To compile the scale, called "China's Standards of English Language Ability", experts spent three years collecting data from 160,000 students and teachers and conducted research and studies at more than 1,500 schools in 28 provinces.
"I may not have agreed with some of the things I was told, but we could sit down and have a civilized conversation."
People from the Taiwan business community should firmly uphold the 1992 Consensus and oppose "Taiwan independence", said Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee.
None of the three major contenders has gathered enough votes to win the absolute majority of seats in parliament necessary to govern alone.
Sweet potatoes have helped reduce the number of impoverished households to 36 in 2016 from 1,390 in 2007 in Qiaotou, which has 29,000 residents.
Rather than being good news, the bait the US has offered them to continue pursuing their unattainable ambition is actually bad news; for Taiwan and for the relationship across the Straits.