Xinjiang to launch up to 100 trains for tourists

As tours to Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have become increasingly popular among tourists from home and abroad, local authorities have announced a plan recently to launch as many as 100 special trains for tourists from May to October. The local railway authorities will step up cooperation with other part s of the country to boost … Read moreXinjiang to launch up to 100 trains for tourists

Intensified law enforcement also benefits overseas ent

erprises in China. Last year, intellectual property authorities punished violators in more than 6,000 cases of infringing on rights of trademark registrants from overseas, with a t otal value of 151 million yuan ($22 million), an increase of 50.1 percent over the previous year, the report said. An agreement to support young scholars’ research into … Read moreIntensified law enforcement also benefits overseas ent

Digital tech applications creating jobs for women, engineer

merging jobs related to the digital economy have been and are expected to continue gro wing quickly in China as digital technology is applied in more fields, said a senior executive from LinkedIn. New media operators, front-end development engineers, algori thm engineers, user interface designers, and data analysts were the top five profes sions with … Read moreDigital tech applications creating jobs for women, engineer

So far, more than 47,000 people have received skating and

skiing training and the number will continue to rise, with expectations of 70,000 enrolled by the end of this year, he added. He also said Yanqing has built more ski runs over the last two years, based on seasonal features and site conditions. Some important events and testing activities are expected to be he ld … Read moreSo far, more than 47,000 people have received skating and

China announces new tariffs on US goodsday that it wil

China said late on Monday that it will increase tariffs on the bulk of $60 billion of US imports to three categories of rates between 10% and 25%. For the rest of the $60 billion US imports, the duty rate will remains at 5 percent. The tariffs will hit around 5,000 products and will take … Read moreChina announces new tariffs on US goodsday that it wil

Govt should accelerate tax cuts to invigorate economy, pre

Premier Li Keqiang urged government departments to speed up the implement ation of tax reductions to invigorate the country’s economy, amid rising uncertainties about growth on Friday. Li was speaking with entrepreneurs from the manufacturing, constructio n and service sectors at the Zhongnanhai leadership compound in Beijing. The businesspeople said they have received benefits from … Read moreGovt should accelerate tax cuts to invigorate economy, pre

anqing and Zhangjiakou are preparing another venues, in

including existing ski resorts and some newly built projects, to host all eight Olympic snow sports in 2022. The three clusters will be connected by a new high-speed railway, which will be completed by t he end of this year. It looks beyond the Games to boost future winter sports tourism. According to the organizing … Read moreanqing and Zhangjiakou are preparing another venues, in

od films. This fact is attested by Chinese films’ soari

ring box office and increasingly impressive performance at major international film festivals including the Berlin International Film Festival, Cannes Film Festival and Venice Film Festival. But there is still a wide gap between the Chinese film industry and the Eu ropean and US movie industries, be it in the art of filmmaking or in the … Read moreod films. This fact is attested by Chinese films’ soari

teps aimed at helping further develop countryside opt

hina will undertake key measures to further integrate the country’s rural and urban areas and encourage the transfer and free flow of people and resources throughout the nation. Measures include relaxing hukou (household registration) barri ers, reforming zoning regulations for rural and residential land, marketing collective land in rural areas for development purposes and increasing … Read moreteps aimed at helping further develop countryside opt

At least 41 dead in Russian passenger plane fire

Russia’s Investigative Committee says 41 people died in fiery airliner accident at Moscow airport. The Russian Superjet 100 was flying from Moscow to Murmansk when a fire broke out on board. Aeroflot Flight SU1492 ret urned to Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport, making a hard landing, news agency Interfax reported. “According to our data, more than 10 … Read moreAt least 41 dead in Russian passenger plane fire