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y that connects the north ern and southern ends of Sanlitun Village was teeming with people, while in the 700-squ
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l. It’s a relaxing place, but many young people come in here after dinner time because it’s the summer holidays.”
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re I came in I wasn’t even sure it was still open. I’ve never come across anything like this in Russia.”
A shop assistant says the design of the shop, on two floors, is inspired by
mong Mountains and Streams, an ink-wash painting by Fan Kuan of the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127).
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er leaving the army. He divorced Sun’s mother, Sun Heyu, in 1982, and left the police in 1985
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“The number of Chinese climbers is still low compared to Chinese population,” Lakpa s
aid pointing out that there is a lot of room for Chinese market to grow for Nepal’s mountaineering sector.
Stressing on why Chinese market should be focused, Lakpa said that Chine
se are among the climbers who spend lavishly for the guides. “They spend more than We
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nds and has expanded into the United States and Britain by signing Western bands. It also
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A live bar called School is among the most popular places for indie music bands and music fans.
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“We wanted to have a place to enjoy music and drink together so we decided to launch School,” says Liu, 36, a Beijing native. “The place connects like-minded people.”
As Liu sat in the two-floor venue he was accompanied by a black dog that he adopted last year. He spotted the stray sitting outside the liv
e bar and decided to take it in. It was the Year of the Dog, so Liu considers her as an omen of good things and named her School, after the club.
“Like us, she really enjoys crowds and loves to listen to music,” Liu says.
Among the young bands that started to give performances at School and ga
ined a fan base is Penicillin, an indie rock group whose members were all born after 1990.
“They started with performing in front of fewer than 10 people and now they have a stable fan base with about 100,000 followers on their
Sina Weibo account,” says Liu, adding that the lead vocalist and guitarist, nicked-named Xiaole, has the natu
ral charisma of a rock star with his solid technique, songwriting talent and onstage composure.
Music fans are more diverse in their tastes than they were 10 years ago, he says, enjoying a wide range of styles, young bands and musical influences.
“I’m keen on putting together a group of good-looking young singer-songwriters, guitarists, bassists and drummers to for
m a rock band,” Liu says. “They could compete with the pop idols not only with their looks but also by winning a large follo
wing with their great songs and technique. I’ve been dreaming of this for 10 years, and now with the many ways yo
u can help new talent stand out, such as reality shows, that dream can finally be realized.”
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preserve the stability of the existing internatio
nal economic order, said Zhou Fangyin, a senior researcher of international relations at the Guangdong Institute for International Strategies.
Global leaders from economies that represen
t over 80 percent of the w orld’s GDP will gather in Osaka later this week to discuss such issues as the global eco
e and investment, innovation, the environment, energy and employment. The summit comes amid growing concerns that trade friction between China and the US threatens global economic growth.
“China strives to expand economic and trade p
artnerships via multilateral trading platforms or regional economic cooper ation mechanisms, which, to some degree, help boost confidence in the international community,” Zhou said.