The author poses in front of the famous 5 Pavillion Bridge from Slender West Lake in Yangzhou in an undated photo. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
The Chinese people have made opening-up a fundamental national policy, pursued development with an open door, and accomplished a great transition from seclusion and semi-seclusion to all-round openness.
First they give a speech about themselves, their town, school and their family. The girls say they are beautiful (which they are) and the boys say they are handsome (which some are). Then they sing a song or recite a poem or story like how the sun is stronger than the wind because it can make people take off their coat. One girl sang ten green bottles. She didn't have a good voice and the Chinese judge next to me says "this song counts down from 10 to 1, doesn't it?" Mercifully the little girl stopped after 7 so we beamed our approval and she probably thought she did great, which is all true really. One nine year old even played the guitar for her song. Unfortunately that meant she turned her head away while she nailed the finger movements so I'm not sure what song she was singing.
Once again, however, the findings were met with skepticism. The stalagmite used for dating was a short distance from the fossils, and some argued that the area could have been disturbed by geological processes.
As the world's second-largest economy extends its welcoming arms to the rest of the world, what opportunities lie ahead for the US, its nation and companies?
从政策内容上看，外交行政命令相对国内政策被撤销的可能性小 24%。那些涉及领域更广泛的复杂行政命令更可能被撤销。从政策曝光率上看，被《纽约时报》提到的行政命令撤销可能性增加 14% 至 18%，被总统在公开场合提到的行政命令被废除的可能性增加 41% 至 67%。