Father of slain student petitions court for death penalty

It’s been nearly a year since Xie Diao, a postgraduate student of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, was stabbed seven tim es to death by his high school classmate Zhou Kaixuan at a restaurant outside the school. Xie Zhonghua, father of Xie Diao, has been immersed in grief in the past year: He often dreamed … Read moreFather of slain student petitions court for death penalty

The number of unicorns in a given city is often consid

ered a barometer of innovation and entrepreneurship. The majority of China’s unicorns are based in Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Shenzhe n, with a combined number of 156, 19 more than the previous year and accounting for 77.2 percent of the total. Nanjing, Guangzhou, Wuhan and Qingdao are new gathering places for unicorns, the report said. Driven … Read moreThe number of unicorns in a given city is often consid

Wang Peng, deputy head of think tank China Center for

 Information Industry Development, said Huawei’s chip making arm HiSilicon can help Huawei ensure the s ustainability of its business to some extent, and its chip stocks “are expected to provide a buffer of six months to a year”. Huawei said it procured around $70 billion worth of components and services from i ts 13,000 suppliers … Read moreWang Peng, deputy head of think tank China Center for

the country will basically realize rural and agricultura

al modernization and ensure that both urban and rural residents enjoy equal public services. By the middle of this century, digital villages will be completely built nationwide to advance rural revitalization. To fulfill such targets, the country will accelerate the constructi on of IT infrastructures in rural areas, upgrading rural internet facilities and information services. … Read morethe country will basically realize rural and agricultura

The phone call took place days after the US Commerce Dep

artment announced on Wednesday it will add telecommunications eq uipment maker Huawei and its affiliates to the Entity List on Wednesday. Being on the list bars the company from buying US technology without government approval due to security concerns. On the same day, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order that bars US companies … Read moreThe phone call took place days after the US Commerce Dep

Wakden then secured her third successive world taekwond

Guan said that the Chinese team will launch an appeal to the World Taekwo ndo, the sport’s world governing body, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC). “We will definitely appeal to the decision,” he said. “And th is referee’s qualification should be stripped of. This scandal is a serious damage to our sport.” Booing drowned … Read moreWakden then secured her third successive world taekwond

Xi calls for co-existence of various civilizationselivered a key

President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the opening of the Conference on Dialogue of Asia n Civilizations. With the theme of “Exchanges and mutual learning among Asian civilizations and a com munity with a shared future,” the conference aims to deepen cooperation among Asian countries. Here are the highlights: Humanity needs cultural strength … Read moreXi calls for co-existence of various civilizationselivered a key

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

population, including psychological needs, so the servi

services will aim precisely at those most in need,” she said.Shan Jixiang, former director and curator of the Palace Muse um, has been hired as Palace Museum Research Institute chief, one month after his retirement. Wang Xudong, current director of the Palace Museum, on Wednesday handed the offer letter, dated May 6, to Shan. Xi … Read morepopulation, including psychological needs, so the servi

As the world’s second-largest movie market with a grow

th rate of more than 9 percent three years in a row, the Chinese film market is extreme ly open and inclusive with outstanding movies from around the world, fine works of Hollyw ood in particular, being screened in China even before they are shown in other countries. This shows China’s decision to open up … Read moreAs the world’s second-largest movie market with a grow