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This year’s China International Small and Medium Enterprises Fair, scheduled to be held in Guangdong province in October, will advance
上海后花园the comprehensive strategic partnership between China and Africa and promote the incl
usive and sustainable development of SMEs in China a nd various countries, according to Xu Lejiang, vice-chairman of the organizing committee and vice-minister of industry and information technology.
Xu said at a news conference on Monday that the annual fair, known CISMEF, helps Chi
nese SMEs to go global and foreign SMEs to access the China market. 上海后花园品茶微信 This year’s fair adds two co-hosts: South Africa and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, he said.
“Under the framework of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation and the BRICS cooperation mechanism, the joint hosting 上海后花园
of the event will further promote pragmatic collaboration between China and So
uth Africa in industry, trade and economics,” he said. Thabo Thage, the consul general of South Africa in Shanghai, said SMEs contribute more than half of his country’s GDP.
“We expect that CISMEF will help to enhance our current trade patterns by increa
sing China’s sourcing of value added products from South Africa,” Thage said. 上海后花园品茶微信 Serving as a co-host of the fair for the first time, South African will select key companies to showcase the diverse nature of its economy, he added.
上海后花园品茶微信The main venue for the fair, which is due to be held on Oct 10-13, is slated to be the Poly Wo
rld Trade Center Expo in Guangzhou, capital of the province in South China.
Two other events are to be held later that month in Shunde, a manufacturing hub in the province.
The first, which will run from Oct 12 to Oct 15, will focus on intelligent manufacturing and businesses involved in the
national Internet Plus strategy aimed at promoting the integration of internet technologies with traditional industries.
The second, to be held on Oct 20-23, will focus on smart construction mater
ials and home appliances, as well as energy conservation products and technologies.
osed by new economic scenarios.The summit is organized by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the St
上海会所上海品茶ate Administration for Industry and Comm
erce as well as Guangdong provincial government. An Asia-Europe seminar on SME Financing will kick off on Oct 11Focusing on fundin
g SMEs, it aims to bring light to the strains
caused by the difficulties of raising capital.上海会所 Organizers will invite 300 government officials, experts and financi
al institution insiders from 53 members of the Asia Europe Meeting to the seminar.
They will bring up their successful cases, to clarify the new service models for financing SMEs.
They will look at broader ways to attract investment and the need to improve the financing environment.
The Guangzhou Initiative, a framework to suppo
rt the financing development of SMEs in Asia and Europe, will be delivered at the event. 上海会所”This seminar is a solid response to Premier Li Keqiang’s address at the 11th Asia-Europe Meeting in Mongolia,” said He Zuoxi
an, deputy director-general of the SME Bureau of Guangdong at a media briefing before the event.上海会所上海品茶
“It will make a positive contribution to strengthening economic ties and the financi
ng cooperation system among Asian and European countries.” ‘Globally important’ fair shaping future course of SMEs at home and abroad
The Information Application Promotion for SMEs and the Information Forum will teach the companies how to embrace big data and the internet.上海会所上海品茶
Business insiders and researchers will expound their views on the advantages of cloud computing, big data, the mobile internet and other information technology, and popularizing their application in the manufacturing sector.
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g committee will also arrange a series of matchmaking events for Chinese and overseas SMEs.
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also seek to set up protocols for the care of children, improve stand
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mpensate airlines, but it could be cash, a discount on future orders or additional pilot training and services. Airlines seeking compensation include Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Norwegian Air, Turkish Air, Ryanair, Flydubai and United Airlines.
“Reimbursement isn’t a technical problem,” John Cochran, president of Eaglema
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The 10,000-member pilots union for Southwest Airlines said this month it will ask Boeing
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The union hasn’t said how much pilots have lost, but it could be as much as $9 million a month, the Dallas Morning News reported.
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s on Sept 2, but the union said “there is no accurate estimate of when the MAX will return to service.”
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mercial service when the US Federal Aviation Administration and other regulators say it’s safe to fly.
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arnings, with 11 sources of income exempte
d from taxation, according to a policy anno uncement issued by the Ministry of Finance and State Taxation Administration on Tuesday.
China’s newly revised individual income taxation law came into force this
ang Yiqun, an expert in finance and taxation, said the move has significantly scal ed back tax burden for individuals, increased household’s earnings, and played a great part in stabilizing eco
nomy, stimulating consumption and perking
up confidence, according to Securities Daily. Nevertheless, various explanation and enforcement still exist
e country, due to different understanding of the latest taxation law, Zhang added.
inclusive econom上海乌托邦女神会所ic development and growth across the world over the coming decades.
Stern, who is also co-chair of the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, said G
ns can safeguard against one potentially important element in future financial crises by pri oritizing wise investments in the transition to zero-carbon and climate-resilient growth and development, adding t
hat an inadequate, slow or badly m anaged transition could destabilize economies, slow or reverse growth, and severely damage the environment.
A report published by the World Bank early this
year highlighted the huge need for infrastructu re to eliminate poverty and raise living standards, with 940 million people living without electricity, 663
million lacking adequate sources of drinking water, 2.4 billion lacking decent sanitatio
n facilities, 1 billion living more th an 2 kilometers from an all-season road, and 4 billion people lacking internet access.
It found that the spending of developing countries on infrastructure w
as mostly in the range of 3.5 percent to 5 percent of GDP, and they should be able to build the infra
structure necessary to realize the SDGs through investment equivalent to about 4.5 percent of GDP.
t S&D’s lead ca上海会所品茶微信ndidate Frans Timmermans, current first deputy president of the European Commission, and Margrethe Vestager, current Europea
n Commissioner for Competition and a lead candi
date of Renew Europe, have become less certain. Vivian Linssen, founding executive director of the International Multidisciplinar
y Neuroscience Research Center, said even if
the leaders will be chosen through the system of Spit zenkandidaten, they have to address the public suspicion and distrust regarding institutions, politicians and bureaucrats.
“The top priority should be to recover lost trust, because without trust, any policy shall fail,” said Lisse
n, who announced his race as an independ
ent candidate for the presidency of the next European Commission. Besides a deadlock on EU leadership matters, the summit failed to broker an agreement
that would see member states cut carbon emissions dramatically by 205 0. Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic refused to sign the text for the net-zero carbon emissions target by 2050.