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Building a bridge to span the traditions of his heritage

[ 2017-05-29 ]
... are built on it. "It's true in Sanjiang Dong autonomous county that when there is river there is a shelter bridge, as our Dong people believe that the timber bridge not only provides a shelter but also keeps bad luck away and brings wind and rain on time," said Yang. Born in...

Companies are gearing up for digital change: Pony Ma

[ 2017-05-28 ]
...et will be one of the most important factors in driving companies' development in the future, instead of data and technology. "They are actually talking about different phases. I believe the market is the key, which will produce data and drive technology and innovation," he said.

Tracing trade links through ceramics

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...inted in underglaze cobalt blue and overglaze iron red and in the center it depicts a man and a woman walking in a garden. Researchers believe they portray Louis XIV of France (or the Sun King) and his mistress. Although the two wear Western-style costumes, they have East Asian...

Anti-graft campaign must not hurt employees

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...ts is worth a lot more than their costs, as they convey love and create a bond between the giver and receiver. Some people have come to believe that it is the anti-corruption drive, not some officials' cynical approach to the rules, that has robbed them of their regular festival...

Vanguard's local market entry strengthens mutual fund sector

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...he assets are in the form of bank deposits and residential properties, while investments in funds and trusts constitute a minority. "We believe that in China, mutual funds' market size will grow from $1.5 trillion now to $16 trillion in 2025," said Lin. China's securities regula...

China's growth outlook positive despite uncertainties

[ 2017-05-27 ]
BEIJING - Many economists believe that despite downward pressure and uncertainties, China's economic outlook remains bright. To assess economic performance, growth is not the only barometer, quality, structure, momentum and room for growth should also be take into consideratio...

Brazil's Temer rejects UN criticism about repression in Brazil

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...e statement, calling it "uninformed and biased." "It is scary the lightness with which the UNHCR and the IACHR want to lead (people) to believe that Brazil does not have solid institutions, dedicated to the protection of human rights and cemented in the democratic rule of law," ...

'Tweeting' tree grows its followers

[ 2017-05-27 ]
... The research team is now measuring the dynamics of the formation of the tree ring through 2017. They believe that just by recording measurements, they will be able to link annual growth dynamics to changing climate conditions. ...

Egyptian forces hit terror camps in Libya in response to Minya shooting attack[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...cks were claimed by Islamic State (IS) which pledged last week in a video to target non-Muslims everywhere. REVENGE ATTACKS Observers believe that the IS is targeting Christians in attempt to hit back after the Egyptian army has done great achievements against terrorists in Si...

Tibetans in Lhasa embrace holy month of Saga Dawa

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...ion. "I came across a homeless dog this time last year and took it home," Sodron said. "It is a result of my accumulation of merit." "I believe in the equality of all lives. When turning the prayer wheel, I always pray for world peace," she said. In the month, Tibetans have a cu...

Xi's reform methods

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...spears," said a statement after a meeting of the Central Leading Group for Deepening Overall Reform last June. Xi and the group members believe "reform will cause pain, but without reform the pain will be longer-lasting." To advance the reforms, courage, commitment and persevera...

Big houses a hedge against the future

[ 2017-05-27 ]
...for work. The editor wanted to see how such children, generally from poverty-stricken areas, had been doing. On first sight, she didn't believe the places I brought her to had anything to do with poverty. Even after we drove for nearly two hours from the urban area, she still th...

Ivory carvers want craft preserved

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...ertificate must accompany every ivory item, when it is on display and when it is sold. "Both the Chinese government and the commission believe that the art of carving should be protected and the ivory trade can be strictly controlled through the use of legal tusks," says Zhou, ...

Taking malaria fight to the source

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...alaria, thus leaving them with more disposable income. Productivity has gone up, and school attendance and performance is remarkable. I believe that fighting the epdemic disease is an important factor toward reduction of poverty," says the Comoros malaria program director. He a...

Tomb's story of love, exile, life and death

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...he middle room were ancillary chambers - largely vacant with an elevated stone deathbed in each room. There was no coffin. "Historians believe that the 'beds' were once for the coffins of low-level concubines of a Ming emperor, who were forced to hang themselves at their master...

Butterfly effect and donkey glue

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...in. Where as meat is just meat, ejiao takes a lot of donkey hides to produce, and it commands a very good market price. It is hard to believe that an extract distilled from the hide of donkeys can have any curative properties, but stranger things are found in the pharmacopeia ...

Culinary warning to protect precious wildlife

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...nimals have entered the list of endangered species or have become extinct. For example, the Chinese pangolin, whose scales many falsely believe have health benefits, can no longer be found in the wild because of over-hunting. The wild yellow croaker, a fish which was abundant in...

Seeking accord

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...nvestment and exports. Ahead of Li's departure, Chinese Ambassador to the European Union Yang Yanyi and other policy insiders say they believe the summit, arranged at "a critical moment", will boost the bilateral relationship to a new high if both sides inject ample "sincerity ...

Hyleen Capital to weave network in Asian markets

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...weak and it takes time for improvement," Yin said. "Electricity is not even enough for civilian use in the country." Both Wang and Yin believe there are tremendous chances in Myanmar, but they also admitted that risks are high as it is not a mature market. "The market requires ...

UK police make new arrest in concert bombing investigation

[ 2017-05-26 ]
...o had been arrested was released without charge, police said.Britain's security level has been upgraded to "critical" meaning officials believe another attack may be imminent.Authorities are chasing possible links between the bomber, Salman Abedi, and militants in Manchester, el...
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