The central government has allocated a special fund of 100 billion yuan to provide assistance to workers laid off from overcapacity cuts, and also has asked local governments to set up matching funds.
According to the country's film regulator, China's box office sales have boosted a whopping 48.7 percent in the last year alone.
Some Brexiters and Republicans believe in the ideal of absolutely free markets.
US president Donald Trump’s zero-sum, Art-of-the-Deal approach to negotiation will give comfort to old-fashioned incumbents. I am hoping 2018 will provide an opportunity for positive, problem-solving new leaders to emerge. But change could stall if business chiefs, disheartened by the poor quality of political leadership, turn inwards instead.
Wishing you a sparkling New Year and bright happy New Year! May the season bring much pleasure to you.