While Java is Indonesi澳门亚博投注贵族宝贝gest island, it is ho

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“It is ideally situated to be the new capital,” Supriyatna said.

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owned companies. This would reduce investment costs for infrastructure and relocation,” he added.

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Moving the capital to a safer, less congested location would cost up to $33 billi澳门亚博投注贵族宝贝女神会所

on, according to Bambang Brodjonegoro, the country’s planning minister.

The price tag includes new government offices and homes

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“They know what they’re doing,” the retired computer engineer from Chicago says, refe

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Similar in design to the Chernobyl reactor nearly 450 kil

ometers away, Ignalina provided the backdrop for the show’s outdoor scenes, shot last year.

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d in May but has since seen a steady uptick in visitors on the heels of the show’s success.

Tourists don white overalls, walk on top of the reactor and tour the various w澳门亚博投注贵族宝贝

ork stations, including a command post built to resemble the one in the series.

They can even pretend to be the protagonists pushing the various buttons.

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nians but also foreign tourists from countries like Poland, Latvia and the United Kingdom.

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The internal driver beh澳门亚博投注419论坛 outbound inves

nvestments is the globalization of its economy and large enterprises. But due to huge un

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“If economic uncertainties decline for the US and Europe next year, these countries may incre

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The report noted that consumer, industrials and high technology-related inv

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Officials and experts attending the Seventh Internet Security Conference called for a jo

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Groups that threaten the national security no longer depen

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rget government and key infrastructure, putting a lot of people in jeopardy.

“With the blossoming development of cloud computing, big data, artifici

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“It is urgent for all parties to work together to maintain cybersecurity,” Li add

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China currently has the biggest share of the global internet market in terms of the num

ber of users. A report by the China Internet Network Information Center said th

e country has 829 million internet users, accounting for 59.6 percent of its population.

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Facing external uncert 澳门亚博投注千花坊a has been unswe

rvingly opening to the outside world to increase its resilience to risks

and shoulder its responsibility as a major country,” said Wang Xiaosong, a researc?澳门亚博投注千花坊

h fellow with the National Academy of Development and Strategy under Renmin University of China.

?澳门亚博投注千花坊Covestro, a global chemicals giant that has been in China for nearly 20 years, is plannin

g to upgrade its China headquarters in Shanghai to its Asia-Pacific headquarters.

Holly Lei, president of Covestro China, said after the move, the?澳门亚博投注千花坊

company could better coordinate global resources to grow together with China.

?澳门亚博投注千花坊China is Covestro’s biggest single market and Shanghai is hom

e to its largest plant while housing its Asia-Pacific innovation center, said Lei.

Covestro is not alone in terms of expanding its business ambitions in the world’s second-largest economy.?澳门亚博投注千花坊

French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen plans to set up a regional procurement center in Sha

nghai. German chemicals giant BASF has increased investment to upgrade its innovation center in Shan

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to Tesla’s gigafactory, which is under construction with an investment of over 50 billion yuan ($7.1 billion).

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he Belt and Road Initiative all grew at double-digit rates in the first half and the investm

ent structure is being optimized, said Hua Yuan, director of the municipal commission of commerce.

The high-tech service industry reported an actual use of foreign investment of $1.7 bil?澳门亚博投注千花坊女神会所

lion in the first six months, posting a hefty annual growth of 29.6 percent, said Hua.

A series of opening-up measures in multiple fields and industries and the impro

ving business environment has ramped up foreign investment interests in China.

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erman documentarian 爱澳门亚博投注 side of China foreigne

Guests moved through the verdant, clipped lawns of Mount St. Mary University Los

Angeles campus recently making their way to Amat House, where documentarian Chris D. Nebe’s new film, Yib?爱澳门亚博投注女神会所

in: Golden Gateway to the Yangtze River, showed them a side of China rarely seen by foreigners.

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ing vessels bobbing down the river as fishermen ply their trade; and many other more personal and cultural views of Yi

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The film showcases Yibin as the classic embodiment of the Chinese Dream, a vibrant

?爱澳门亚博投注女神会所medley of ancient Chinese traditions and thriving modern industries.

As part of China’s historic Tea Horse Road, Yibin has been an important trading center for ov

er 2,200 years. In the past, it has been most famous for its tea, liquor, calligraphy, and bamboo. To

day, the city is also moved into manufacturing automobiles, high-tech mobile phones, and medical devices.?爱澳门亚博投注女神会所

“I didn’t choose Yibin, Yibin chose me, but it’s a really fascinating plac

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Nebe started his career as a film distributor in Germany before turning to documentary writing and directing. To date, he

?爱澳门亚博投注女神会所has made over 20 documentaries, many done collaboratively with China.

The director feels that Western prejudices often prevent them from being open to understanding China.

“The West has too much fear and inherent racism,” he told Xinhua.

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British switched tacti澳门亚博投注会所ng for the carrot more

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r as to risk its own position. Indeed, when push came to shove the cudgel was still happily relied upon; discontent in t

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Police, after all, did nothing to stop the Legislative Council from being

ransacked and defaced with the colonial flag early last month — compare that treatment wi

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ere done cynically, as a means of pacifying a restive population. “Democratic” reforms were never se

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But for some, this strategy worked. With a few token concessions — none of which compare to the rights the po

pulation now enjoys — certain segments were won over to the idea of living as colonial subjects. Thi

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e contradictions won’t be resolved so long as outside forces attempt to interfere, and th

ere certainly won’t be any progress if the city’s past is viewed through rose-colored glasses.

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unqu Opera play Six Cha澳门亚博投注千花网ating Life is brou

Yun from Shen Fu’s autobiography Six Chapters of a Floating Life, was recently brought to life in a Kunqu Opera.

One of the loveliest women in Chinese literature, Yun in Shen Fu’s autobiography?Six C澳门亚博投注千花网

hapters of a Floating Life, recently had her life story told in a Kunqu Opera play by Shanghai Grand Theatre.

澳门亚博投注千花网女神会所The first production of SGT,?Six Chapters of a Floating Life?was premiered in the theater on July 13. A major project sup

ported by the Shanghai Cultural Development Foundation, the play is the first production solely by SGT.

In May when the production was announced and box-澳门亚博投注千花网

office sales kicked off, the tickets sold out for the premiere night within 28 hours.

The Shanghai-based Xinmin Evening News praised the play to be “a highly aesthetic new Kun

澳门亚博投注千花网女神会所qu Opera production, deeply rooted in the tradition, without losing relevance to the contemporary view of beauty”.

Encouraged by the success of the premiere, SGT has decided to present a second round of performances over Nov 22-24.

“We hope to add the play to our repertoire so that it can go on to be sta澳门亚博投注千花网

ged for many years to come,” says Zhang Xiaoding, the general manager of SGT.

Shen Fu (1763-1825) recounted his life in Suzhou with his wife, Ch澳门亚博投注千花网女神会所

en Yun, in the autobiographical book?Six Chapters of a Floating Life.

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The book has been popular in China since the late 19th century, and loved for its vivid writing and the deep emotions.

Six Chapters of a Floating Life?has been translated into many languages.

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The Wiener Staatsballett,澳门亚博投注千花坊eemed ballet company

years from Austria, will embark on its debut tour of Chinaand put up five performan

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rsaire and Marie Antoinette, choreographed by Manuel Legris and Patrick de Bana respectively.

The SGT will also be opening itsown gallery space in the new season.澳门亚博投注千花坊

The Aura of Revival, a large abstract painting created by French Chinese artist Chu Teh-ch

澳门亚博投注千花坊女神会所un especially for SGT, will be presented in the new gallery space alongside other works.

Wang Junlin contributed to the story.As a major cultural and tourist destinatio

n, Dunhuang’s Mogao Caves suffer from what many other attractions will envy-too many visitors.澳门亚博投注千花坊

The crowds heading to the iconic repositories of ancient Buddhist art constantly

threaten the fragile cliff-side environment on the fringe of the Silk Road oasis, according to Zhao Shen

澳门亚博投注千花坊女神会所gliang, director of the Dunhuang Academy, which manages and studies the site and its relics.

To mitigate the impact of human activity on the grottoes in Gansu province, which face the Gobi Desert, the academy has sets lim

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ers to access eight of the 492 grottoes containing major Buddhist art, while the second category allows up to 12,000 v

isitors to enter four of the caves. More than 100 of the caves at the UNESCO World

Heritage Site are suitable for public access on a rotational basis as part of conservation measures.

Wang Xiaowei, director of the site’s monitoring cent澳门亚博投注千花坊

er, said the caves are at full capacity during the peak summer holiday season.

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that encompasses tracking the natural and human impacts,” Wang said.

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Most of the tunnels along the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the Sich

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The Bukamu Tunnel, one of the longest tunnels on the railway linking Lha澳门亚博投注夜网

sa and Nyingchi in Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region, was completed on Fr

iday. With its completion, 96 percent of the tunnels on the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the railway are finished.澳门亚博投注夜网

The 9,240-meter Bukamu Tunnel is located in Manling county of the reg

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“Once construction began in October 2015, it took more than 300 workers 1,234 days to complete the tunnel,” said Y

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nd the oxygen level inside the tunnel is only 19 percent of that of the plain areas,” Yan said.

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y work in the tunnel, and each person needs at least 10 bottles of water, Kang said.

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lations of SCO member states, the platform-presented in Chinese, Russian and Engl

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A Chinese language compilation of Indian environmental laws and regulations is also expected to be published soon, she said.澳门亚博投注龙凤419品茶微信

“This helps SCO countries to know each other’s environmental r

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Under the SCO framework, China has held 13 training programs and seminars on environm

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Zhou said China will continue to strengthen environmental exchanges by holding

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laces involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, which will also benefit many officials from SCO states.

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The SAR government, in a statement issued at around 6 pm on Sunday, said Hong Kong will descend to a

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Hong Kong saw two very different crowds on Saturday afternoon. On

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Observers called the peaceful, positive rally, the third of its type since mid-June, the silent majority’s answer to the radicalism a

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remove their masks to reveal their identities in stark contrast to masked radicals.

Emma Chan Ming-kwan took her 13-year-old son to the rally in hopes of teaching him “to tell right from wrong”.

澳门亚博投注后花园”Biased school education and media reports have failed to warn youngsters about the consequences of violence,” she said.

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