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ter Bao’erji’s book, featuring an anthology of interviews of firefighters who joined the battle to put out the fire cau
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ys, has already raked in 890.55 million yuan ($126.42 million), second only to?Ne Zha, the current domestic box-office champ.亚博体育yb龙凤419
In addition to?The Bravest, many films based on real events have achieved very good box-office results, such as?Dying to Sur
亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所vive?and?Operation Red Sea. The reason why those films succeed is because their stories have strong reson
ance among viewers, who are moved by the details. Here are some Chinese films based on real events, which have e
arned great results at the box office and high points on Douban, China’s most popular film review site. Let’s take a look.亚博体育yb龙凤419
Adapted from a popular sci-fi novel, Chinese futuristic romance “Shanghai Fortress” is set to
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Starring actress Shu Qi and singer-turned-actor Lu Han, the film tells the story of S
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ge to numerous cities around the globe in its quest to harvest a hidden energy only found on earth.
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nes of gigantic alien ship, Shanghai Cannon, rising from the Huangpu River and the sinking of the whole city.It is an
other high-profile movie to join the new club of China’s domestic sci-fi movies, whose combined box offices are pre
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ccording to an industry report released at Shanghai International Film Festival in June.
Earlier this year, “The Wandering Earth,” with a box office of 4.6 billion yuan ($670 million), became China’s second-highest-grossing movi亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所
e of all time, spurring heated discussions about the advent of a new era of China’s sci-fi blockbusters.
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s, most of which were created due to its own efforts, has put the world order based on rules under extreme pressure.
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nd Russia have further worsened their relations following their face-off over the Ukraine crisis and the S
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e Baltic Sea and the Black Sea in an apparent show of strength. Their withdrawal from the INF Treaty means their ta
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What is especially surprising is that some Western observers want to drag China into the discu
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garding the INF Treaty, which has played an important role in improving international
relations, promoting nuclear disarmament, even safeguarding global strategic balance and stability, and therefore re
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enterprises from Zhejiang are actively exploring other markets, such as the European Union. Last year, Zhejiang’s trad
亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所e with EU countries grew by 9.3 percent year-on-year to reach 556.9 billion yuan.
Trade with ASEAN countries in 2018 surged 22.5 percent year-on-yea
r to 316 billion yuan. The province’s trade with countries and regions involved in the Belt and R亚博体育yb龙凤419
oad Initiative reached 896.7 billion yuan, rising 12.3 percent year-on-year, the customs office said.
亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所”Multiple platforms, such as the China (Zhejiang) Pilot Free Trade Zone, the China-CEEC Expo & International Consumer Goods Fair as well as overseas indu
strial parks are also helping our enterprises to optimize their global value chains,” Yuan added.
According to the State Council Information Office, in the first quarter, Zhejiang’s GDP totaled 1.3 trillion yuan, 7.7 perc亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所
ent higher than the same period last year. The disposable income of urban and rural dwellers in the January-March peri亚博体育yb龙凤419
od stood at 18,391 yuan and 10,010 yuan, respectively, up 8.7 percent and 9.5 percent year-on-year. Total trade in go
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Che Jun, secretary of the Zhejiang Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China, said that “taking advanta
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experiences from the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone and Jiangsu and Anhui provinces. In the f
uture, we will strive to make further advances in the new round of opening-up,” he said.亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所
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Firm plans more investments to ensure cybersecurity, protect users’ privacy
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a, chairman of Huawei, in a news conference in Shenzhen, Guangdong province. “If the US compan
ies obtain licenses to continue selling products to Huawei, we will cooperate with th亚博体育yb龙凤419女神会所
em. But we hope there is some certainty in the licenses so that businesses can be controllable.”
?traditional Chinese亚博体育yb龙凤419medicine promotion kicked off at the New Zealand Parliament Building on Thursday.
Four 亚博体育yb龙凤419traditional Chinese medicine practitioners from Beijing, China diagnosed and treated local people.
Raymond Huo, chairman of New Zealand Parliamentary Justice Select Committee, said that the cultural experience of tra亚博体育yb龙凤419
ditional Chinese medicine is in line with the theme of the 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism.
亚博体育yb龙凤419″In the global arena, traditional Chinese medicine is attracting more and more people. Legislation management is the guarante
e for the overseas development of traditional Chinese medicine. The EU, the United States and Australia are trying the l
egislations of traditional Chinese medicine, Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture. The New Zealand Par
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“The main reason for the current delay on the progress of overseas traditional Chinese medicine legislation is that we have limi
ted knowledge or understanding of traditional Chinese medicine, and there is a long way to go for i
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Wang Xiaofeng, director general of the Department of Internation
al Cooperation of the National Administration of Traditional Chinese medicine of China, bel
亚博体育yb龙凤419品茶微信ieved this event will promote the cultural exchange between China and New Zealand, so that more New Ze
alanders can understand traditional Chinese medicine and experience traditional Chinese medicine.
hina’s metro syst亚博体育yb龙凤419品茶微信em has seen burgeoning growth over the past decades, with up close to 4,600 kilometers built since
the country’s first subway line opened in Beijing back in 1969, according to the 21st Century Business Herald.
Currently, 33 Chinese cities have subways, of which 21 entered the rail transit era in the last 10 years, the newspaper said.
Shanghai led all other Chinese cities with operating mileage of 669 kilometers as of Jun
e 6 this year, followed by Beijing and Guangzhou, with 617 kilometers and 473 kilometers.
Shenzhen’s 285 kilometers of operating mileage won its fourth spot, bu
t the figure lagged far behind the first three, while narrowing the gap with cities such as W
uhan, Chengdu and Chongqing, the newspaper added by compiling relevant data.
As a whole, 13 out of the 33 cities ran lines exceeding 100 kilometers in the same period.