The country's exports rose by 5 percent to 17.23 trillion yuan and imports grew by 1.6 percent to 14.31 trillion yuan last year, while its trade surplus increased by 25.4 percent to 2.92 trillion yuan.
The county is also strong in financial service as well as biopharmaceutical and manufacturing industries, according to CCEDC Chief Operating Officer Michael Grigalonis.
The current tension in bilateral ties are partly due to insufficient mutual understanding and lack of stable trust, said Fu, who served as Chinese ambassador to Australia from 2003 to 2006.
The deal was inked with Royal Strategic Partners, a unit of Abu Dhabi Capital Group, an investment company that manages billion in assets. UBTech said it will build AI teaching labs for 1,310 primary and secondary schools in the seven emirates of the UAE over the next four years. In the future, it will also work together with the UAE to further promote the localization and development of AI education solutions.
The country's outbound tourism industry has entered a stage of slower growth after experiencing rapid expansion, the statement said.
The data covers the period 2002 to 2015 and shows the creative economy's contribution to world trade.
The county is home to the first K-Pg boundary layer discovered in China, which marks the period when the extinction of dinosaurs and other species occurred about 66 million years ago.
The coveted award was given by China Telecommunications Technology Labs, governed by the Ministry of Information and Industry Technology.
The current account showed a deficit of .5 billion in the same period a year ago, according to official data.
The daily caseload stayed above 200 for three straight days, growing in triple digits for nine days running.