for more than 60 years and stayed true to his original aspirations. As a s
oldier, Zhang defended the country; as a civilian, he works for the people’s well-being, Xi said.
Zhang lives a life of simplicity, purity and indifference to fame and fortune, serving as a role
model for military officers, rank-and-file soldiers and veterans across the country, Xi said.
Zhang, a member of the CPC, was a soldier of Brigade 359 of the Northwest Field Ar
my, one of the main forces of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army during the Liberation War between 1945 and 1949.
He was honored by the Northwest Field Army sever
al times for performing meritorious deeds as he braved enemy fire. He was twice given the honorary title of C
uawei’s chips. Only with its cooperation is it possible for Huawei to have a Plan B in stocking
in-house processors in order to offset fallout from the US ban on its access to US chips,” Xiang said.
He said the move by Panasonic also showcases that the Japanes
e tech company is not willing to surrender to political pressure from Washington, after ear
lier reports that it had stopped shipments of certain components to Huawei. The firm bought $6.3 billion wort
h of products including batteries and electronic components from Panasonic in 2018, according to Nikkei Asian Review.
United Kingdom-based mobile operator EE said on We
dnesday that its 5G network in the UK would rely on equipment made by Huawei.
Jia Mo, an analyst at Singapore-based market research company Canalys, said the delayed prod
uct releases in certain markets will harm Huawei‘s smartphone business, but Huawei is working on its ow
n mobile operating system, which can help relieve some pressure in the domestic market.
On Thursday, in response to media reports that UK chip firm Arm Holdings told its staff to suspend dealin
gs with Huawei, Ren Zhengfei, CEO of Huawei, said in an interview with Chinese financial media website Caixin that his co
mpany has acquired a permanent licensing of the ARM architecture, the basis for Huawei to design its chips.
Arm China also said in a reply to China Daily that “we are in active com
munication to find appropriate solutions that comply with current laws and regulations”.
arrived in Japan for a state visit that will make him the first world leader to meet the country’s new emperor.
Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrived Saturday aboard Air Force One after a 14-hour journey. The president was h
eading to a dinner with business leaders at the US Ambassador’s residence in Tokyo after a brief airport welcome.
The visit is part of a continuing charm offensive by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo
Abe that analysts say has spared Japan from far more debilitating retaliatory action by Trump.
The president has refused to lift the threat of slapping potentially devastating US
tariffs on imports of Japanese autos and auto parts on national security grounds.
US tariffs against Japanese aluminum and steel remain.
revenue collected by the US government through hefty tariffs on Chinese imports, has been paid almost entirely by US importers.
“Some of these tariffs have been passed on to US consumers, such as those on washing machines, wh
ile others have been absorbed by importing firms through lower profit margins,” the research said.
Any further increase in tariffs will likely be passed through to consumers, it said.
China and the US, the world’s two largest economies, have been embroi
led in a tit-for-tat trade confrontation over the past few months. Washington threatened to fur
ther escalate a tariff war and increased tensions by tightening restrictions on Chinese companies.
Earlier this month, the US raised tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25 percent, and China took coun
termeasures. Then the US administration listed about $300 billion more of Chinese goods for possible tariff hikes.
to promoting a new type of international relationship and building a community with a shared future for mankind, Xi said.
Mourao extended President Bolsonaro’s greetings and best wishes, and delivered a letter from the Brazilian president to Xi.
The new Brazilian administration led by Bolsonaro attaches great importance to relations with China, Mourao said.
Brazil speaks highly of China’s important contributions to promot
ing global economic growth and considers China to be a reliable and stable partner, he said.
Brazil would like to connect the country’s investment partners plans
with the Belt and Road Initiative and expand cooperation with China in areas incl
uding trade, technology and innovation, he said, adding that Brazil welcomes investment from China.
Mourao expressed gratitude for China’s support for Brazil’s hosting of the meeting of BRICS leaders. Brazil would like
to enhance coordination with China under multilateral frameworks including BRICS, the WTO and the G20 to maintain multilateralism and t
a’s photovoltaic products. Export value to Vietnam rose 239 times to $739 million in the fi
rst quarter, taking up 16.8 percent of China’s total photovoltaic export value.
With the European Union ending its anti-dumping and anti-subsidy meas
ures, photovoltaic exports from China to Europe also saw large increase in Q1.
The country’s photovoltaic products export volume to the Netherlands and Spain increased 1,049.6 percent and 158.3 perc
ent, respectively, in the first quarter, said the report. It predicted that the emerging markets, such as Mexico, Aus
tralia, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates will further boost the export of China’s photovoltaic modules.
The export of China’s photovoltaic products to the United States dropped 28.9 pe
rcent to just 0.01 GW in the first quarter, the report said. The Section 201, Section 3
It’s been nearly a year since Xie Diao, a postgraduate student of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, was stabbed seven tim
es to death by his high school classmate Zhou Kaixuan at a restaurant outside the school.
Xie Zhonghua, father of Xie Diao, has been immersed in grief in the past year: He often
dreamed of his son, but then would suddenly awaken and start sobbing uncontrollably.
The case will finally be heard in Beijing First Intermediate People’s Court on May 24. To get justice for his son, Xie Zhon
ghua took to the streets and publicized the case, gathering tens of thousands of signatures that he has su
bmitted to the court. He hopes that, through his petition, the court would sentence Zhou to death.
independent enrollment of students with special talents.
Independent enrollment was added as an admission alternative a decade ago to allow some key uni
versities to enroll students they choose fit. Tests of academic competence and interviews are usually required.
However, the rise of fraud cases in independent enrollment in re
cent years has tainted the practice’s reputation and caught the authorities’ attention.
Huawei Technologies Co is securing support from some key suppliers and custome
rs amid the announced United States government restrictions on the Chinese telecom giant.
Panasonic Corp said on its China website on Thursday that it is continui
ng to supply components to Huawei despite reports that it will cut cooperation.
Kong affairs, the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Counc