On Friday, it announced a deal with Chinese technology firm Tencent Holdings to build a computing center that will help develop self-driving vehicles in the country.
On June 1, China added another 15 percent tariff on wine imports from the US. That tariff is on top of a previous 15 percent tariff imposed in April 2018 and a 10 percent increase in September 2018. When compounded, the tariff rate is 93 percent, according to the Wine Institute of California.
On March 11, Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani issued a decree to release 5,000 Taliban inmates on parole and the release of the first 1,500 prisoners was planned to start on March 14, by freeing 100 prisoners every day, but the process was repeatedly delayed.
On Nov 15, Tencent announced its unaudited consolidated results for the third quarter of 2017, with its total revenues at .825 billion, an increase of 61 percent year on year.
On Sunday, a man in his 50s surnamed Liu, who claims to be the grandfather of the baby, turned himself in at the Yangliu police station in Xintai, a county-level city in Tai'an, Shandong.
On Saturday, the draft revision was submitted to a bimonthly session of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress for a third reading, Xinhua News Agency reported. The session began on Saturday and continues through Tuesday.
On LinkedIn, she described herself as an "adaptive and creative person with the ability to work in overcoming challenges in multicultural environments." She also speaks fluent English, French, and Chinese and competent Russian and German, the posting says.
On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the establishment of the Syrian constitutional committee is reaching the final phase and that the actual political settlement in the country could start next year.
On Saturday, the Shanghai government partnered with the city's commercial complexes and cultural hubs to launch a monthlong nightlife festival.
On Sept 26, Shanghai Artemed Hospital, the first foreign-owned general hospital in the Shanghai FTZ, announced its official opening, showing the comprehensive opening up of the FTZ from the manufacturing industry to the service industry.