The NDRC said China will continue to open up its economy to more foreign investment, and a number of key, foreign-funded projects are expected to be launched this year in fields such as electronic information, new materials and advanced manufacturing.
The NETDZ also launched the UK Overseas Collaborative Innovation Center in London, which is aimed at facilitating technological cooperation and business development between the UK and Nanjing.
The National Meteorological Center (NMC) on Saturday forecast temperatures to fall by four to six degrees Celsius in Hubei, Hunan, Anhui, Zhejiang and Jiangxi provinces by Sunday due to north wind sweeping across the regions.
The Opportunity Promise pilot will launch in mid-2019. After the pilot, the founding partners plan to design a broader program with internships running for two consecutive summers that then direct interns into apprenticeships.
The Palace Museum, the West Lake and the Bund expected to be the top 3 most popular scenic spots, followed by Tian'anmen Square, Shanghai Disneyland, Wuzhen scenic spot, Huangshan Mountain, Kuanzhai Alley in Chengdu, Hongyadong housing complex in Chongqing and the Temple of Heaven.
The National Hurricane Center says Subtropical Storm Alberto has come ashore on the Florida Panhandle.
The New South Wales state transport authorities are "working out" how to appropriately manage bike sharing and the city continues to stress "concerns about safety, redistribution of bikes and accessibility on footpaths, and have found operators to be responsive to public queries and complaints", said its spokesperson.
The National Park Service says it happened around 8 a.m. Saturday while the two people were climbing the Freeblast Route.
The New York-based firm said that it will post the list of stocks added and deleted from its indices including the MSCI China A Onshore Indexes and the MSCI China All Shares Indexes on May 14.
The PBOC also injected liquidity of 288 billion yuan via one-year medium-term lending facility (MLF), with the interest rate up from 3.2 percent to 3.25 percent.