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The world’s lightest giant panda has been born in Chengdu, Sichuan province.
According to the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, a fema
le cub about the weight of an average chicken egg was born in the base on Tuesday.
Chengda, an eight-year-old female panda, gave birth to two female cubs that day.
“At 2:41 pm, Chengda gave birth to a female cub that weighed 171.9 gram
s. At 6:08 pm, it gave birth to the other female cub that weighed 42.8 grams, fewer than one
-quarter of the weight of its elder sister, and measuring only two-thirds as long, ” said base chief Zhang Zhihe.
Before Tuesday, the world’s lightest panda cub was Wuyi, a male pa
nda weighing 51 grams when it was born on Aug 7, 2006, in the Chengdu base.
Thanks to milk from two female pandas, Wuyi, whose name means 51 in Chinese, gained weight and by October he was as heavy as his peers.
oth sides if we can get people to sit down and really look at how do we put these pieces together,” Holden said.
He listed infrastructure, energy, education and business-to-business relationships as potential areas of coope
ration between China and the US, and he suggested such cooperation could start from subnational bilateral exchanges.
“It’s so important to be working at the state and local level. Because in that fashion, by buildin
g these relationships now, hopefully we get a more stable relationship nationally going forward,” said H
olden.hina’s relevant government department decided to open an investigation into US shipping company Fed
Ex, for suspected infringement of Chinese customers’ legitimate rights and relevant laws and regulations.
rom about 2 million in the 1950s to about 13 million, and their religious rights and practices are protected by the law.
Nor would it adopt a double standard and criticize China’s efforts to counter terrorism and extremism. Last year, tourists fr
om home and abroad paid more than 150 million trips to Xinjiang, thanks to the improved security situation in
the region. That Xinjiang has not witnessed any violent or terrorist incidents in recent years proves the effect
iveness of the joint efforts of the government and local people in maintaining regional peace and stability.
Xinjiang is undoubtedly in its best development stage in histo
ry. Facts speak louder than words, but still they cannot wake up persons pretending to be asleep.
The targeting of Hikvision is just par for the course for the curren
t US administration, which is obsessed with impeding China’s development.
more than 100 projectors were installed to digitally recreate mangrove fo
rests and the environment surrounding them: tropical seas, tides and beaches.
With sound, light and electrical effects, the exhibition shows how mangroves, one of the very few vegetation env
ironments that can survive in coastal waters, thrive in the tides and change their surroundings for the better.
Tianjin resident Li Lingyan, who visited the park on Monday, was fascinated by the mangrove exhibition.
“Looking at the exhibit, it is as though I was brought to the seashore to se
e how mangroves grow in a tough environment. It was an amazing process,” she said.
” I was totally thrilled, and I got to learn a lot about mangroves.”
Near Gate No 5 of the park, “a forest of lights and shadows” draws crowds.
said. “This is not only beneficial to the two countries and their peoples, but also conducive to the entire world.”
The words came as the US Department of Commerce reported that the US trade deficit with China narrowed by 6.4 perce
nt to $34.5 billion in January. US goods exports to China dropped 22.3 percent to $7.1 billion, the lowest since Sep
tember 2010, and Chinese imports dropped 9.6 percent to $41.6 billion, the Commerce Department said.
The trade imbalance has been at the center of monthslong tensions between China and the US. Other iss
ues at the top of the list for their consultations include technology transfers and protection of intellectual property rights.
Gao said guaranteeing that companies can pursue technical cooperation based on voluntary principles and business rules is cond
ucive to creating a fair and competitive business environment and promoting high-quality economic development.
“It is in line with China’s need to further deepen reform and opening up,” he said.
ence” leader, to stop over in Hawaii on her way back to the island after an eight-day tour of thr
ee Pacific island nations this week, Washington is breaching all established protocols and violating the 1979
Joint Communiqué. Beijing lodged “stern representations” with Washington on Thursday against Tsai’s transit in Hawaii.
“We have consistently and resolutely opposed the United States or other countries which
have diplomatic relations with China arranging this kind of transit,” Foreign Ministry spokesman Ge
ng Shuang said in Beijing. Beijing has urged Washington not to send “Taiwan independence forces any wrong signal”, Geng said.
The method behind fluctuating policy of US
When the US intends to maintain good relations with the mainland, it significantly reduces the
use of or even refrains from mentioning the Taiwan Relations Act. But when Washington wants to put pressure on Beijing to fina
lize a deal or sign a trade agreement in its favor, it promptly resorts to using the Act. At times, even the island’s a
uthorities stir up trouble, prompting the US to use the Act to try and browbeat or incite the mainland.
a series of memorandums of understanding on Belt and Road infrastructure investments during Xi’s upcoming visit to Italy, Reuters reported. If the
y are signed, Italy would be the first one of the Group of Seven industrialized nations to participate in the BRI.
Speaking at a news conference in Beijing on Wednesday, Vice-Foreign Mi
nister Wang Chao said the country appreciates Italy’s active involvement in the BRI.
”We believe the signing of relevant cooperation documents conforms to the common interests of both countries,” Wa
ng said, adding that Belt and Road cooperation aims to generate mutually beneficial and win-win results.
Regarding skepticism about the BRI, Wang said practice will prove that the initia
tive will have positive effects on countries’ economic development and bilateral cooperation.
He added that the infrastructure investment of Chinese companies in Europe is purely business practice and will ab
ide by market rules and business principles on the basis of equality, mutual benefit and transparency.
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 burst cutting off the last road to the city, which aid workers are now struggling to reach.
A former Portuguese colony, Mozambiq
ue gained independence in 1975 and suffered a 16-year civil war that ended in 1992. Today, despite recent eco
nomic growth, about half the population remains below the poverty line.
Cylone Idai has caused destruction on such a large scale because of that poverty and lack of infrastructure.
of national political angst and with a heavy duty policy debate already under way. But Trump is an expert at trivializing and belittling opponents, to de