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ter-filled barriers, bamboo sticks, traffic cones and other objects to set up barriers against the police.
They hurled gasoline bombs and bricks dug up from the pavement at p压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
olice officers, also pointing laser beams at them. Police condemned the violence.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊After repeated warnings, riot police used tear gas and used minimum force to disperse the protesters after 5 pm.
The police also deployed for the first time their new crowd control vehicle with a water cannon.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
At about 7 pm, a China Daily photographer’s camera lens was broken by a thrown
brick. The crowd gradually dispersed after 7 pm. Police arrested some protesters.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
As normalcy returned, with public transport service resuming in the eastern Kowloon district
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所of Kwun Tong on Sunday, the scars of the previous day’s violent clashes on the streets remained.
Railway service at various stations resumed along the Kwun Tong
Line, including Kwun Tong, Ngau Tau Kok and Kowloon Bay stations, and most local压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
stores reopened. Black, abusive graffiti scrawled on roads and walls of buildings wer
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所e a grim reminder of Saturday’s violence, which had shattered the previous weekend’s relative calm.
In Kowloon Bay on Sunday, the scene of fierce clashes between demo
nstrators and police, a sea of refuse left by protesters－including broken umbrellas a压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
nd dismantled barricades－had been cleared up by workers and stood piled on roadsides.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所Some of the “smart” lampposts on Sheung Yuet Road vandalized on Saturday were now protected by traffic cones.
Black-clad, masked protesters had sawed off the new lampposts on Sat
urday. City officials said each “smart” lamppost cost about 压博娱乐登入开户千花坊HK$140,000($17,850).
Residents were enraged. A security guard at a building on Tai Yip
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所Street－the scene of violent rioting on Saturday－said the building
and some nearby shops and garages were closed on Saturday, and some remained closed on Sunday.
The lander and rover of the Chang’e-4 probe have resumed work for the ninth lunar
day on the far side of the moon after “sleeping” during the extremely cold night.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
The lander woke up at 8:10 am Sunday, and the rover, Yutu-2 (Jade Rabbit-2), awoke at 8:42 am Saturday, according to the L
unar Exploration and Space Program Center of the China National Space Administration.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊For the ninth lunar day, the lander’s neutron radiation detector and low-frequency ra
dio detector, as well as the rover’s infrared imaging spectrometer and other instruments will be restarted to co
nduct scientific tasks including moon surface observation and composition analysis.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
China’s Chang’e-4 probe, launched on Dec 8, 2018, made the first-ever soft landing o
n the Von Karman Crater in the South Pole-Aitken Basin on the far side of the moon on Jan 3.
A lunar day equals 14 days on Earth, and a lunar night is the same length. The Cha压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
ng’e-4 probe switches to a dormant mode during the lunar night due to the lack of solar power.
As a result of the tidal locking effect, the moon’s revolution c
ycle is the same as its rotation cycle, and the same side always faces Earth压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
The scientific tasks of the Chang’e-4 mission include low-frequency radio astro
nomical observation, surveying the terrain and landforms, detecting the mineral comp
osition and shallow lunar surface structure and measuring neutron radiation and neutral atoms.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
The Chang’e-4 mission embodies China’s hope to combine human wisdom in space exploratio
n with four payloads developed by the Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and Saudi Arabia.
With industrial and consumption upgrades, investment in hig
h-tech industries climbed 43.1 percent year-on-year — 29.3 percent of the total FDI — am压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
ong which the high-tech service sector gained 97.4 billion yuan in FDI, up 63.2 percent.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊Zhang Xiaofan, a partner at Deloitte’s global Chinese services group, said trade tensions between China and the United Sta
tes will not force any country or region to replace China’s position as a key player in the global supply chain.
Because of its members’ different cultures, currencies and po压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
litical systems, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations cannot match China’s size as a
huge consumption market. Neither can ASEAN members muster as many policy and institutional advantages as Chin
a to fine tune economic structures and fend off potential financial risks, Zhang said.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
China also has a well-developed infrastructure to support the real economy, Zhang added.
Attracted by China’s consumer market driven by an expanding middle-income group
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所and fast developing information technology, foreign investment from Germany and the Republic of Korea surg
ed in the first seven months, posting growth rates of 72.4 percent and 69.7 percent year-on-year, respectively.
FDI from the European Union rose 18.3 percent year-on-year, while
FDI from countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative grew by 5 percent.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
Joerg Wuttke, president of the European Union Chamber of Commerce
in China, said that to prevent risks caused by unilateral actions, China and the Eur压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
opean Union should further efforts to reach the EU-China comprehensive agreement on invest
ment by 2020, perhaps eyeing a new free trade agreement soon after that.
rt aims to better regulate procedures for review of death sentences and the execution.
Under the guideline, courts should inform those on death row that they have the right to tho压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
se meetings, and they must tell the defendants if the people that the inmates wish to see refuse the meeting.
If someone applies to meet with his or her child under the age of 18, courts should first
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊品茶微信ask for approval from the child’s guardian. A video meeting will be arranged if courts, after a review, believe
a face-to-face meeting would affect the children’s physical or mental health, it said.
The last words of convicts facing the death penalty can be recorded by audio or video, it said.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
Ruan Chuansheng, a law professor at the Shanghai Administration Institute, said such a guideline will unify different pra
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊品茶微信ctices in the implementation of executions carried out by courts nationwide.
“We’ve had basic principles to carry out executions, such as informing of the right to meetings of convicts facing the death压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
penalty, but what courts should do for the meeting and how to arrange the meeting are not specified,” he said.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊品茶微信Ji Chunwei, a criminal lawyer from Guangdong province, said t
he new rule is a big step forward in human rights protection in the judicial sector.
“The guideline will prevent situations in which some people were informe压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
d after their family members had been executed, which has happened before,” he said.
The guideline also clarifies some of the other legitimate rights of convicts on deat压博娱乐登入开户千花坊品茶微信
h row. It states that a local high court should inform the death penalty convict of the righ
t to hire a defense lawyer to help him or her in the penalty review process. Under current laws,压博娱乐登入开户千花坊品茶微信
all death sentences in the country must be reviewed by the Supreme People’s Court.
The defense lawyer can submit their findings or evidence either to the
local high court or directly to the top court, according to the guideline.
?torment” by revealing what he did with the body after the trial, the heartbroken father said this
“We hope that he suffers for the rest of his life, as he made Yingying suffer in the last moments of her life.”压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
Although Qixi has flown by, the yearning for an ideal love will never fully stop for China’s young generation.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所Generation Z, today’s youngest group, are those born in and after 1995. They have g
rown up with the internet and are said to be tech-savvy and obsessed with social media.
And now, as they enter adulthood and will soon join the workforce, many wonder about their love philosophies.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
Taobao Software and Tantan, the Chinese version of Tinder, issued reports a few days a
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所go that may shed light on the habits, desires and outlook of the generation.
Happy singles in movie theaters
According to Taopiaopiao and Dengta professional, two applications developed by Taobao, 29 percent of users born after 1压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
995 buy only one ticket when seeing a movie, implying most of them are what is known as “single dogs”.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所Although the majority of viewers are not alone at movie theaters, those who cannot find
company won’t miss the opportunity for a few hours of entertainment and relaxation.
The report says most “single” viewers choose to watch a movie durin压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
g the day instead of the night – more often the dating hours for young lovers.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所It also shows first-tier cities like Beijing and Shanghai have more viewers who don’t mind watching movies by themselves.
It seems these “single dogs” quite have an enjoyable experience at movie theaters in spite of being alone.
and 4 high-resolution Earth-observation satellites as well as the weather
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所satellite Fengyun 3C－that are available for duties under the charter,” Guo said.
Over the past two weeks, China’s satellites took photographs of flood-stricken region
s in India. China provided those images, together with previously taken pictures of the same places, to the In?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
dian Space Research Organization to assist with the neighboring nation’s recent flood relief efforts.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊Vivek Singh, a spokesman for the space research group, told Xinhua on Thursday that India appreciated China’s
help in the disaster-relief efforts and that such mutual assistance was a good example of international cooperation.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊As of Sunday, the death toll in India’s flood-hit states had risen to more than 200. At least 11 million people have been directly affected.
The International Charter on Space and Major Disasters is a worldwide collaboration platform, throug
h which satellite data are made available for the benefit of disaster management. It has 61 contributing satellites operated by 17 c?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
harter members, including the European Space Agency and United States Geological Survey.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊China signed the charter in May 2007 and first called for assistance under the charter in July of that year when deva
stating floods ravaged central and eastern parts of the country, according to the China National Space Administration.
To date, China has invoked the charter 24 times and obtained a significant amount of satellite d?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
ata for post-disaster relief efforts, according to information published on the charter’s website.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所The most recent time China activated the charter was in June last year when it asked for as
sistance to monitor a serious forest fire in the Inner Mongolia autonomous region.
earlier this month by the State Council, Chin
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所a’s Cabinet, more measures will be taken over the next decade by the whole of society to focus on improving the physic
al and psychological health of primary and middle school students. They should have outdoor activities for at least a
n hour after school every day, and it is suggested they use electronics for no more than 15 minutes at a time for pur压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
poses other than study, according to the plan.Members of the Amber Quartet (from left): violinists Ning Fangliang and Su
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊Yajing, viola player Qi Wang and cellist Yang Yichen. All teach at the Central Conservatory of Mus
“Easy access to electronics products has played a major role in increasing the numbe压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
r of young people getting gaming disorders,” Lu said. “In addition, many children lack enough extracurricular activi
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所ties or other entertainment, which has caused them to become addicted to video games.”
Some adolescents with game addiction may have become addicted as a result of other condit
ions, such as a lack of ability to focus, which has caused difficulties in their studies or interpersonal rela压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
tionships and made them more willing to indulge in video games, Lu said. Professional medical workers are ne
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所eded in these cases to help them root out the causes to reduce game disorder, he said.
Yang Fude, president of Beijing Huilongguan Hospital, said people who suff压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
er psychological problems such as depression or frustration can seek help at certifie
d hospitals and clinics, which can prevent the worsening of conditions and occurrence of mental disorders.
There is no official data on the prevalence of gaming addiction among intern
et users in China. According to a report released by China Internet Network I压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
nformation Center last year, more than a quarter of all internet users in China are studen
ts, and teenagers between 12 and 16 years old are most lik压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所ely to become addicted to the internet.
Three men have been fined for smoking in the Palace Museum, said Beijing police Saturday.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊Instead of shouting slogans of defiance, songs glorifying the spirit of Hong Kong and value
s cherished by its people were played during Saturday’s peaceful rally. The crowd hu?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
mmed along when the well-known tune of Under the Lion Rock and Pearl of the Orient were played.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊The signboards and banners — hoisted high along with the nationa
l flag and the Hong Kong SAR flag — read “Safeguard Hong Kong” and “Say No to Violence.”
Sponsored by more than 70 community leaders, the rally is joined by well-known politicians, academics, celebrities, and representatives?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
of ethnic minority groups in the city. Among them are former commissioner of police Tang King-shing, former Le
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊gislative Council president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing and former secretary for food and health Ko Wing-man.
Some of them would later take the forum and make the plea for peace and mutual respect.
sudden shower of rain and the stuffy weather failed to deter the spirit of thousands of r?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
esidents in Tamar Park on Saturday afternoon to show their support and gratitude to the city’s police force.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊They were gathering for a rally, organized by more than 7
0 community leaders in Hong Kong’s administrative and business center, to express support to the?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
police who had demonstrated great restraint and discipline in handling recent violent protests around the city.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所At around 4 pm, one hour before the official start of the rally, the park was already filled with p
eople of all ages and walks of life. They mostly dressed in light-colored clothes, white or blue, and wore no
face masks or helmets — in contrary to those radical protesters who wanted to hide their identities from the police.
Beijing police launched an investigation into the incident and its official social media?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
account on July 20 said that the three smokers’ behavior violated principles of public conduct.
All three have confessed and apologized to the public.?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
They are aged around 20 years old and traveled to Beijing for a summer holiday, according to Beijing police.
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊The Palace Museum is a historical and cultural heritage site that should be protect
ed by the public, with all visitors abiding by the rules to maintain social order, said police.
Having posted a video of their smoking online, each was fined 200 yuan for disturbing public order.?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
The video was shot in an open-air area in the museum and shows a man asking who dares to
?压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所smoke in the Palace Museum and another inhaling a cigarette before saying, “Awesome”.
The video enraged Chinese netizens, with one saying he doesn’t want the 600-year-old Palace Museum to be burned like No
tre-Dame and another saying the men should be banned from tourist attractions.
Since both parties want to resume the negotiatio
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所ns and don’t really want to cause negative impacts for the other, they should be
able to walk back a bit and find a point where they can agree to restart their talks and proceed step by step from there.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
Chinese tourists in Croatia will be in for a surprise when they see police from their homeland patrolling the streets this summer.
For the second year running, Chinese law enforcement officers will be joining their fellow压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所
professionals in the popular Balkan tourist destination on the streets of the capita
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊l Zagreb, the historic walled city of Dubrovnik, tourist resort Zadar and Croatia’s biggest county, Lika-Senj.
Croatia has been running the Safe Tourism Season project since 2
006 when officers from Hungary became the first foreign law enforcement officials invited to t
ake part. Since then, more than 800 officers from 19 countries have come to assist their压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
Croatian counterparts at the height of the tourist season, undergoing special localized training before starting patrols.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所In addition to the helpful presence of fellow Chinese officers on the
streets, Chinese tourists will also be able to benefit from special telephone support line
s set up in the regions where the visiting police are deployed, with compatriots answering calls.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
In 2018, there were six officers from China and this year there will be eight.
Croatia, which was part of the former Yugoslavia, is proving an increasingly popular destination for Chinese visitors.
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所In the first half, there has been a 53 percent year-on-year rise in the number of Chin
ese visitors to the ancient Roman port of Split, and a 20 percent increase in numbers going to Zagreb.
“Chinese tourists are mostly interested in historical and cultural monuments
and sightseeing,” said Zagreb Tourist Board spokeswoman Darja Dragoje.
ecent annual gathering of the World Health Assembly in Geneva expressed worry and optimi
sm in almost equal measure. Delegates at the assembly－the decision-making body of the World He压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所alth Organization－likened the scope of the world’s health crisis to that of the threat posed by climate change. They also ag
reed, however, that digital technology and data will play a crucial role in accelerating efforts to achieve health for all.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
In many respects, the world’s health has improved markedly in recent decades: average global life expectancy has incr
eased by more than five years, while childhood mortality has declined by more than 50 percent since 1990. Yet half the wo压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
rld’s population still lacks full access to basic health services, and health-related expenses drive roughly 100 m
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ancial burden of the four most frequent non-communicable diseases alone (cardiovascular disease, cancer, dia
betes and chronic respiratory diseases) is expected to surpass $7 trillion from 2011 to 2025, according to WHO.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
At the same time, the world is just beginning to recognize the potential of digitally enhanced data to improve health. With increased use of digital tech
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ystems proactive and－thanks to artificial intelligence (AI)－even predictive.
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In our view, digital health is the most efficient, cost-effective way for the world to meet the United Nations Sustainable Develo
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uality care they need without incurring financial hardship. This is also a high priority for WHO, which earlier this
year created a Department of Digital Health and published its first set of guidelines on the subject.压博娱乐登入开户千花坊
With several major global strategy-setting meetings ahead, including the UN High-Level Meeting on Universal Health Co
压博娱乐登入开户千花坊女神会所verage in New York in September, the world must act now to realize the promise of digital health. We see three dist
inct opportunities for cross-sectoral partnerships: in prediction, prevention and healthcare delivery.
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care. Digitalized data collection, including through the use of AI and machine learning, can help healthcare sys
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source-allocation decisions, reduce costs, and improve the overall quality of care. Better
processes for ensuring data security and privacy are also essential to implement predictive systems at scale.