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onesia, said Kalimantan was chosen because of its central location in the archipelago.
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f users and winning the Sina Games award for “Best Independent Game of CGWR 2015”.
A total of 13 creative parks as well as incubators and maker spaces ha
ve been put in place, and have succeeded in incubating 441 enterprises by providing co
mprehensive services, with more than 400 high-level talents and 300 key researchers involved.
Another 25 service stations were built at enterprises and different administrative divisions throughout the district. These platf
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Lam Ching-choi, a member of the Executive Council－the top policy advisory body to the chief executive－who is not a g
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Lam said that if hospital infrastructure projects are delayed, the burden of the public healthcare shortage in Hong Kong will be aggravated.
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Although there are good prospects for the future, Dong noted, “There will be twists and turns
along the way, so more mutual trust and understanding is needed between the two sides.”
China and the US have been embroiled in a nearly yearlong trade disput
e, and have exchanged tariffs on billions of dollars of each other’s imports. Before the top lea
ders’ meeting at the G20 Summit, negotiators from both sides had held 11 rounds of high-level talks.
Wang Xiaosong, a professor of international trade at Renmin University of China’s School of
Economics, said both negotiating teams need to make continued efforts in the upcoming negotiations.
“Trade talks should be conducted in the spirit of equality and mutual benefit. Negoti
ators need to enhance their mutual trust and get a greater understanding of each other,” he said.
ugh criticized by much of the West, and the US in particular－could bring dramatic
improvements in physical and digital connectivity to Central Asia and parts of Africa.
Further advances in critical infrastructure will create important growth opportunities for developing countries via e-commerce, mobile paym
ents, and related financial services. The experience of China suggests that these digital platforms, and the ecosy
stems that develop around them, are powerful engines for incremental, highly inclusive growth.
China, of course, is a very large, homogenous market. If smaller, lower-income developing countries are to bene
fit from equally rapid inclusive growth, the digital platforms will have to be regional and international in scope.
platform covering 14 African countries, recently went public on the New York Stock Exchange, am
niscent of local experiences, artistic and portable. “The souveni
r market is huge and growing, given the expanding Chinese middle-inc
ome population and consumers’ increasing purchasing po
wer. But to earn money in this market, souvenir-makers should do a much better job.”
China has the world’s largest and fastest-growing middle-income group (more than 400 m
illion, or 140 million families as of 2017), said Ning Jizhe, head of the National Bureau of Statistics, in January.
Their annual family income is between 100,000 yuan and 500,000 yu
an. This enables them to buy cars, properties and tourism packages, Ning said.
“Many im2pulsive purchases will be made during travels, either for self or to gift to relatives and friends,” said He.
The suspect of Saturday’s synagogue shooting in San Diego, C
alifornia, has been identified as 19-year-old John Earnest, authorities said.
The suspect has no prior contact with law enforcement, said San Diego Sheriff Bill Gore.
Authorities are aware of an online manifesto that Earnest wrote, and are looking
into digital evidence and checking the authenticity of the document, according to Gore.
“We are serving search warrants for the suspect’s home, car and the Ch
abad of Poway,” he said, adding that officials are checking Earnest’s possible involvement in the
arson and vandalism of mosque in Escondido, a city northeast of downtown San Diego.