“肌肉” means “muscle,” and “博士” means “doctor.” This term, literally translated as “muscular doctor,” originally refers to someone who is a doctor (or just very well-educated, often stereotyped as wearing glasses and not good at sports) but has the looks of a personal trainer.
“口头” literally means “spoken,” and “胖子” refers to “fatty.” Coined by Chinese netizens, this term refers to those people who often complain about their good appetite and their desire to lose weight when in fact, they are quite slim.
“睡” means “sleep,” “后” means “after,” and “收入” means “income.” A homophone of “税后收入,” which means “after-tax income,” this term refers to “passive income,” or “money you can earn without needing to be physically present — even in your sleep.”
According to the first "Customized Travels of Chinese Visitors in Europe" report, jointly released by China's online tour provider Ctrip.com and the China Outbound Tourism Research Institute, the number of customized tours by Chinese tourists grew by 130 percent year-on-year in 2017, which indicates there is a big demand for customized tours in China.
Since the beginning of this year, several second- and third-tier cities have issued new favorable policies, including granting urban permanent household registration (hukou), providing subsidies for rental housing or buying a house, even loans for startups, to attract more talents to work and live in those cities.
In the Government Work Report he delivered to the top legislature this year, Premier Li Keqiang said that China will develop the Internet Plus agriculture model, use multiple channels to increase rural incomes, and encourage the primary, secondary and tertiary industries to develop in an integrated way in rural areas.
Xi Jinping, who was elected Chinese president and chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of China on Saturday, took an oath of allegiance to the Constitution in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
In this year's Government Work Report, Premier Li Keqiang said steps would be taken to ignite a revolution in the quality of Chinese-made goods so as to improve the quality, work toward meeting the highest international standards and encourage the craftsmanship spirit.
The Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macao Greater Bay Area Initiative (also known as Greater Pearl River Delta Initiative) is an advanced version of the Pearl River Delta Initiative, which aimed mainly the mainland Chinese part of the region.
The Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-century Maritime Silk Road, better known as the One Belt and One Road Initiative (OBOR), is a development strategy proposed by President Xi Jinping that focuses on connectivity and cooperation between Eurasian countries.