Mark Sobe, a former senior IMF official, told Reuters on Tuesday, "It's ridiculous that they've declared China a currency manipulator. They don't have any meaningful tools to do anything about it, unless they just want to pile more tariffs on."
Many hoped that last Monday's one-on-one meeting between South Korea's President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was the sign of warming relation. Their 11-minute on the sidelines of a conference in Bangkok was the first time they had met in more than a year.
Many joint teams have been hailed more for their symbolism than their performance - the Winter Olympics women's ice hockey team lost all five of their matches, outscored by a total of 36 to 2.
Many experts, including Professor Lou Diming of the School of Automotive Studies, Tongji University, led a biofuel pilot project in Shanghai, and found that drivers said biodiesel didn't negatively affect key vehicle components such as the piston, valve, and the fuel injector.
Many would say the company already does just that, with a new store opening every week and an average of 100,000 customers flowing through the entire chain daily. Wedome reported sales of 1.14 billion yuan (8 million) in 2016.
Mark Varney, head of sales at Transcend, said the company is talking to more than 20 well-known brands in the UK that want to transition to paper straws. The UK government estimates that about 8.5 billion plastic straws are thrown away in Britain each year.
Many enterprises involved in the sharing economy vowed to take an active role. Zhai You, senior director at the central affairs department of Chinese bike-sharing behemoth Ofo Inc, said that the company will continue to take a lead in assisting in urban planning.
Markus Duesmann is set to leave his current post as head of procurement at rival German carmaker BMW to join the Volkswagen executive board. Michael Brendel, the spokesperson for the Volkswagen supervisory board confirmed to press that Duesmann had been offered the job.
Many netizens have flooded to various online polls, created by some media outlets or individuals, to list the new films that they most expect to see, which are majorly the blockbusters once set for the Spring Festival holiday.
Market experts said currently nighttime economy has become an important indicator to measure the quality of life, consumption level, openness, vitality and investment climate of a city.