Leading experts and tech giants have taken a cue from President Xi Jinping's speech on China's reform and opening-up and reiterated their commitment to spur innovation through technology advances.
Lau said another exciting regulatory move is the latest decision by the People's Bank of China and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange to remove restrictions on investment quota of the qualified foreign institutional investors and qualified foreign institutional investors. They are conducive to facilitating cross-border capital flows, and strengthening the competitiveness and attractiveness of the China market.
Legal professionals from China and countries participating in the initiative are establishing a mechanism to counter a growing problem that could become an obstacle to development, as Zhang Yan reports.
Lawrence MacAulay (center), Canada's minister for agriculture and agri-food, applauds the signing of agriculture and healthcare business agreements at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai. [Photo by Gao Erqiang/China Daily]
Leisure time has become a vital element affecting residents' satisfaction with the quality of life, even more important than income in recent years. Meanwhile there are still problems for the government to solve to help residents gain more time for leisure by reforming vocational and working systems, according to the report.
Leaders attending the forum also hailed Beijing’s renewed commitment to boosting trade, openness and interconnectivity.
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Launched almost two years ago as an offshoot of The Linux Foundation, the CNCF now boasts dozens of members and has accepted ten projects under its wing. The most prominent project in the CNCF remains Kubernetes, the container-orchestration system that Google donated to the CNCF upon its founding, but several other projects from a wide variety of cloud companies have started to form a blueprint of sorts for adopting modern cloud concepts such as microservices, containerization, and container orchestration across multiple cloud environments.
Last year, there were more than 130 million person times of Chinese travelers going overseas, up 7 percent year-on-year. They spent 5.2 billion, which is 5 percent more than that of 2016, making China the world's largest outbound source country, according to the report by China Tourism Academy.
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