Lion King’ director talks Chinese animation

18 Apr

Lion King’ director talks Chinese animation

I’d like to see more films made in China reaching out to the world,” said American dir ector Rob Minkoff, jury president at the main competition of the 2019 Beijing International Film Festival. Best known for the celebrated Disney classic The Lion King, Minkoff has also directed a num ber of animated films including Stuart Little, The Haunted
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17 Apr

Chongqing twin bridges win top civil engineering award

The Twin River Bridges in Southwest China’s Chongqing municipality, a famous scenic spot, has won Tien-yow Jem e Civil Engineering Prize, the country’s top civil engineering award, Chongqing Daily reported.The twin bridg e consists of the Dongshuimen Bridge over the Yangtze River and the Qiansimen Bridge over the Jialing River. Looki ng from above, the
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17 Apr

China is using high-tech measures, such as satell

ite remote sensing technologies, in protecting its cultural heritage , according to an official with the National Cultural Heritage Administration (NCHA). Chen Peijun, director of the NCHA’s supervision and inspection department, said in an interview with Xinhua that the administration has been using remote sens ing to monitor some of the country’s key cultural heritage
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17 Apr

Additive’ means laying down successive layers of

 material until the object is created, and each of these can be regarded as a sliced, horizon tal cross-section of the eventual item,” said Michael Agam, president of South Asia at Stratasy s, an additive manufacturing solution provider based in the United States. Stratasys provides technologies that are used to create prototype, manufacturing tools and
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16 Apr

Second minor earthquake in a week detected in Beijing

magnitude earthquake at a depth of 19 kilometers was detected at 12:47pm on Sunday in Beijing’s Huairou district, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. It is the second earthquake in a week that occurred in the capital, following a 2.9-magnitude earthquake in Beijing’s Haidian district last Sunday. Earthquake experts said minor quakes are normal
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16 Apr

hina’s smartphone shipments down 4.1% in March

China’s smartphone shipments fell 4.1 percent year on year in March to 26.94 million units, dat a from the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT) showed. Last month, smartphones made up 94.9 percent of all mobile phone shipments in the country, ac cording to a report from the CAICT, a research institute under
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