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FTSE Russell, a leading global multi-asset index, data and analytics provider, said Satur
day that it will add Chinese A shares to its widely-tra
cked global benchmarks next month. The addition will be officially effective after the close of share markets on June 24.
According to the plan of FTSE Russell, this mov
e marks the first stage of incorporatin g Chinese shares into its indexes. In this stage, 1,
097 Chinese stocks, or 20 percent of A shares, will be bro ught into the indexes, drawing an expecte
d $10 billion from passive investors. FTSE Russell will add 40 percent of A shares to its indexes in September, and another 40 percent in March next year.
pplication software platforms of the Fengyun satellites for weather forecasting, as well as climate and environment monitoring.
They also requested a range of services, especial
ly in monitoring rainfall, droughts, dust stor ms, heavy fog and lightning, in addition to training courses on Fengyun meteoro
logical satellite data ana lysis, remote-sensing applications and data collection.
Many countries along the Belt and Road have high mountains, deserts, oc
nd a lack of accurate meteorological information. The number of me teorological disasters in the regions is more than double the global average, the administration said.
Wei Caiying, deputy general-director of the National Satellite Meteorol
enter, said that real-time disaster monitoring by meteorological satellites co uld provide these countries with a scientific basis for disaster prevention and reduction.
public remarks made by Xi from September 2013 to July 2018.
Since Xi proposed the BRI in 2013, he has spoken abo
ut the initiative on many occasions. The discourses have provided guidance for the country to develop international cooperation, i
global economic governance and promote the building of a community with a shared future for mankind. Russia – There is no alternative to the peaceful solution of nuclear and
ues on the Korean Peninsula, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, follow ing a meeting with top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un.
, for its part, is ready to continue cooperation to reduce tensions on the peninsu a, and to strengthen security in Northeast Asia as a whole, said Putin at a reception in honor of Kim.
Putin said he was convinced that with active participation of the international community and all inte
rested states, the goal of ensuring lasting peace, stability and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula can be achieved.