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pplication software platforms of the Fengyun satellites for weather forecasting, as well as climate and environment monitoring.
They also requested a range of services, especial
ly in monitoring rainfall, droughts, dust stor ms, heavy fog and lightning, in addition to training courses on Fengyun meteoro
logical satellite data ana lysis, remote-sensing applications and data collection.
Many countries along the Belt and Road have high mountains, deserts, oc
nd a lack of accurate meteorological information. The number of me teorological disasters in the regions is more than double the global average, the administration said.
Wei Caiying, deputy general-director of the National Satellite Meteorol
enter, said that real-time disaster monitoring by meteorological satellites co uld provide these countries with a scientific basis for disaster prevention and reduction.
merging jobs related to the digital economy have been and are expected to continue gro
wing quickly in China as digital techno
logy is applied in more fields, said a senior executive from LinkedIn. New media operators, front-end development engineers, algori
ers, user interface designers, and data analysts were the top five profes sions with the fastest growing number of practitioners in China on the US-based professional networking site fro
m 2013 to 2017, said Lu Jian, president of LinkedIn
China in an exclusive interview with China Daily. “Digital economy, which has become part of the national strategy, is just unfolding in the cou
ntry. It won’t surprise us if such jobs con tinue to draw employees of both genders and in both urban and rural areas in the coming years,” Lu said.
public remarks made by Xi from September 2013 to July 2018.
Since Xi proposed the BRI in 2013, he has spoken abo
ut the initiative on many occasions. The discourses have provided guidance for the country to develop international cooperation, i
global economic governance and promote the building of a community with a shared future for mankind. Russia – There is no alternative to the peaceful solution of nuclear and
ues on the Korean Peninsula, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, follow ing a meeting with top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un.
, for its part, is ready to continue cooperation to reduce tensions on the peninsu a, and to strengthen security in Northeast Asia as a whole, said Putin at a reception in honor of Kim.
Putin said he was convinced that with active participation of the international community and all inte
rested states, the goal of ensuring lasting peace, stability and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula can be achieved.
Chinese scientist says resilient varieties boost harvests, minimize use of fertilizers
A decadelong agricultural project spearh
eaded by Chinese scientists has helped alleviate poverty for more than 1.6 million f arming households in 18 Asian and African countries through cultivation of high-yield and resilient rice strains.
n Super Rice project, led by the Chinese Academy of Agric ultural Sciences, has generated 78 rice varieties that boast an average 20 percent increase in har
hectare while minimizing the use of fertilizers, pesticides and irrigation, said Li Zhikang, a professor and researcher of rice breeding at the academy and a leading member of the project, on Tuesday.
al area planted with the varieties in participating countries h ad expanded to 6.12 million hectares by the end of last year, including around 3.4 million hect
ares in the Philippines, 1.3 million hectares in India and 1.1 million hectares in Vietnam, he said.
the school because speaking fluent Chinese is necessary for them to work in China or do business with China, Sun said.
nment in Ruili has invested 2.6 million yuan ($388,000) in improv ing school facilities, including building a new school building, canteen and playground. The sch
ool has est
ablished a special foundation with donations from teachers, parents and officers at the insp ection station to sponsor impoverished Chinese and Burmese students in pursuing their studies, he said.
Ruili, an i
mportant land port for southwestern China, is described by a famous Chin ese song, There is a Beautiful Place, which describes its natural beauty and colorful folklore.
At the sc
hool, the students also can be heard singing another so ng, “Two countries, one school, hand in hand, heart to heart, forever love.”