discussed the film at the Mouse House’s D23 Expo held from Friday to Sunday.
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ulan and is a live action adaptation of Disney’s 1998 animated film of the same name.
An Indian police officer and a militant were kil
led in an encounter in restive India-controlled Kashmir, police said on Wednesday.亚博体育登录后花园
The encounter between the security forces and armed militants
亚博体育登录后花园began on Tuesday evening continued till Wednesday morning in Baramulla dist
rict, about 70 km west of Srinagar city, the summer capital of India-controlled Kashmir.
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e incident is being treated at Army Hospital,” police said on twitter on Wednesday.
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ted Article 370 of the Indian constitution which had guaranteed a “special status” to the troubled region.
A separatist movement and guerrilla war challenging New Delhi’s rule is going on in the re
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communication Union, said China is a pioneer in reducing the digital divide, with a strong input of resources
?亚博体育登录后花园to ensure that more people can access fast, affordable mobile communication and broadband network services.
After the conclusion of an important meeting of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, the participants said Chi
na seeks to make its fiscal policy more effective and maintain “reasonably ample” liquidity. And instead of resorting to a sti?亚博体育登录后花园品茶微信
mulus in the real estate market, China will lay emphasis on “proactive fiscal policy and prudent monetary policy”.
It is a challenging balancing act, but the right stance at the right time.
?亚博体育登录后花园Meanwhile, White House pledged to impose an additional 10 percent tariff on Chinese imports to th
e US, which caused US stocks to tank 280 points. The White House needs a scapegoat as the Fed cuts ca
nnot offset Trump’s tweet policies, US growth is slowing and a slowdown is looming in 2020.
The CPC Central Committee seeks to avoid targeted but costly stimulus policies, which co?亚博体育登录后花园品茶微信
uld exacerbate new risks of asset bubbles over time, while ensuring adequate fiscal support. Since inf
rastructure investment remains relatively soft by historical standards, fiscal easing on investment is likely in the s
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The International Telecommunication Union drafted the Dunhuang Initiative
on Thursday, calling for more countries and regions to promote internet connectivity.
Chen Zhongyue, deputy general manager of China Telecom, said the telecom carrier has been working hard to build b?亚博体育登录后花园
etter telecom infrastructure to help people in remote mountainous regions and districts enjoy fast internet services.
In Gansu province alone, the company has invested 1.9 billion yuan since 2016 to help reduce poverty through building
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ges in Gansu has been covered by 4G signals and 99 percent have been covered by the optical network.
Zhang said the group also has more job opportunities thanks to better legal protections, more policy support and training programs.
亚博体育登录后花园More than 80 laws and 50 administrative regulations have been passed concerning the prot
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Profits of China’s major industrial firms fell 2.4 percent year on year in the first half
亚博体育登录后花园of 2019, data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed Saturday.
The decline quickened slightly from a fall of 2.3 percent in the January-May period.
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e than 20 million yuan (about $2.9 million) amounted to 2.98 trillion yuan in the first
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Specifically, profits of state-owned industrial firms dropped 8.7 percent from one year earlier to 936.88 billion yuan, w
hile those of private ones reached 743.07 billion yuan, a 6-percent year-on-year increase.亚博体育登录后花园
In June alone, profits of industrial firms dropped 3.1 percent from one year earlier to 601.92 billion yuan, according to the NBS.
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rofit growth in H1, while auto production, chemicals, and computer, communica
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Zhu Hong, an NBS senior statistician, attributed the fall in profits to the weak market demand in the
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In H1, auto industry saw its profits sharply down 24.9 percent, while profits in the petroleum processing
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overall industrial profit growth down by 6.3 percentage points, according to Zhu.
ve enjoyed the fastest economic growth in China recent years, the report said, especially Guizhou province and Ch
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nt, thanks to the big increase of the import and export volume with the European Union and the Asso
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th of 13.3 percent to hit 410.67 billion yuan (about $60 billion) in the first six months, representing 12.5 pe
rcent of the province’s total, according to statistics released by Guangdong customs on Tuesday.亚博体育登录后花园
The southern province’s import and export volume with ASEAN climbed to 439.95 billion yuan from January to June,
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The steady foreign trade growth with European Union and ASEAN has helped the province, China’s
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Guangdong’s foreign trade with the United States was 378.44 billion yuan in the first s
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ive Region came to 500.18 billion yuan between January and June, a slight reduction of 0.7 percent year-on-year.
Guangdong, the window of China’s reform and opening-up, recorded a foreign trade v亚博体育登录后花园
olume of 3.28 trillion yuan in the first six months, accounting for 22.4 percent of the country’s total.
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ort volume of 1.98 trillion yuan in the six months ending in June, up 3.9 percent year-on-year. But Guangdong’s imp
orts saw a year-on-year decline of 2.5 percent to come to 1.3 trillion yuan in the first half of the year.
o portray himself as a strong leader who brooks no nonsense so his ruling Liberal Democratic Pa
rty, along with its coalition partner Komeito, can win two-thirds of the seats in the upper house election on S?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所
unday. To some extent, Japan also intends to show the United States that it will respond aggressively to any moves it con
?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所siders harmful to the country, so that the US stops coercing Japan to compromise its economic interests.
Yet in so doing Tokyo has adopted the US’ unilateral strategy of using economic sanctions to resolve non-economic issues. This will harm the RO?亚博体育登录后花园
K as Japan expects, but it will also deal a blow to the regional economy and stability by hindering the progress of the China-Ja
?亚博体育登录后花园pan-ROK free trade agreement, especially because Seoul is mulling taking countermeasures against Tokyo, which cou
ld worsen the situation, and the US is not expected to sincerely mediate between its two allies.?亚博体育登录后花园
The trade spat between the two neighbors has its roots in a series of events including the 2018 radar lock-on dispute, the closi
?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所ng of Japan-funded “comfort women” foundation and the controversy over some ROK officials demanding the Ja
panese emperor’s apology for Japan’s war crimes. And the Abe administration’s displeasure with Seoul’s policies under Presid?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所
ent Moon Jae-in, as reflected in Moon’s engagement with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, has boiled over.
But Tokyo’s move to wield the high-tech stick could draw the two countries into a vicious circle of attack and retaliation, in part?亚博体育登录后花园
icular, because Seoul could respond in kind to what Moon said was an unprecedented emergency. In fact, anti-
?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所Japan sentiments are raging through the ROK with some shops ceasing to sell Japanese products.
The latest Tokyo-Seoul conflict has not only created new problems for b
ilateral ties but also threatens to weaken the economic and political fabric of East A?亚博体育登录后花园
sia, which would be detrimental to the further integration of the regional economies, and make it more difficult for the
world to maintain economic stability and prosperity in the face of increasing trade disputes.?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所
The deteriorating relations between Tokyo and Seoul have caused much worry amon
g US elites, too, because the US’ alliance with the two countries has helped Washington to consolidate its str?亚博体育登录后花园
ategic foothold in the Asia-Pacific region while Japan’s actions against the ROK could push the latter closer to China on
economic and strategic issues. But despite the souring of relations, Japan and the ROK are not likely to engage in a se?亚博体育登录后花园女神会所
curity conflict, because the ROK remains highly dependent on the US when it comes to security.