bstacles to those that Asian and Latin American platforms previously had to overcome, including a
lack of reliable payment systems, low trust between buyers and sellers, and logistics and deliv
ry bottlenecks. But the experience of other regions shows that these shortcomings can be addressed over time.
Internet regulations must not be disruptive
The bigger risk to these platforms stems from the inevitable and necessary increase in regulation of the internet arou
nd the world. In particular, diverse national regulatory regimes may inadvertently or deliberately disrupt or bloc
k the international development of e-commerce ecosystems, hurting lower-income countries in the process. Avo
iding the creation of such unintended obstacles should therefore be a high priority for the international community.
tory as a mirror, and combining their personal ideals with the dream of national rejuvenation, Hu Xianzhong, a senior re
searcher at the China Youth and Children Research Center, said in an article published by China Youth Daily on Sunday.
Since the movement began nearly a century ago, the country’s youth
has been collectively marching with the times and the people under the leadership of the C
PC－whether in periods of revolution, construction, or in the nation’s campaign of reform and openingup, Hu said.
As the centenary of the movement draws near, a good understanding of its history will make yout
hs know more about why their futures are closely connected with the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation so that
they will find their niches and play bigger roles in the country’s socialist cause, he added.
Chen Yuhao, a postgraduate student at the U
niversity of International Business and Economics, said the spirit of patriotism, progress, democracy and s
cience is still the core value of Chinese youth, and should be upheld and carried forward in the new era.
ber of Commerce, said that industrial and trade relations between the EU and China will i
ncrease following the meeting, and that China has made great efforts to open its market to European companies.
“China’s new Foreign Investment Law, which has just been (approved), will greatly reassure European investors of the com
mitment of the Chinese government to further protect foreign investments in China,” he said.
Wang Yiwei, a professor of international relations at Renmin University of China, said in an article
published in the People’s Daily Overseas Edition on Wednesday that the Chinese and EU lead
ers’ strategic communication on important issues will help foster new areas for bilateral cooperation.
The concerted efforts made by the two sides to cope with the common challenges
and develop win-win cooperation will add stability to an increasingly uncertain world, he added.
Hu Yongqi contributed to this story.
development and training company NIIT, visited Xiongan in September and was received by Chen.
Chen said Xiongan welcomes NIIT to take its advantages in technology and training to enhanc
e cooperation in the building of a digital city and the IT industry, according to a news release.
While attending the top legislature’s annual session in March, Chen told reporters that Xiong
an will soon begin large-scale substantial construction as overall design plans for the area have been completed.
More than 200 teams and 1,000 experts from China and abroad have participated in the drafting of the plans, Chen said.
Jiang Hao, a Shanghai-based partner at global consultancy Roland Ber
ger, said his company is “very interested” in participating in Xiongan’s development.
US senators sharply questioned regulatory officials on Wedne
sday about the Federal Aviation Administration’s reliance on Boeing Co’s engineers to cert
ify the safety of the company’s new 737 Max 8 aircraft, which was involved in two fatal crashes in the past five months.
A self-certification procedure called Organization Designation Authorization came under scr
utiny at a hearing of the Senate Commerce Committee’s aviation subcommittee in Washington. Testifying wer
e Daniel Elwell, acting FAA administrator; Robert Sumwalt, chairman of the National Transportation Saf
ety Board; and Calvin Scovel III, Transportation Department inspector general.
For decades, the FAA has delegated some authority for certifying new aircraft to the manufacturers, reducing government costs.
After the crashes of Lion Air in Indonesia in October and Ethiop
ian Airlines this month, which killed a total of 346 passengers and crew members, critics have ci
ted the self-certification process as evidence of an overly cozy relationship between the FAA and the industry.
to New Zealand Governor-General Patsy Reddy on Friday over the deadly shooting incidents earlier Friday in New Zealand’s Christchurch City.
In his message, Xi said he was shocked to learn about the serious shooting incidents which have caused heavy casualties.
On behalf of the Chinese government, the Chinese people and in his ow
n name, Xi expressed deep sympathy with and sincere condolences to the New Zealand gov
ernment and the New Zealand people, while expressing grief for the victims and wishing the injured an early recovery.
Also on Friday, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang sent a message of condolence to New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arder
n, expressing grief for the victims while extending sincere sympathies to the injured and the bereaved families.
g without a drill pipe core in polar ice bedrock, which helped the scientists obtain the first few samples of bedrock unde
r the ice cores at the station. The conwwwhebeishengxincn-2/ion was also compleexpedition.
Xuelong left Shanghai on Nov 2 and arrived at Zhongshan Station on
Nov 30. The icebreaker entered the Amundsen Sea in early January for a marine survey but
experienced “the worst sea conditions since departure”, according to an earlier report by China Ocean News.
On Jan 19, the ship was caught in a sudden thick fog on the Amundsen Sea and collided with an
iceberg, Cheng Xiao, dean of the College of Global Change and Earth System Science at Beijing Normal University, told Xinhua.
An increase of cyclones in the area since the start of 2019 has great
ly increased the number of floating ice fragments, while in 2018 the area was a single large ice sheet, Ch
en said. The floating ice drifted to the north, pushed by the wind, which also affected navigation on Xuelong’s trip home, he added.
Two climbers have died and another two are injured after an avalanche on the UK’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis.
Police and mountain rescue personnel were called to the scene, in the Number 5 Gully area just before midday.
”We can sadly confirm that two people have died and two people have been injured,” Police Scotland said in a statement.
Avalanche danger level ‘extreme’ in Colorado
”Volunteers from Lochaber and Glencoe Mountain Rescue Teams remain at the scene and were assisted by the Mariti
me and Coastguard Agency and Scottish Ambulance Service,” Police Scotland said, according to the UK’s Press Association.
An air ambulance, three ambulances and a trauma team were lat
er sent to the peak, the Scottish Ambulance Service said in a separate statement.
The Scottish Avalanche Information Service has warned that there is a high risk of avalanches in the area at the moment.
Huawei and Qualcomm settle temporarily: Huawei pays Qualcomm $150 million Quarterly
According to foreign media reports, Qualcomm said Huawei had signed a short-term authorization agreement with Qualcomm. In a conference call with anal
ysts on the company’s financial performance, Qualcomm Chief Financial Officer George Davis said Huawei would pay Qualcomm $150 million a quarter. Th
e deal, which was concluded by Qualcomm in the first quarter ending December 30, will last until June 30.
Qualcomm probably wants to concentrate on Apple’s patent war.
Collection of Five Blessings: Occupy Your Blessing, Must Have Houfu and Other Hot Words
This year Alipay’s new “flower card” and “lucky card” set off a
new round of upsurge. In order to get friends’ flower cards or professional dedication, net
izens are also wits and wits. Some netizens have also coined such new words as “Zhan you fu”, “You must have lat
er fu”, “scraping card type poverty alleviation” and so on, which are called “Ji Wufu slang”.
One meal was as fierce as a tiger, with a New Year’s Eve score of 0.5.
Apple revoked Facebook’s iOS Enterprise Developer Certificate
After Facebook was exposed to allow users to download monitoring applications, Appl
e formally revoked Facebook’s enterprise developer certificate. Previously, Facebook paid users to install a data collection app calle
d Facebook Research, which allows Facebook to track users’app usage history, private messages and location data.
Facebook bypassed the App Store review through Apple’s Enterprise Developer Project.
Recently, the state general administration of press and publication, photoelectric issued in January 2019 the domestic network game approval inf