The 14th Dalai Lama is not only a religious figure, but also a political figure. After fleeing China in 1959, he established a so-called government-in-exile, whose goal and core agenda is the independence of Tibet and to separate China, said Zhang Yijiong, executive deputy head of the United Front Work Department of the CPC Central Committee.
That means there could be bad news ahead for Oyster and other entrants into the e-book subscription market. If Amazon chooses to offer a larger library for e-book subscriptions, its popularity could torpedo a bunch of other early entrants into the market.
The "Octonauts" tells the story of a group of animal adventurers' exploration of the oceans, while at the same time rescuing aquatic creatures and protecting their habitats. The animation series debuted in China in 2014 through the country's state television broadcaster China Central Television, which was restructured into the China Media Group earlier this year.
The 2018 defense budget will be 1.11 trillion yuan (5 billion), according to the report available to media before the first session of the 13th National People's Congress opens Monday morning.
The 18th Harbin International Winter Swimming Invitational Tournament was held on Friday in Harbin, capital of Heilongjiang province.
The 2017 FIAP Photo Meeting was supported by UNESCO China, and jointly hosted by the FIAP, Shandong Tourism Development Committee, Shandong Provincial Department of Culture, and the Shandong International Culture Exchange Center.
That was especially true when US Acting Secretary of State John Sullivan called the governments of China, Russia, Iran and North Korea a "forces of instability" as a result of their human rights issues.
The 168-nation International Seabed Authority says it is an autonomous international organization established under the United Nations' Convention on the Law of the Sea, and that its aim is to organize, regulate and control all mineral-related activities in international waters.
The "National Treasure" exhibition, running through the Lunar New Year holiday until Feb. 25, also marks the museum's first exhibition opening in 2018.
The 19th CPC National Congress pointed out that China's economy has been transitioning from a phase of rapid growth to a stage of high-quality development. That must be achieved during the process of industrialization and urbanization. Therefore, to some degree, boosting high-quality economic development means advancing high-quality development of industrialization and urbanization.