rvices will be provided based on the results of a sur

China will offer customized data services for disaster prevention throug h its Fengyun meteorological satellites for more countries along the Belt and Road, said a senior official of the China Meteorological Administration’s National Satellite Meteorological Center. The services will be provided based on the results of a survey of 81 countries. By the end of … Read morervices will be provided based on the results of a sur

Disaster-proofing the world’s largest infrastructure ini

nitiative is a challenge, but achievable,” she said, adding that at the heart of this challenge lies great potenti al for innovation and creativity, such as new disaster risk prediction and analysis, and disaster-resilient infrastructures. Huang Runqiu, vice-minister of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, said dis aster risk reduction of natural hazards along the … Read moreDisaster-proofing the world’s largest infrastructure ini

Balancing growth with structural reformting perform

After a disappointing performance in 2018, China’s economy appears to be stabiliz ing. In the first quarter of 2019, GDP growth, at 6.4 percent year-on-year, matched that of the previous quarter. But grow th in industrial production exceeded expectations, expanding by 6.5 percent year-on-year (and by 8.5 percent in Mar ch). Even exports growth was … Read moreBalancing growth with structural reformting perform

Firefighter and ambulances have arrived at the scene for

It was reported that the fire could be caused by lightening strike. Moscow’s transport prosecution office is investigating into the incident and it will check i f there were violations of the flight safety legislation, according to Sputnik news agency. Sarah Daley, a student at the University of Virginia, has deep connectio ns with China. … Read moreFirefighter and ambulances have arrived at the scene for

Chinese firms ideal partners on Belt and Road Initiative

Firms from China and the UK are ideal partners in many countries along t he Belt and Road Initiative, a China-Britain Business Council official said in Beijing. “The UK has taken a very positive view on seizing these opportunit ies for UK businesses, particularly our banks, our large consultancy firms and our infr astructure companies,” … Read moreChinese firms ideal partners on Belt and Road Initiative

Growth resilience may surprise on the upside in more

 aspects,” he said, adding that besides a growth rate withi n a reasonable range, the economy is likely to register accelerated prog ress toward higher-quality development this year amid a new round of reform and opening-up. “Structural opportunities (in the capital market) may con tinuously emerge from the development of the new economy and mass … Read moreGrowth resilience may surprise on the upside in more

But one of the first things taught to economics gradu

 students, even back in my day, is to be wary of the perils of data mining. And the middle-income tra p is a classic example of the pitfalls of endless number crunching. Give me a database and a po werful computer, and I can “validate” almost any economic relationship masquerading as an analytical co njecture. … Read moreBut one of the first things taught to economics gradu

Lee Ji-soo, a computer specialist who helps women scr

the web of images taken without their consent, told CNN last year her company had seen a surge in demand since the protests drew attention to the issue. “The most common things that the clients are saying — and they are quite heartbreaki ng — are ‘I want to die’ or ‘I cannot leave my … Read moreLee Ji-soo, a computer specialist who helps women scr

The situation in Beira, a low-lying port city on the Indian

  Ocean, was described by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Cre scent Societies (IFRC) as “terrible” following an aerial assessment conducted by the agency Monday.   IFRC spokesman Jamie LeSueur said that up to 90% of the ar ea had been destroyed. “The scale of devastation is enormous,” said LeSueur.   On Sunday, a dam … Read moreThe situation in Beira, a low-lying port city on the Indian

Hu said the two new models are likely to conduct their

first mission in about five years if all goes well. Like other Kuaizhou types, they will be mainly tas ked with meeting demands in commercial launch service from the burgeoning satellite industry in China. Meanwhile, designers also hope the Kuaizhou 21 will have the opportu nity to serve government space programs such as the space … Read moreHu said the two new models are likely to conduct their