Zhang Lianwen, a 上海楼凤品茶微信North China Film performer who once starred in Yanyang Tian, Pioneering
tors. In 1960, he was admitted to the Department of Performance of Beijing Academy of Art. He studied drama
staff went to Daqing to experience life. “Eat, live and work with oil workers for more than a month.” Zhang Lianwen once said, “It was ice and snow, more than 20 degrees below
zero, and they stood on the well platform for more than ten hours a day. If they caught up with the wind, it would be even harder. Only then can
we really realize the difficulty of the oil workers, and know that the passionate bold words in the script are not shouted out in the mouth, they are all done in practice.
What touched Zhang Lianwen even more was listening to the workers’stories about Wang Jinxi. “When experiencing life, I listened to many oil workers’
descriptions of Iron Man, and felt that he was a man of iron clank! It is said that when the rig was transported from the railway station to the well
station, there was still a long way to go. A rig weighed tens of tons. Even after it was disassembled, a part weighed several tons. However, the
transportation equipment was limited. Later, it was Wang Jinxi who organized the workers to lift the
month in the hospital. Since then, his health has deteriorated, often accompanied by a wheelchair.
standing of the pros and cons of rural reconstruction through their work were also invited to hold a dialogue with the writers, which resonated so strongly with the
villagers that some of them surrounded the speakers afterward hoping to expand their discussions.
He Wei, assistant professor at the school of architecture at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, w
ho has been leading several projects in the countryside, thinks a major problem is the conflicting demands between the elite class
of city dwellers, who tend to seek spiritual comfort in village life, and the villagers themselves who naturally want to i
mprove their quality of life. However, many of the rural traditions have been lost during the process.
“Once they leave the countryside, it’s hard for people to come back and settle, both in person and spiritually,” he says.
in Taizhou, Zhejiang province. They were the grandchildren of those who cultivated the uninhabited Dachen Islands in the 1950s.
In March 2017, Xi joined with primary students in Beijing to
plant trees and encouraged them to foster a219ccccom-3/nvironmental protection from childhood.
In 2018, replying to a letter from a primary school in Shaanxi provi
nce, Xi expressed hope that the students would learn more about the history of the revolution, follow th
e example of heroes and role models, love the Party, the country and the people and carry on fine revolutionary traditions.
hina has raised additional tariffs to a maximum 25 percent on part of the $60 billion worth of US prod
ucts, effective June 1, according to a statement by the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council.
The rates of additional tariffs on some of the products will be increased to 25 percent, 20 perc
ent, and 10 percent, respectively. The 5 percent additional tariffs applied to some products remained unchanged.
The move came after the US’ latest tax increase on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent.
The HSK exams, a test of Chinese-language proficiency organized by the
Confucius Institute Headquarters, or Ha
nban, were taken 6.8 million times in 2018, up 4.6 percent from a year earlier, the Ministry of Education said on Friday.
Hanban has added 60 new HSK exam centers and there were 1,147 HSK exam centers in 137 regio
ns and countries by the end of last year, Tian Lixin, head of the department for language application and
information management under the ministry, said at a news conference in Beijing.
There were 548 Confucius Institutes and 1,193 Confucius classrooms in 154 countries and regio
ns by the end of 2018, serving as a bridge connecting China with the rest of the world, she said, adding th
at 30 new Confucius Institutes and 80 new Confucius classrooms were built last year.
The safety of mountaineers in China’s recently concluded Qomolangma climbing season, which saw 241 climbers scale the peak from t
he Chinese side, was ensured through good management practices, the government of the Tibet autonomous region said on Friday.
Twelve Chinese mountaineers, 21 Chinese guides, 94 foreign mountaineers and 108 Sherpa
guides made it to the summit from April 10 to May 30, according to the Tibet Mountaineering Association.
Two alpinists, however, have become the victims on the north face of th
e mountain in Tibet’s Dingri county, resulting from the extreme physical demands.
“Mountaineering is a high-risk sport, and safety is the priority,” said Pema Trinley, the association’s deputy director.