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Che Jun, Zhejiang’s Party secretary, rushed to the Shanzao village Saturday afternoon to check the damage and casualties.
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The Shanghai Disney Resort, including Shanghai Disneyland, was closed on Saturday for safety reasons.
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People who had tickets for Shanghai Disneyland for Saturday can visit the park on any
other day within the next six months (by February 10, 2020), according to the resort.
May our old folk tunes and our new songs that blend the harmonies of East and West be another bond betwee
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The album recorded by American singer Paul Robeson features a Chinese and English version of March of the Volu
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Zhang’s musical inspiration came after a visit to the 18 mausoleums for Tang Dynasty (618-907) emperors in Northw
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sistance. And on June 25 in Beijing, the album was played again as Robeson’s rendition of March of the Vo
lunteers filled a conference room of the National Museum of China where a donation ceremony was held.
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y landings and a glass negative plate which depicts a Chinese gold miner in San Francisco.
The donation was made by Zhao Sihong a Chinese collector living in San Francisco who, together with h
er team, has been collecting objects marking the history of overseas Chinese communities for the past 13 years.
Shanghai Long Museum on June 29 will host the opening of the cross-disciplinary art exhibition?Spir
itual Origin, presented in collaboration with emerging pianist Tim Zhang and contemporary artist Li Shurui.
Organized by Long Museum and co-organized by Vogue Me, from June 29 – July 14, attendees will be able to appreciate Li Shurui’s signature works suc
h as?Wave?and?Storage for Primordial Spirit?and also Tim Zhang’s second original composition?Spiritual Origin.
The latter artist’s performance of this piece will be its global premiere.
Net gold purc亚博体育官方app龙凤419品茶微信hases by central banks saw a year-on-year increase of 68 percent to 145.5 tonnes in the first qu
arter of 2019, driving global gold demand growth, according to a report issued by the World Gold Council (WGC).
During the last four quarters, central banks’ gold buying reached a record high of 715.7 tonnes.
In Q1 of 2019, global gold demand stood at 1,053.3 tonnes, up 7 percent year-on-year, according to the report.
Economic uncertainty continued to weigh heavy on reserve managers’ minds. Diversifica
tion and a desire for safe, liquid assets were the main drivers of gold buying, the WGC report said.
As of April 2019, the global official gold reserves totaled 34,023.87 tonnes, of which the eur
ozone (including the European Central Bank) held 10,778.5 tonnes. The central banks of the emerg
ing market continued to maintain a steady pace to accumulate gold reserves, the report said.