Facebook CEO visits China again, meets students

Facebook CEO visits China again, meets students”

"China's opening up is not a zero-sum game but win-win cooperation", Xi said. Specifically, Xi had in his mind Donald Trump, whose administration refused on Monday to qualify China as a market economy, taking to scold America's second-biggest trading partner days before the USA president is due for his first visit to China since taking office.

Xi said he is looking forward to receiving U.S. President Donald Trump in Beijing early next month.

"China is willing to work with the USA, to take a long-term perspective, care for each other's mutual interests, and appropriately handle disagreements and contradictions", Xi said. "We have an optimistic attitude toward the prospects for China-US relations", he said.

One way Facebook has considered getting back into China is by creating its own censorship tool that would automatically suppress certain posts in specific geographic areas, The New York Times reported past year. Wang Qishan, who stepped down last week as China's anti-corruption tsar, is an honorary member of the board.

Other prominent personalities, including Jack Ma (Alibaba), Pony Ma (Tencent), Robin Li (Baidu) and Elon Musk (Tesla) were also a part of the body of advisers.

The Facebook CEO posted a photo of him visiting with Chinese students at the Tsinghua School of Economics and Management in Beijing on Saturday, more than one year after his last public trip to the country.

As the world's largest concentration of internet users, China is an attractive but challenging region for American tech companies like Facebook to break into.

A Facebook Inc. spokeswoman declined to discuss Mr. Zuckerberg's visit, which comes after a recent series of actions possibly indicating renewed efforts to re-enter the Chinese market, where the company's main platform has been blocked since 2009.

Xi said the 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress is of great significance, and has enhanced China's confidence on the path of socialism with Chinese characteristics.

The Chinese president was ambiguous in response, citing a proverb that can be translated into "goodwill remains even if a deal is not done", that could as easily apply to Sino-US trade, as with Facebook's application to roll out its full service in China.

Like this


31 October 2017
Vigilance Awareness Week: Raj Bhavan staff takes integrity pledge
N Biren Singh said this in his message to the people of the state on account of the observation of the "Vigilance Awareness Week", which began today.

31 October 2017
Callidus Software Inc. (CALD) EPS Estimated At $
Also, insider Leslie Stretch sold 37,187 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 10th. Jpmorgan Chase owns 5,229 shares. 04/28/2015 - Callidus Software, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at B.

31 October 2017
Federal Bureau of Investigation to release all of its JFK assassination files
Just hours before the release of the files, White House lawyers reportedly were still fielding requests for additional redactions from the spy agencies.

31 October 2017
Dlamini wipes a welfare grant deal with Post Office off the table
SAPO CEO Mark Barnes told News24 on Friday that they will make their position known at a scheduled joint meeting in Parliament on Tuesday.

31 October 2017
Mogadishu auto bomb, hotel siege leave 23 dead in Somalia
A reported 23 people are dead in the wake of a terrorist attack carried out in Somalia's capital over the weekend. USA military officials reiterated that the Somalian forces are not ready to take charge of the country.

31 October 2017
Enbridge Energy Partners, LP (EEP) EPS Estimated At $0.23
Quantbot Technologies LP acquired a new position in shares of Enbridge Energy Management in the second quarter worth $113,000. This is assuming the current $0.23 EPS is accurate. ( NYSE:EEP ) traded up 2.53% on Friday, reaching $15.02.

31 October 2017
National Football League official: 'Ambition' to get Packers playing in London in 2018
It's possible the opponent would be the Los Angeles Rams, who are committed to playing one game in London each year until 2019. The UK and Irish Packers fan group has thousands of members, and they take a trip to Green Bay every year.

31 October 2017
Strs Ohio Increases Stake in Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR)
Another key indicator that can help investors determine if a stock might be a quality investment is the Return on Equity or ROE. Another ratio we can look at is the Return on Invested Capital or more commonly referred to as ROIC. (NYSE:DLR) now has a Q.i.

31 October 2017
Astros Yuli Gurriel punished for mocking Dodgers pitcher with racial gesture
There is no for room for this in Major League Baseball, or in any setting for that matter. Darvish called the actions " disrespectful ".

31 October 2017
Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX) Lifted to "Buy" at ValuEngine
Finally, Contrarius Investment Management Ltd increased its position in Freeport-McMoran by 700.5% during the 2nd quarter. The company had revenue of $4.31 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.06 billion.