t Institute at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said China
‘s agricultural sector was plagued by inefficient production practices for亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
many years, while annual output was highly susceptible to changes in climate.
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In 1961, the arid conditions reduced the total crop yield by 61 million metric tons, a 30 percent fall from 1958.
Since the early 1980s, the central leadership has attached great significan
亚博体育怎么提现会所ce to agricultural innovation. In 2015, investment in scientific and technological research reached 55 billion yu
an ($7.8 billion at today’s rates), compared with 720 million yuan in 1978, Du said.
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of major crops, including rice, corn and wheat, are sown with high-yield, resilient species.
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erile” wheat, the “super rice” system and hybrid corn breeding-have been established to fast-t
rack improvements in edible crops and ensure the food supply is reliable and safe in the long term.
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s also helped farmers to raise yields and reduce damage to the environment.
At present, environmentally friendly methods are used to prevent and control pests on 56.7 mill
ion hectares under cultivation, accounting for 15 percent of the total area affected by such pests.
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tion areas has reduced the use of chemicals by 20 to 30 percent, the ministry said.
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aunched in 2005. It aims to tailor the use of synthesized fertilizers to suit local soil conditions
and improve awareness of the scientific management of fertilizers among farmers.
s Development Research Center, said the US tariffs targeting Chinese imports will not
only harm the interests of US consumers, but also drag down the US economy.亚博体育怎么提现会所
In addition, tariffs will seriously dampen the confidence of the international marke
t and create new uncertainties to the world economy, Wang said at a seminar in Beijing.亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
New measures ease foreign companies’ market access, help inspire greater investor confidence
亚博体育怎么提现会所Despite the Sino-US trade dispute, China has attracted a great deal of f
oreign direct investment from diversified sources in the first seven months of 2019, layi
ng a solid footing for the second half, experts and company leaders said on Tuesday.
The remarks came after the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday that FDI in the Chi亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
nese mainland rose 7.3 percent year-on-year to 533.14 billion yuan ($75.5 billion) between January and July, res
ponding positively to the government’s opening-up and liberalizing measures.
亚博体育怎么提现会所New growth momentum has been created by plans to establish six new pilot free trade
zones and releasing two shortened negative lists for foreign investment to allow access to more industrial sectors, said
Lu Ming, vice-dean at the Academy of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade.亚博体育怎么提现会所
The newly revised negative lists, which took effect July 30, ease foreign market acce
ss in agriculture, mining and manufacturing. The service sector has also s亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
een substantial opening-up in transportation, infrastructure, culture and value-added telecommunications.
Xue Rongjiu, deputy director of the China Society for WTO Studies, said the new measures are key for driving FDI growth.亚博体育怎么提现会所
Foreign investors are optimistic on the long-term development of the economy an
d industry because the country advocates multilateralism, deepens reform and expands opening-up, in pa
rticular for companies from e亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信conomies involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, he said.
ould launch the new tech board and pilot the registration-based initial public offering syst
亚博体育怎么提现会所em. In a high-profile meeting in February, Xi called for improvements in the fundamental rules of capital markets.
The STAR Market has been seen as the testing ground of capital market reforms. No daily limit
of stock price rises or losses was imposed on the first five trading 亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信days, and after that a 20-percent dai
ly limit was adopted, versus a 10-percent limit for other boards of the A-share market.
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ntals of the listed stocks, the volatility of the new market is set to decrease, Wang said.
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oing up or down together but to diverge, as investors take a closer look at the listed firms’ fu
ndamentals, instead of regarding stocks on the new board as a whole,” Wang said.
亚博体育怎么提现会所Li Daxiao, chief economist at Shenzhen-based Yingda Securities, said stocks of the new market m
ay be overvalued as investors chased the small amount of listings on the new board, citing that the average price-t
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But any bursting of a price bubble is unlikely to happen, Li said, as the number of listed firms will not increase sharply.
亚博体育怎么提现会所Although the new board may draw funds from the other submarket
s, it is unlikely to weigh on the performance of the whole A-share market in the third quarter, Li added.
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vestor sentiment. With the smooth debut of the STAR Market, such concerns will gradually disappear,” Li said.
亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信The whole A-share market may rally in the third quarter, given ex
pectations of the accommodative monetary environment, the influx of foreign cap
ital, and the recovery in listed firms’ financial performances as the economy stabilizes, according to Li.亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
On Thursday, the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.48 per
cent to 2937.36 points, while the blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.82 percent to 3851.07 points.
Effort is part of plan to assist nation in becoming a global power in the sport
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unds by the end of this year as authorities push ahead with reforms aimed
at making the country a global power in the sport, the Ministry of Education said on Tuesday.
亚博体育怎么提现会所Wang Dengfeng, head of the ministry’s Department of Physical, Health and Arts Education
, said kindergarten is a key stage in the development of children’s sporting interests, habits, understanding and skil
ls, and the kindergartens will conduct play-oriented training to cultivate pupils’ interest in the sport.亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
The ministry will provide soccer training to 200 kindergarten teachers and 200 principals, he said.
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th soccer programs in their curricula by 2025 to foster children’s interest in the s亚博体育怎么提现会所
port and promote high-quality coaching, training and competition, Wang said.
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main physical education emphasis, involving around 20 million students, he said.
To qualify as soccer-focused schools, they must have at least one soccer course each week for all
亚博体育怎么提现会所students and also provide them with after-school soccer training and competitive matches, Wang said.
More than two-thirds of China’s primary and secondary schools do not have soccer fields. T亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
here were more than 120,000 soccer fields in primary and secondary schools as of Se
ptember, Wang said, but the country has more than 380,000 primary and secondary schools.亚博体育怎么提现会所
“We built, renovated and expanded 32,000 soccer fields in schools from 2015 to 2018, and another 29,000 will be built by 2020,” he said.
亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信An avid soccer fan, President Xi Jinping has said he has three World C
up dreams for China: to take part in the tournament again, to host the event and to win it.
The National Development and Reform Commission releas亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
ed a plan in 2016 calling for China to become an elite soccer nation by 2050.
ouraged many Chinese companies from (investing in) the industries. The STAR Market, however, has th
?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信e potential to correct this resource misallocation and therefore notably enhance productivity,” Xue said.
“By pushing forward development of the STAR Market, we aim to promote reform of the whole capital
market, nurturing more high-tech innovative enterprises and furthering economic upgrading,” said?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
Pi Liuyi, deputy director of the China Securities Regulatory Commission’s Department of Market Supervision.
?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has never been a state called “East Turkistan” so th
e separatist forces’ attempts to incite the Uygurs seeking independence in the name of “East Tu
rkistan” is just a political move to split China, according to a white paper released on Sunday.?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
The State Council Information Office issued the white paper on historical matters concerning Xinjiang.
?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信In more recent times, hostile forces in and outside of China, especially separatists, religious extremists and ter
rorists, have tried to split China and break it apart by distorting history and facts, according to the white paper.
Xinjiang was formally included into Chinese territory during the Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220) a?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
nd the central government of all dynasties maintained jurisdiction over the region. The region ha
s long been an inseparable part of Chinese territory. Never has it been “East Turkistan”, it said.
?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信The main ancestors of the Uygurs were the Ouigour people
who lived on the Mongolian Plateau during the Sui (581-618) and Tang
(581-907) dynasties, and they joined other ethnic groups to resist the oppression and slavery of the Turks.
The Chinese authorities’ ramped-up efforts to promote high-qualit
y development in the new energy vehicle sector, reflected by the most recent re?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
lease of an updated list on NEVs to enjoy exemptions of vehicle and vessel tax, will further help boost the healthy de
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The vehicle and vessel tax, paid annually by car or ship owners, varies between hundre?亚博体育怎么提现会所
ds of yuan to thousands of yuan, depending on engine sizes and the capacity of vehicles or ships.
?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信According to the latest list of NEVs and small engine vehicles to enjoy vehicle and vessel tax cu
ts that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology issued recently on its website, vehicle and ve
ssel tax will be slashed completely for 444 types of NEVs and halved for 72 types of energy-saving vehicles.?亚博体育怎么提现会所
Moreover, the list has extended tax cuts to more NEVs compared with the previous list, and
?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信makes higher requirements on the performance of the NEVs to be included, such as lower power co
nsumption per 100 kilometers, the increased energy density of battery packs, and a higher cruising range, a
cording to Cui Dongshu, secretary-general of the China Passenger Car Association.?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
“The new list mirrors the progress of China’s NEVs, especially in key perfo
?亚博体育怎么提现会所rmance indicators, and such progress is driven by incentives from the Chinese authorities,” Cui said.
“It is obvious Chinese NEVs have been making remarkable progress in high-quality development, and this will continue.”
The Chinese authorities announced cuts in vehicle and vessel tax on vehicles and ships that use new energy or engines?亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信
smaller than 1.6 liters as early as in 2012 and 2015, in a bid to save energy and combat pollution.
hina Petrole亚博体育怎么提现会所品茶微信um and Chemical Corp, the world’s larg
est refiner by volume, has agreed to establish a joint venture with Russia’s Novatek and Gazp
rombank to market natural and liquefied natural gas (LNG) in China, Sinopec said on Thursday.
The agreement, which aims to sell LNG produced by Novatek in the Arctic, was signed fo
llowing talks in Moscow between Russian President, Vladimir Putin, and Chinese President, Xi Jinping.
The agreement will be of considerable economic and social benefit an
d will further diversify China’s natural gas imports, while meeting ever-increasing ga
s demand in the country, said Dai Houliang, China Petrochemical Corp president.
fever outbreaks, affecting all 31 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions on the mainland, since the country’s first reported outb
reak in Shenyang, Liaoning province, in August, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.
This resulted in more than 1 million pigs being slaughtered to prevent and control the disease, which is deadly to pigs but does no
t affect people. The ministry has called for intensified research and development to expedite the availability of v
accines for disease prevention and control, but admitted difficulties due to the complex nature of the virus.
China is the world’s largest producer and consumer of pork, with an a
nnual production of 700 million pigs. Pork accounts for 62 percent of meat con
sumption in China, and sustained outbreaks of African swine fever will cause devastating consequences to the pi
g industry and endanger China’s food security, the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences said.