The company attempt上海龙凤1314on Hong Kong Ex

xchanges and Clearing Ltd as early as 2013, but had to abandon the plan and pursued an IPO in New

York due to the inconsistency of the company’s dual-class corporate structure and HKEX’s rules at the time.上海龙凤1314品茶微信

On April 24, 2018, technology firms that have shares with different voting rights were allowed to go public in Hong Kong — the b

iggest change in HKEX’s IPO rules in two decades — making it possible for Alibaba to list on the A-share market.上海龙凤1314

The company reported robust revenue growth on Thursday, with a 42 percent year-on-year

increase and 114.9 billion yuan ($16 billion) in revenue for the quarter ending June 30.

上海龙凤1314品茶微信The adjusted earnings per share reached 12.55 yuan, and

the shares jumped as much as 5 percent on Thursday, Yahoo Finance reported.

Chen Jie, a former housewife who is now the top phoenix crown maker in Qingdao, East C

hina’s Shandong province,  owns a business that makes 600,000 yuan in annual sales revenue.上海龙凤1314

She started her business in 2008 with an initial fund of 50,000 yuan, and ran an accessory s

hop at first. She started to make money that first year in business as she had good taste in jewelry.

上海龙凤1314品茶微信After her business was built up, Chen, tried to design and make her own hand

made headwear, even though she didn’t even have a basic artistic education.

“Sometimes I would carry out secondary processing on the backlog of

accessories and the market turned out to have a good response to them,” Chen said.上海龙凤1314

With a pair of skillful hands, Chen found her talents in designing and making ancient-style

accessories, such as the phoenix crown, pearl hairpin, hair ribbon and moon-shaped fan.

上海龙凤1314品茶微信She even tried to restore ancient jewelry by searching for information in ancient books.

As more and more young people like wearing ancient-style costum

es and accessories at their weddings, Chen’s business is flourishing.上海龙凤1314

She intends to recruit students nationwide to pass her skills to them.

“We have already lost so many good crafting techniques and methods上海龙凤1314品茶微信

, so I think it’s a responsibility to pass on what I know to young people,” Chen said.

The tech company’s annual active consumers reached 674 million, a 20 million increase from last quarter, the report said.

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Calling the new tariff plan 上海乌托邦sponsible”, Wa

ang Wen, chief economist at China Export and Credit Insurance Corp, said the mo

e is totally inconsistent with the direction needed to reach a mutually beneficial deal. 上海乌托邦

At the same time, the tariff proposal shows that Washington has turned a blind eye to the tremendous efforts made by both n

 上海乌托邦品茶微信ations in advancing their economic and trade ties, Wang said at a recent seminar in Beijing.

The US announced the new tariff threat shortly after the 12th round of high-level trade talks in late Ju

ly. If the plan takes effect, the US will put additional tariffs on basically all Chinese goods coming into the US. 上海乌托邦

On Tuesday, the Office of the US Trade Representative said it will delay 10 percent ta

riffs on certain Chinese products, including laptops and cellphones, until Dec 15.

Yang Weiyong, an economics professor at the University of International Business and Ec 上海乌托邦品茶微信

onomics in Beijing, said the US tariff delay is more out of consideration for its own interests-creating sufficient time

for its consumers and trading companies to look for substitute goods in other markets.

“Besides, the US did so because of concerns over the Christmas shopping season. Th

 上海乌托邦e government intends to reduce the potential impact of tariffs on US holiday shopping,” Yang said.

But the US plan to merely delay some tariffs by no means sho

ws Washington’s sincerity toward advancing future consultations, Yang said. 上海乌托邦品茶微信

According to a Reuters analysis, the delay may encompass around half of th

e $300 billion list of remaining Chinese imports. Chinese imports subject to the tariffs as of 上海乌托邦

Dec 15 totaled about $156 billion last year, Reuters said, citing US Census Bureau information.

Sun Lipeng, a research fellow with the China Institutes of Contemporary International 上海乌托邦品茶微信

Relations, said the US won’t be immune to the effects of its own trade bullying behavior.

Washington’s new tariff plan will further burden US consumers and dam

pen companies’ confidence in investment, dragging down the US economy, Sun said.

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Sargent said this highli上海千花网ilience and vitality

 of the Chinese economy and effectively promoted the country’s long-term stable development.

The Nielsen report also found consumers’ personal financial situation and willingness to spend have been robust.上海千花网

In Q2, the sub-index for personal finance increased from 70 in Q1 to 71, hitting a historical high, and local j

上海千花网品茶微信ob prospects and willingness to spend came in at 77 and 61 respectively, the report said.

Sargent said the Chinese government’s efforts to further cut tax an

d lower fees have reduced the cost of enterprises and enhanced their vitality.上海千花网

The consumer trend index for different regions in China remained stable, reaching 124 in the eastern region while the

northern and southern regions achieved steady growth in the past three quarters, the report showed.上海千花网品茶微信

In addition, indices for first, second and third-tier cities all have increased steadily in the past four quarters, part

icularly in the past six months, driven by better personal finance and rising willingness to spend, the report said.

“In the first half of this year, people’s livelihood indicators such as employmen上海千花网

t, costs and income all performed well. Among them, prices were basically stable, and the supply and de

mand of the whole market balanced, boosting residents’ willingness to spend,” Sargent analyzed.

He said the consumption structure of residents was further improved by a change in consumption concept and m上海千花网品茶微信

ode, which gradually released the potential of service consumption demand.

The report also showed 68 percent of Chinese consumers prefer domestic brands, and even for the 62 percent of co

nsumers who would buy foreign brands, domestic brands are still their first choice.上海千花网品茶微信

Cost performance is the main reason why consumers choose domest

ic products, but for them, quality also weighs in higher than price.

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Beijing condemns vi上海夜生活 attacks at HK airport

Violent attacks on a reporter and a tourist from the Chi

nese mainland by rioters at Hong Kong International Airp上海夜生活

ort on Tuesday night were strongly condemned by the central government on Wednesday.

Spokeswoman condemns violent attacks

上海夜生活Spokeswoman Xu Luying for the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office ex

pressed great indignation over the serious violence in a statement, saying that the c

entral government supported Hong Kong police action to arrest the rioters.上海夜生活品茶微信

Xu said the violence at the airport on Tuesday night, in which two mainland residents were illegally detained and bea

ten up by radical protesters who occupied and crippled the airport, was particularly shocking.上海夜生活

Meanwhile, the central government body in Hong Kong

also expressed “strong indignation and condemnation” over the violent acts.上海夜生活品茶微信

The Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Hong Kon

g Special Administrative Region said in a statement that the detainment and brutal a

ttacks on the reporter challenged and insulted the media sector and seriously infringed press freedom.上海夜生活

At about 8 pm Tuesday, radicals tied up a man surnamed Xu, from Shenzhen, Guangdong province, who was seeing p

eople off at the airport. They later shone a laser pointer in his eyes and beat him unconscious.

上海夜生活品茶微信After rescue personnel arrived, the radicals tried to obstru

ct their efforts. With the help of police, the man was rescued after nearly 4 ho

urs. The radicals also attacked a police officer and grabbed his baton, the spokeswoman said.

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Wang Yiming, vice-pr上海会所t of the State Council’s

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.上海会所

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.上海会所品茶微信

New measures ease foreign companies’ market access, help inspire greater investor confidence

上海会所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上海会所品茶微信

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.

上海会所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.上海会所

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上海会所品茶微信

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.上海会所

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上海会所品茶微信conomies involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, he said.

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Crackdown on illega上海419论坛s underwayearms seiz

Police in 154 cities across the country have destroyed 107,000 illegal firearms, explosives and detonators that were co

nfiscated starting last year, the Ministry of Public Security said on Monday.上海419论坛

On Monday morning, police in Wuhan, Hubei province, destroyed a number of air

上海419论坛品茶微信guns, shotguns and replica firearms as well as explosives and detonators by melting

them in a steel plant furnace, which was stoked to reach temperatures of up to 1,600 C.

“Gun- and explosives-related cases endanger people’s lives, public security and the co

untry’s long-term stability,” Sun Lijun, vice-minister of public security, said on Monday.上海419论坛

“We will take effective measures to curb gun- and explosives-rel

ated crimes and eliminate major hidden dangers,” he said.

In recent years, although such crimes have declined sign

上海419论坛ificantly due to police efforts, some cases have occurred spora

dically around the country, Guo Lin, ministry spokeswoman, said earlier this year.

In order to tackle the issue, the ministry, together with 23 other authorities, set up a mini上海419论坛品茶微信

sterial-level meeting mechanism under which they will share intelligence in a timely manner and take required acti

on. In February 2018, they launched a two-year campaign to crack down on weapons crimes.

Last year, police nationwide dealt with more than 30,000 gun- and explosives-related cases, u

上海419论坛ncovered 416 criminal gangs and detained more than 40,000 suspects. From January to November last ye

ar, the number of such cases fell by around 28 percent, according to the ministry.

Since January, police across the country dealt with 16,000 such cases, uncovered 163 organized crime operations and de上海419论坛品茶微信

tained 17,000 suspects. Between January and July, gun- and explosives-related cri

mes decreased by 20 percent compared with a year earlier, the ministry said.

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Hong Kong radicals’ at上海419论坛w signs of terrorism’

The Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Hong Kong Special Administ

rative Region on Monday “strongly condemned” the violent acts by a small group of lawbreakers, after a polic上海419论坛女神会所

e officer was injured by homemade petrol bombs thrown by radical protesters on Sunday night.

The condemnation came after many civic leaders also expressed concerns over the appalli

上海419论坛ng acts by the radicals during multiple illegal protests at different locations of the city during the weekend.

During the violent clashes on Sunday, some rioters attacked the police stations wi

th highly fatal and destructive weapons, including launched petrol bombs.上海419论坛女神会所

An on-duty police officer sustained burns on both legs after being hit by a petrol bomb in Tsim Sha Tsui.

“There is no place in the world that would tolerate such atrocious violent acts. Hong Ko上海419论坛

ng will slide into an abyss, if such acts of terror were allowed,” the office said in a statement.

The most urgent, common aspiration of the public is to end violence and restore peace and order, the liaison office stressed.

上海419论坛女神会所Thus, it called on the Hong Kong society to firmly support the SAR go

vernment and the police force to bring all violent lawbreakers to justice.

Hong Kong police have exercised restraint and professionalism w

hen handling the violent and illegal protests that be上海419论坛gan in mid-June, the office said.

To date, a total of 12 police officers have been injured by laser beams poi

nted at them deliberately by radicals using laser pens, according to the department. So

上海419论坛女神会所far, about 700 people have been arrested in relation to illegal protests since mid-June.

The office expressed sympathy to injured officers and extended gratitude to the police force and their families.

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Trump’s declaration is 上海后花园nt with any of the pr

reviously announced standards,” Hufbauer said. “Trump is toying with the idea of countervailing currency interve

上海后花园ntion-selling dollars to buy yuan-but that seems unlikely. The Fed is not likely to go along, and the Exchange Stab

ilization Fund controlled by the Treasury does not have the big bucks needed to move currency markets.”

In July, the IMF said the US dollar was overvalued by 6 percent to 12 percent based on near-ter上海后花园女神会所

m economic fundamentals, while China’s yuan was seen as broadly in line with fundamentals.

上海后花园Some estimate that a 10 percent appreciation of the dollar, relative to a trade-weighted current basket, reduces US

exports by about 1 percent of gross domestic product, or about $200 billion annually,” he said.

Usha Haley, the W. Frank Barton Distinguished Chair in International Business a上海后花园女神会所

nd a professor of management at Wichita State University, concurred that China did not manipulate its currency.

“A counter-argument to Trump would be China has just responded to these new rounds of tariffs,” she told China Daily.

上海后花园”The first rule of successful negotiations should be understanding

the other party and its interest, and it appears neither side understands the other.

“When elephants fight, the grass gets trampled,” she said. “In this case, the trade上海后花园女神会所

dispute between China and the US is hurting both parties and the global economy.”

In a statement on Monday, PBOC Governor Yi Gang said: “As a responsible big country, China will abide by the spirit of th

上海后花园e G20 Leaders Summit on the exchange-rate issue, adhere to the market-determined exchange-rate sys

tem, not engage in competitive devaluation, not use the exchange rate for competitive purposes and not use the

exchange rate as a tool to deal with external disturbances such as trade disputes.”上海后花园女神会所

Currency manipulation is based on two assumptions: First, that a nation

can lower the international value of its money by acquiring foreign currency r

eserves, and second, that a weaker currency gives a nation an unfair trade advantage.

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Official data showed that上海乌托邦foreign trade grew

 percent year-on-year in the first seven months of the year to 17.41 trillion yuan ($2.49 trillion).

上海乌托邦During the period, China’s trade with the US declined 8.1 percent year-on-year to 2.1 trillion yuan. The Euro

pean Union remained China’s largest trading partner between January and July, with trade volume

up 10.8 percent year-on-year to 2.72 trillion yuan, followed by ASEAN, up 11.3 percent to 2.35 trillion yuan.上海乌托邦女神会所

Convicts on death row soon will be able to meet not only with their close fami

上海乌托邦ly members but also with other relatives or friends, according to a new guideline rel

ased by the top court on Friday to better protect the rights and interests of those to be executed.

China’s Criminal Procedure Law has permitted death convicts to have contact with their close family members such as a spo上海乌托邦女神会所

use and children before execution, but starting Sept 1, when the guideline takes effect, thos

e about to be executed may also meet with other relatives or friends with a justifiable reason.

上海乌托邦Ni Jianjun, deputy head of the international economics department wi

th China Institute of Contemporary International Relations, said it is possible that Ch

ina can find other markets besides the US to purchase agricultural products, but it may take much time.上海乌托邦女神会所

Hua Changchun, an analyst with Guotai Junan Securities, said the biggest impact of the planned new tariffs o

n the US will be inflation, and it will cause urgent need for the US to find new sources of good suppliers.

上海乌托邦Hua said even though the US planned tariffs targeting Chinese goods will reduce China’s e

xports, US importers also need to bear tariffs and seek new import suppliers from other countries, wh

ich is costly and troublesome. Ultimately, these effects will be reflected in the costs o上海乌托邦女神会所

f US companies’ operation and consumer consumption, creating cost-driven inflation, Hua said.

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According to park autho上海后花园experts and professi

ionals evaluated the night zoo project and believed that the current operation could guarantee the health and safety of anim

上海后花园als. The park also selected suitable animals for display. For example, they only picked seven out of nine species from

the monkey section as they are more active during night. Also, the giant panda exhibition area will not open at night.上海后花园女神会所

“We have adjusted the light system for the night zoo, with brighter lighting on the roads, water areas, and toilets to secure

上海后花园visitors’ safety while using diffuse lights to simulate a natural moonlight effect in the animals’ living areas,” Zhong added.

“I came to the night zoo because of curiosity about the animals’ behavior during the

nighttime,” said Liu Yufei, a 20-year-old student who visited the night zoo on opening day.上海后花园女神会所

“Since I have class in the daytime, the night zoo provides me a new way to spend the

上海后花园night. There are also fewer tourists at night, and the summer weather is comfortable,” Liu said.

“But the transportation is an issue,” she added.

The night zoo opened six animal-themed exhibition areas, three featu

red performances, animal-themed restaurants, and souvenirs stores.上海后花园

It also launched the “Night Animal Tour” and animal shows at Sea Lion Theater and International Circus Theater.

Zhang Caiyun, another tourist who brought her 6-year-old son to the zoo, said: “the colorful lights and the animal tou上海后花园女神会所

r are more attractive than the daytime activities and I don’t have to worry about my son getting sunburned at night.”

“The closing of the drive-through area is the only regret. It will be a u上海后花园

nique experience to visit rare animals through the dark by tour bus,” Zhang said.

Having prepared for about three years for the night project, the park will evaluate its operation to adjust the layout of the上海后花园女神会所

animals, types of exhibitions, and the night facilities after operating for a while, according to park authorities.

On the same day that the zoo opened, the city also issued a list of cultural and tourist sites that are opening at night. More

than 100 spots were listed, according to Shanghai Municipal Administration of Culture and Tourism.

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