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Shanghai Disneyland set to break even

US entertainment giant Walt Disney looks to have hit the ground running in the world’s largest consumer market, with Shanghai Disneyland on track to achieve break-even in the first year of operation, CEO Robert Iger said on Friday.

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Ivory carvers want craft preserved

The trade in illegally sourced material will be banned by the end of the year, resulting in job losses and the death of ancient expertise, as Yang Wanli reports.

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Cui: Belt, Road on peaceful path

The Belt and Road Initiative is more than just building roads and railways, it is about building connectivity that leads to peace, prosperity, openness and development for all, Chinese Ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai said on Thursday.

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C919 could compete with Airbus, Boeing: US analysts

China’s homegrown C919 passenger plane completed its first public test flight earlier this month, and US aviation experts say that eventually the narrow-body jet could compete with the updated Airbus 320 and Boeing’s new generation of 737 planes.

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In US, demand surges for Mandarin lessons

As more than 1,000 Chinese language teachers gathered in Houston to exchange the latest ideas in teaching, education leaders from the United States and China recounted the achievement of Chinese learning in the US over the past decade on the opening day of the 10th National Chinese Language Conference on Thursday.

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Xi’s life experiences bolster poverty fight

As the president of the world’s most-populous nation, Xi Jinping has never taken the issue of poverty lightly.

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