months of 2019, up 6.4 percent year-on-year, according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics.
Xinjiang is the last province to release its local GDP figures. During the
first quarter, Xinjiang’s GDP reached 217.77 billion yuan, up 5.3 percent year-on-year.
In terms of GDP growth rate, a total of 17 regions saw their GDP numbers exceed the “nation
al line” of 6.4 percent. Among them five came from the eastern region and six each from central and western areas.
All the top three came from China’s western area. Yunnan province posted the fastest
growth rate of 9.7 percent year-on-year, followed by Guizhou (9.2 percent) and Tibet (9.1 percent).
The bottom three are Jilin province, Tianjin municipality and Heilongjiang pro
vince, Jilin province, with a growth rate of 2.4 percent, was the weakest performer.
ng cell technologies should be established to promote greater transparency, they said, so that before a trial begins scient
ists would need to pass an ethics review and provide a list of names of all participating scientists and institutions.
Universities and research institutes should strengthen education a
nd training in bioethics and scientific and medical professionalism, covering research sci
entists and students of science, medicine and the humanities at all levels, they said.
In addition, more efforts should be undertaken to eliminate prejudice agains
t people with disabilities, which exists in the minds of some scholars, they said. Following the gene-edited baby inci
dent, government departments have vowed to improve supervision, and new regulations are being made or revised.
ndreds of security guards daily during peak seasons. In October, when it had a record number of travelers, the ad
ministrators decided to seek help from local universities for international volunteers, Liu said.
The lake, spanning a total of 60 square kilometers in the heart of Hangzhou, is ne
ar to one of China’s oldest Buddhist temples and is surrounded by lush green hills.
During the recent holiday, it was one of the most popular tourist spots amo
ng millions of domestic travelers, along with the Great Wall and the Forbidden City.
“It’s not only about giving tourists directions to the toilet or preventing people from smoking,” said Bela Nitesh Parm
ar from India, one of the students selected from among more than 50 candidates for the volunteer program.
“The more I help others, the more confidence and positive energ
y I earn for myself,” said the sophomore at Zhejiang University of Technology.
inesses, McMillon said brick-and-mortar stores have become hybrid, and forward fulfillment centers.
He said Sam’s Club has been gaining strength in the country. The high-end m
embership store that was launched in China in 1996 has about 2 million members nati
onwide. By 2020, there will be 40 such clubs either in operation or in construction in the country. The format ha
s 23 stores currently in 19 cities stocking quality fresh food and membership products.
Globally Walmart has 11,300 stores, with a third of them large stores.
According to Kantar Worldpanel, in 2018 Walmart’s market share was 5.4 percent, an improvement from t
he 5.2 percent in 2017. Last year it opened 33 new stores, including 21 hypermarkets, four Sam‘s Club and eight compact stores.
Jason Yu, general manager of Kantar Worldpanel China, said Walmart has to roll out
more innovations to further improve its operational efficiency and achieve growth through
better short-term memory and faster reaction times compared with the control group, acco
rding findings published March 27 in the China-based journal National Science Review.
The study also found that transgenic monkeys’ brains took longer to develop, in a similar fashion to humans.
The experiment has divided the scientific community however, with a number of Western scientists criticizing it as uneth
ical, while some went as far to suggest, perhaps ironically, that it could lead to a Planet of the Apes-type scenario.
The Kunming Institute of Zoology told China Daily in a statement that the experiment was ethically approved in 2010.
In 2015 the animal rights committee of Kunming Biomed International, a research organiza
tion specializing in nonhuman primates, also declared the animals were being treated humanely in every
step of the experiment, in accordance with domestic and international regulations, the statement said.
Aviation Industry Corp of China, the country’s leading aircraft manufacturer, on Sunday launched an ex
hibition park in Xi’an, Shaanxi province.The park is located in an aviation industry compound in Xi’a
n’s northeastern suburb and showcases 16 aircraft used in flight testing.The exhibits represent prototypes of the Chinese military’s major aircraft down
through the years, including the CJ-6 basic trainer, J-7 fighter jet, KJ-2000 early-warning and control plane, as well
as the Z-10 attack helicopter.A J-8II fighter jet is on display at the exhibition park that opened to the public on Sunday in X
i’an, Northwest China’s Shaanxi province. Photo by Zhao Lei/chinadaily.com.cnThese aircraft contri
buted significantly to China’s aviation industry and flight test endeavors, and highlight the growth of the co
untry’s aviation sector, according to an Aviation Industry Corp of China statement.In addition to the aircraft, the par
k also features relief sculptures depicting the histories of Chinese planes’test flights.
End of the men’s singles semi-finals, the international table tennis federation
tour after men’s singles four ping 4 contestants are
all countries do, so that two games is the ping of the civil war, the first semi-final,
Wang Chuqin and FanZhenDong bitter seven innings, the 18-ye
ar-old teenager ended up with the world’s first offensive, to a 4-3 victory
over FanZhenDong, final FanZhenDong was e
liminated by the Brazilian starlet caldera, nuo in the finals last year, the
defeat by the ping teacher younger brother again.Another game between Xu Xin an
d Lin gao yuan, although the final with a 4-0 defeat Xu Xin Lin gao yuan, but the game
play is very close and wonderful.Later in the men’s singles final, W
ang Chuqin with Lin will be high for the men’s singles championship opener tour in 2019.
In against FanZhenDong Wang Chuqin, did not see a one-sided situation, Wa
ng Chuqin the teenager is very active, playing both sides in the first two innings at 11-7 e
ach win a game, then the third played very two sides stalemate, stalemate Wang
Chuqin end in 13 and 11 points,
then the fourth FanZhenDong offensive
strengthen, Wang Chuqin mentality in a conservative state, be FanZh
enDong 11-5.Both sides big score 2-2 draw again.Then Wang Chuqin biting the
score again in five innings, the two sides p
layed emi, Wang Chuqin with 12-10 scored crucial game, big score 3-2
lead.But in the sixth inning Wang Chuqin lax, plus
FanZhenDong timely adjustment, 11-3 FanZhenDong again equalised, 3 to 3
draw, decider Wang Chuqin
go all out to a final state heat beat FanZhenDong Wang Chuqin 11-9 are hard.Aggregate final 4-3.
In the other semi-final, Xu Xin met Lin gao yuan again, at last year’s finals, gao yuan
Lin is defeated Xu Xin, started the game they played more rallies, several “nene,
obviously for the game is keen to
Lin gao yuan, and very well prepared, 14 – after 12 hard to take the first inning, then
repeatedly against the Xu Xin
offensive Lin gao yuan, with 11-6-9, 11, 11-9 fourth straight, to a 4-0 victory over Xu Xin final.