At about 19:10 p.m上海贵族宝贝女神会所. on January 8, a gas leak occurred on the 4th floor of Building 13, Rongxin Lane, Bayi Road, Xigang Distric
Gas explosion occurred in the process of checking the gas leak point, which injured 9 people. All of them were sent to the he was
no life danger. All the residents in the corridor had been evacuated. At present, there was no open fire on the scene.
Secretary Tan Zuojun of the Dalian Municipal Committee and Mayor Tan Chengxu of the Munici
pal Government gave the first instructions, demanding that all efforts be made
to treat the wounded, identify the causes of the accident and prevent the occurrence of secondary disasters. They also instructed the executive vice mayor of Lulin, Vice Mayor
Yang Yaowei and the main leaders of the Xigang District Committee and District Government to rush to the
scene to organize and deploy on-site rescue, mass resettlement and other related work.
At present, there are no deaths and 9 minor injuries on the scene.
All of them have ber treatment. The situation on the scene is stable and controllable.
Reporters learned from the Propaganda Department of Dalian Municipal Party Committee that a residentia
l building in Bayi Road, Xigang District, Dalian City, exploded with a tremendous sound.
At the time of the explosion, there was a sense of vibration in many nearby buildings. Fire police and other departe scene to rescue. About 21 o’clock, the op
en fire on the spot has been put out. See it in the video taken by the mass mobile phone on the spot.
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.
also partnered with local authorities in Hefei to test autonomous
driving technologies, including robotaxis and autonomous fleet management, and on-de
mand mobility services, like ride hailing and car sharing, but none of the parties revealed the details.
Kong Xuanyou, vice-foreign minister and special representative of the Chinese government on
Korean Peninsula affairs, will take up his new post as Chinese ambassador to Japan on Thursday.
Kong, 59, is a fluent Japanese speaker. During his 34-year diplomatic care
er, he has spent two-thirds of the time dealing with issues related to Japan.
He has served in Chinese diplomatic missions in Japan on three occasions, and was China’s ambassador to Vietnam from 2011 to 2014.
hard environment in Chinese cities has improved, though space remains for the developm
ent of soft environments. These are key to a city’s business environment, the report said.
Decades ago, university graduates’ artwork was exhibited only for viewing by students and teachers. Today, these exhibi
tions have become a big celebration, not only for denizens of the university, but also the general public.
Tsinghua University’s arts and design academy is currently showing paintings, sculptures, mixed-m
edia works and designs created by postgraduates who will receive their master’s degree in June. The
y are displayed at the academy’s buildings and Tsinghua University Art Museum, through May 30.
The exhibition has not only drawn gallery owners, art dealers, representatives from cultural instit
utions and enterprises who scout for upcoming talent or new additions to their collections; but has allo
wed an audience of the general public to keep up with the evolution of art and broaden their artistic horizons.
ered on consensus, social harmony, stability and discipline, are more important and rel
evant than ever in the face of challenges－such as protectionism and terrorism－confronting the world today.
Joefe Santarita, dean of the Asian Center at the University of the Philippines, said Asian values promote consensual approach and communitari
anism rather than individualism, and they prioritize social order and harmony as well as respect for elders, discipline and a pate
rnalistic state along with the primary role of government in economic development.
“Asian values are the salient ingredients on how to learn to work tog
ether through trust and consequently promote globalization,” Santarita told China Da
ily. He cited China’s guanxi, a cultural concept that stresses deep personal connections and maintaining relations.
“Guanxi is a clear manifestation of a success story of a cultural element that is aptly applied
in the business sector. Trust is a fundamental element for Chinese businessmen who have engaged in com
mercial partnerships and international trading systems for centuries,” he said.