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捕鱼高手

2018-06-09

  超预期紧张如何产生  想到了资金面会紧,但没想到会这般紧,这恐怕是很多市场人士的共同感受。韩国极东研究所金东烨教授认为,很可能在朝军冬季训练行将结束之际,金正恩将视察某个特定场合的训练活动,这次试射是想事先放个烟幕弹以分散国内外的注意力。《意见》既是对建设社会主义文化强国勾画的新部署新任务,也是对文物工作赋予的新要求新使命,为统筹推进文物事业改革发展繁荣提供了机遇和动力。

DORTMUND,Germany-WorldchampionGermanyhostsEnglandinaprestigiousfriendlyhereonWednesday,withbothcoachesprimedtointroducesomebrightyoungprospectstooneofsoccer"sgreatrivalries.ButthatiswherethesimilaritiesendforJoachimLoewandGarethSouthgate,whoishelmingEnglandforthefirsttimeaspermanentmanager.SouthgatetakesoverwithEnglandatitslowestebbinrecentmemoryandwithdomesticexpectationsrock-bottom.Loew,whohasbeenatthehelmsince2006,needsonlytofine-tuneGermanyfordefenseofitscrownatnextyear"sWorldCupinRussia.LoewissettogiveadebuttomercurialforwardTimoWerner,21,whilegoalkeeperandcaptainManuelNeuerhasbeenruledoutwithacalfinjury.GermanyisalsowithouttheDortmundduoofwingerMarcoReusandattackingmidfielderMarioGoetze,theformerwithahamstringinjurywhileGoetzeisrecoveringfromametabolismdisorder.ThereisalsonoplaceforBayernMunich"sJeromeBoateng,thecentraldefenderwhoisregainingfitnessaftershouldersurgery.GermanyandEnglandhavewildlycontrastingrecordsatrecentmajortournaments,includingEuro2016,whereupstartIcelandhumiliatedEnglandwhiletheGermansmadethesemifinals.Still,Germanyischasingitsfirsthomewinsince1987overitsoldrivalandneedsnoremindingofthe5-1maulingittookinMunichin2001,whenMichaelOwensnipedahat-trick.ButSouthgate"ssquadisparticularlylightintheforwarddepartment,missingtheinjuredHarryKaneandDanielSturridgeanddroppingskipperWayneRooney.ThemanagerisdebutingJamesWard-Prowse,captainofEngland"sunder-21team,alongwith23-year-oldSouthamptonteammateNathanRedmond.SouthgatealsorecalledstrikerJermainDefoe,returningtothesquadat34.Defoeisanexception,asbothSouthgateandLoewwilltesttheiryounggunsbeforeWorldCupqualifiersonSunday,whenGermanyplaysAzerbaijaninBakuandEnglandhostsLithuania.DisappointedBothcountrieslooklikelockstoreachRussia,butEnglandhasconsistentlydisappointedwhenresultsreallymatter."Ifwewanttoreachourambitionsandgoalswehavetoplaytheseteamsandbeatthem,"Ward-ProwsesaidonMonday.ThiswillbeSouthgate"sfifthgameinchargeofEngland,buthisfirstsincebeingnamedpermanentmanagerinNovember.The46-year-oldoversawwinsoverMaltaandScotland,plusdrawswithSloveniaandSpain,ascaretakercoachfollowingSamAllardyce"sdepartureafterjustonegameduetoanewspapersting.Aformerdefender/midfielderforEngland,Southgateislookingtoaltertheteam"smindset."Iwasonateamthatmadeasemifinal(Euro96),andthathashappenedoncesince1990andtwicesince1966,"hesaid."That"smyjob,toanalyzewhathasn"tbeenrightandthenshowtheladsapathway."Ithinkweneedtobeprettybrutalaboutthewaywelookatit.I"mnotromanticaboutit.I"mjustfocusedonhowwewin."DannyRose(kneeligaments),JordanHenderson(bruisedfoot),MichailAntonio(hamstring),Kane(ankle)andSturridge(hip)aresidelinedwithinjuries.WhenEnglandandGermanylastmet,ayearago,Germanyracedintoa2-0leadongoalsbyToniKroosandMarioGomez.Kane,JamieVardyandEricDierthenscoredtosealEngland"scomeback.ThefriendlywillseeforwardLukasPodolski,whoretiredfrominternationalsoccerlastyear,makehis130thandfinalappearanceforGermany."FromanemotionalpointofviewWednesday"sgameisachancetosaygoodbyetoLukas,"saidstrikerThomasMueller."We"replayingathomeandit"llbesomethingveryspecialforhim."AgenceFrance-Presse作为世界最大造纸公司,美国国际纸业也扩大了短纤浆业务规模。”陈宝生说。

为情妇生活费捞钱陈乐群原本家庭幸福,妻子是中专学校教师,女儿从小成绩优秀,在海外留学后已成家立业。当前国内智库之间的联动、沟通与协同日益便利,但真正具备国际视野、能承担“智库外交”功能的新型智库还为数不多。(实习编译:汪燕妮审稿:朱盈库)

  美图公司相关负责人对于公司2017年扭亏充满信心。目前,已有13个省(区、市)成立了旅游警察队伍。这样,刷子就会在上妆的时候,均匀释放适量的粉底液,不仅可以打造均匀薄透的妆效,也可以帮助底妆更服贴持久。

Mostpreschoolersstruggletogotoschoolontheirown,letalonetrek5miles(8kilometers)ofsnowfieldpackedwithwolvesinsubzerotemperatureinSiberia.However,afour-year-oldgirlSaglanaSalchakinRussia"sTuvarepublicdidjustthatlastmonthtofetchhelpforhergrandmother.Herheroicmovetouchedsoulsaroundtheworld,butalsoraisedconcernaboutproperparentalcareandpoorlocalfacilities.Herjourneybeganwhenshewasaskedbyhergrandfathertogethelpwhenshefoundher60-year-oldgrandmothermotionless.Hergrandfather,whoisblind,didnotrealizeitwas5amandpitchdark,reportedSiberianTimes.Theonlythingthegirlhadwasmatches,whichshetookincasesheneededtolightafire,andfollowedthetracksofahorsesled,partlyonafrozenriver,whichsheknewledtotheneighbor"shome8kilometersaway."ItwasverycoldandIwassohungry,"shelatersaid."ButIwasn"tscared.Ijustkeptwalking,walking,walking.AndIfinallygotthere."Themedicalpersonnellaterdiscoveredthatthegrandmotherhaddiedofaheartattack.Thegirl"sstorysoonwentviralandwonheartsofmany."Thisfour-year-oldisamazing.Mykidswon"tevenwalktotheneighbor"shouse,"saidaparentonfreerangekids.com."HatsofftothebravestgirlinSiberia!"tweetedScotuehlinger.TheTuvansareaTurkicpeopleethnicgrouplivinginsouthernSiberia.TheyarehistoricallyknownasoneoftheUriankhai,fromtheMongoliandesignation.Ashistoricallycattle-herdingnomads,theTuvanchildrenarebetterpreparedforemergenciesthantheircounterpartslivinginthecities.Theyridehorsesataveryyoungage,andcanwalkfartherthannormalpeople.Despitethis,localpeoplestillworriedaboutherwhenretrospectthescene."Tuvahassimplyfilledupwithwolves,"saidSemyonRubtsov,headoftheregionalsearchandrescuegrouptotheKomsomolskayaPravdanewspaper.从动力配置来看,仅1.5L发动机加上手动变速器的动力总成仍显单薄。吴哥王朝建立于公元802年,与中国的唐元明三朝接壤。

据中国媒体报道,哈泼-柯林斯公司的教育分部在伦敦图书博览会上签订了一份发行一套36种数学图书的协议,柯林斯学习出版社的总经理科林·休斯称协议是“历史性”的。上海市建平中学校长杨振峰对“院校专业组”的设置方法也颇为认同。然而,波兰执政党法律与公正党高层长期否定调查结果,并认为这是两国高层串通炮制的一场阴谋。

这种云灰蒙蒙、雾蒙蒙的,像一层面纱一样,毫无生气,但这种天气这种云是大家都不喜欢的。此外,随着基础教育课程改革的不断深入,很多小学都在开展各具特色的教学改革,全科教师面临更大的需求量,很多学校却难以招到。图集详情:【环球网综合报道】据《每日邮报》3月20日报道,旁遮普省一名叫做辛格(Singh)的21岁男子只有6个月婴儿大小的身高和体重。

日前就刚刚发生一例!25岁华裔女生被碾右腿右手均遭截肢3月8日13:30分,在纽约莱克星顿大道51街车站内,25岁的华裔女生索菲忽然晕倒,跌入铁轨。宁夏中卫市市长万新恒介绍,2016年9月,第二届全国全域旅游推进会在中卫召开,国家旅游局将中卫市确定为全国首批全域旅游示范市创建单位,这为中卫旅游转型升级、加快发展启迪了思路、指明了方向。有专家认为,所谓的潜艇国造除了船体是台湾自己造之外,关键零件和设备还得从美国买,受到很大制约。

总部领导选择老常看中的就是他高超的飞行技术和丰富的飞行经验。海军军事专家李杰接受科技日报记者采访时表示,002型的航母,外形看起来与过去的中国航空母舰不一样。该项目位于廖内群岛省巴淡岛西点工业园,包括原油及油品仓储设施、配套码头等。

2010年,田时瑀的女儿即将出生,他当年购买了第一台单反相机,原本只是想做个“拍娃党”。自然界中天然放射性核素发出的射线被称为“本底辐射”,普度大学食品工程博士、科普作家云无心对中国青年报·中青在线记者表示,日本2014年辐射超标的食品比例已经非常低,到现在,可以认为福岛地区出产食品中的辐射已经恢复到了事故前的水平。“最吸引观众的就是把民间歌圩,以艺术化的形式放到民歌湖的环境中来举办,表演不仅是在主舞台,还包括民歌湖整个湖面,把歌圩的参与性和互动性等元素融入其中。

就目前来说,虽然大家还不能拿出精准的估算结果,但是肯定是有变化的。在第一批公布的候选人中,有面对犯罪分子冲锋在前,用热血保护一方平安,捍卫公平正义,在失血4000多毫升的情况下,仍死死箍住歹徒的腰部不放松的江苏网安民警陆立海;有在危难面前挺身而出,以血肉之躯护卫人民群众安全的“当代罗盛教”四川交警蔡松松;有在驾车追捕重要犯罪嫌疑人的危急时刻,把生的希望留给战友,自己却右臂断裂、右手四根手指不翼而飞的“命案克星”河南刑侦民警李新民;有不幸被雷电击中,英勇负伤,仍坚持将200多名采集虫草的群众转移到安全地点,用忠诚奉献诠释人民警察的责任与担当的西藏特警达加等50名优秀候选人。LaurenKlassen图钉造型耳钉,1019欧元。

Currentlyonafour-nationtourofEurope,JapanesePrimeMinisterShinzoAbeisseekingthesupportofEuropeancountriesinhisbidtogettheSouthChinaSeadisputesontheagendafortheG7summit,tobeheldinItalyinMay.GiventhatneitherJapannoranyEuropeancountriesaredirectlyinvolvedinthemaritimedisputesintheSouthChinaSea,Abeisshowinghisdesiretomeddleintheissueforhisownends.ThisisnotthefirsttimethatAbehastriedtohijacktheG7agendaandsoughttointernationalizetheSouthChinaSeadisputestoservehisulteriorpoliticalpurposes.AbehasbeenrelentlesslypushingtogetJapandeeplyinvolvedintheSouthChinaSeadisputestojustifyhiscountry"sbiggermilitarypresenceintheinternationalarena.DaysbeforeAbeembarkedonhisEuropeantour,itwasreportedthatJapanwilldispatchtheIzumo-classhelicoptercarrier,itslargestwarship,totheSouthChinaSea.The249-metervesselisduetomakestopsinSingapore,Indonesia,thePhilippinesandSriLankabeforeparticipatinginajointnavalexercisewithIndianandUSnavalvesselsintheIndianOceaninJuly.ThiswillbeJapan"sbiggestshowofnavalforceintheregionsinceWorldWarII.Foracountrythathasneversincerelyowneduptoitsmilitaristpast,suchanopenandhigh-profiledisplayofforceisitselfalarming,withoutmentioningitsintendedpurposeofmeddlinginthesovereigntydisputestowhichitisnotaparty.Japan"sinterferencecomesatatimewhentheSouthChinaSeadisputeshaveshownclearsignsofabatingthankstotherecenteffortsofthepartiesdirectlyinvolved,andwhenChinaisnegotiatingaframeworkforacodeofconductwithSoutheastAsiancountries,whichwillpavethewayforbuildingpeaceandstabilityinthewaters.Abe"smeddlingintheissue,atthisimportantstage,laysbarehisintentionofplayinguptheissueandcreatingtroubleforChina.Andhewillnodoubtwanttokeephypinguptheissuetodistracttheattentionofthoseathomefromthelandscandalinwhichheandhiswifehavebecomeembroiled.YetwhileitmaysuitAbetoplayuptheSouthChinaSeaissue,heshouldbeawarethemorehedoes,themorepeopleintheregionwillnotdeemJapantobearesponsiblecountry,animageJapanhastoestablishinthefirstplaceifitwantstobetreatedasanormalcountry.”  “值得注意的是,这里的‘维修’是通常意义上的汽车检查维修,而非汽车PDI程序。  不难发现,黄记煌高速发展的阶段与频发食品安全问题的时段也是吻合的。

标准本身提供了对动漫版权原数据信息的支持,有利于对动漫知识产权的保护。“三亚市异地养老老年人协会,就是想要在三亚政府和候鸟老人之间,搭起桥梁,拉起纽带,”王颖对记者说,“也帮助候鸟老人们,融入当地生活和社会,毕竟我们都在这边买房子了嘛。从某种程度上可以说,半岛出现今天的局面,美国应该承担主要责任。

TheInternationalTelecommunicationUnionhasadoptedChina"snationalstandardformobiledevices"animationasaninternationalcriterion.It"sChina"sfirsttechnologicalstandardinaculturalfieldtobeadoptedinternationally,theMinistryofCulturesaidatanewsconferenceonMonday.ThestandardnumberT.621hasbeenusedbyover1,000mobile-deviceanimationoperatorsinChina.Thiscreatesuniformedformatsandtechnicalmethodsforrunningcontentnationwide.BeijingUniversityofPostsandTelecommunicationsprofessorChenHongsaysthestandardsavescontentoperatorsenergyintermsoftransformationamongdifferentformats.Itgivesthemmoretimetocreatenewcontentandfacilitatesthecirculationofnewproduction.HeaddsthattheinternationalizationofChina"snationalstandardwillhelpChinesehardwaremanufacturersgooverseas.YuQun,anassistanttotheMinisterofCulture,saysthestandard"spromotionwillfirstfocusonBeltandRoadInitiativecountries.It"llgraduallyspreadtotheAmericasandEurope.HealsosaysChinawilldevelopmoreinternationaltechnologicalstandardsrelatedtotheculturalsphere.Related:七是加大历史文化研究阐释力度,采取措施繁荣发展哲学社会科学,特别是加强区域历史文化研究,构建“闽派文化”思想体系、学术体系、话语体系。去年“神六”载人航天飞船发射及返回,中国网率先用手机进行了全程直播,填补了移动人群在重大新闻方面的信息空白。

Thestorylineofthenewfilm,entitledYing(literallytranslatedas"Shadow"),isbeingkeptsecret.Zhangpolishedthescriptoveraperiodofthreeyears,whilethepreparationsforfilmingoccupiedoneyearbeforethecamerasstartedrolling.VillageRoadshowPicturesAsiaandLeVisionPicturesareco-producingit.DuringapublicappearanceattheLoyolaMarymountSchoolofFilmandTVinLosAngeleslastmonth,Zhangmentionedhewasworkingonathen-untitledhistoricaldramafocusingontheThreeKingdomsperiodinChinesehistory,whichreferstoa60-yearspaninthe3rdcentury,whentheKingdomsofWei,ShuandWudominatedwhatareasoftoday"sCentral,SouthandEastChina.IthasbeenreportedthatYingfocusesontheKingdomofShu.ActorsDengChao,HuJun,WangQianyuan,GuanXiaotongandWangJingchunalongwithZhangYimou,CEOofLeVisionPicturesZhangZhaoandEllenEliasoph,PresidentandCEOofVillageRoadshowPicturesAsiashowedupatthelaunchceremonyofthefilminBeijinglastSaturday.ItwasannouncedthatactorsZhengKaiandWuLeiarealsoinvolvedintheproject,whiletopactressGongLiisalsorumoredtobejoininglater.FilmingwilllasttwomonthsattheHanCityStudio,Zaoyangcity,Hubeiprovince.ZhangYimou"slastsignificantChinese-Americanco-productionTheGreatWallhassofarbeenacolossaldisappointment,receivingmixedreviewsandmakingonly$44.75millionintheNorthAmericanmarketand$170millioninChina.TheHollywoodReportersuggestedinoneofitsreportsthatthestudiosinvolvedmaysufferatotallossofmorethan$75million.Related:河南刑侦民警李新民21日,公安部政治部启动“我心中的警察英雄”网络推选活动,并公布第一批50名候选人名单。经过一段时间的发展,协会从最初的120人发展到现在已经有759家个人会员和团体会员。

家乡“在北方的寒夜里大雪纷飞”,候鸟老人们“在南方的艳阳下四季如春”在三亚的每个早上,闫文玲都会睡到自然醒。中国的淡定和自信,才能让美国外交政策的全貌越来越清晰。  3月17日,中储粮郑州直属库监管科一名刘姓工作人员向澎湃新闻证实,八岗粮管所确为其代储仓库。

目前,全国已有21个省(区、市)、158多个地市设立旅游发展委员会。  本月早些时候,另一家从事超级高铁研究的公司,超级铁路壹号公司(HyperloopOne)公布了其设计的原型机照片。目前基地已经建立三年行动计划,积极思考用好自贸区这块试验田,与全国兄弟自贸区联动,立足上海、辐射长三角、面向全国、服务世界,让更多中国文化产品和企业项目对接国际市场,也让上海自贸试验区真正成为文化企业走出去的桥头堡。

大概在早王朝中期(约公元前2750—前2600年)即乌鲁克第一王朝时期,青金石贸易才得以恢复。据了解,中国啤酒产销量自2014年出现近20年首次下降,至今已连续下降三年。  分析人士指出,转债发行及季末监管考核应是导致资金面明显收紧的主要原因,部分银行类机构不再融出甚至寻求融入,则直接加重市场资金供求压力。

  新力虎未明确告知黄柯这一更换维修情况到底是属于侵犯消费者知情权的范畴还是构成了消费者权益保护法中的欺诈行为,也成为了该案在二审中的争议焦点。(编译/洪漫)PhotosofbottlesfoundinanAmsterdamcanal,vintagejewelry,antiquecoinsandvideosonlightaredisplayedatachicshowatanewartspaceinSanlitun,anentertainmenthubinBeijing.TRU-M,foundedbyMalaysian-AmericaninteriordesignerMichaelGooandChinesefashiondesignerWangChu,openedinFebruarywithashowoflarge-scaleinstallationsfocusingontherelationshipbetweenpeopleandpublicspaces.ThecurrentshowthatopenedonWednesdayassemblesoldthingstocreateasenseofhistoryinamodernway."Wewanttotellpeoplethatartisnotdistantfromlife.Artislife,andlifeisart.Wearetryingtodotheshowinawaythatcanattractyoungsters,"Goosaysofhisdecisiontosetupanartspaceinashoppingareasurroundedbyhipstoresinsteadofatanarthubinthecity.Theshowisdividedintothreepartstopresenttheclassicalaura-bottles,vintagejewelryandantiquecoins.

黄守应透露,目前地下钱庄犯罪也出现了新特点,除了传统的境内外互设资金池对敲、虚构贸易背景骗取外汇等传统形式,甚至还出现了个人拿银行卡到港澳地区套现等行为。  经过5000多次的实践之后,BMT表示,无人机已经适应了没有跑道的软着陆。(经济日报记者乔文汇)

实施中华优秀传统文化传承发展工程和国家记忆工程,通过对体现中华优秀传统文化的代表性文物的有效保护与合理利用,发挥好文物资源的社会教育和公共服务功能,建设全民共识的国家精神标识。春天一到牛仔风马上席卷全城,舒适百搭又保暖的牛仔外套几乎人手一件,怎么穿、穿什么款式,就成了大问题。我想请教一下曹主任,对于这种云,您觉得应该是一个什么样的观点,跟大家一起分享一下。

六是实施中国传统村落保护工程,2017年开展第五批也是最后一批大规模中国传统村落挖掘、认定工作,中国传统村落名录总数预计将达到5000多个,同时推动地方传统村落名录建设。3月15日,十二届全国人大五次会议通过了《中华人民共和国民法总则》,标志着民法典总则编的形成。原则上说,强有力的基础设施投入有利于经济的长期增长,但实际上并非所有基础设施支出都符合这一定律。

此外,斯皮尔伯格还正在做一个虚拟现实项目,所以,还是先让我们看看他会有什么样的成绩,当深入到该技术之后,能否改变斯皮尔伯格最初的看法呢。下午2点,我们有幸见到了黑龙江省女创业者协会的会长张成莲以及协会的主要成员,大家在愉快的氛围中,谈起了协会一步步走来的感人历程。LeonLaipromoteshisdirectorialdebutWineWarinBeijingonMarch19.[PhotoprovidedtoChinaDaily]Canton-popmegastarLeonLaiunveiledthebackdropofhisdirectorialdebut,WineWar,onSundayinBeijing.The50-year-oldsinger-actorfromBeijing,who"shailedasoneofthefour"heavenlykings"inHongKong,hasstarredinanumberofhitTVseriesandmovies,suchasthe2003BerlinInternationalFilmFestival-nominatedfilm,Three.Laiwillshowhisnewtalentsbehindthecameraintheforthcomingthriller.Themovie,whichwillopenacrosstheChinesemainlandonMay19,portraysashoot"em-upquesttopossessapreciousbottleofredwineproducedin1855.Laiplaysthelead.Thecastalsoincludessupermodel-turned-actressDuJuan,TaiwanactorDavidWangandmodel-actorNanFulongfromTianjin.

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督促省、自治区、直辖市人民政府在2020年年底前将本地区内历史建筑集中成片的区域核定公布为历史文化街区,划定保护范围;督促城市、县人民政府将具有一定保护价值、未公布为文物保护单位,也未登记为不可移动文物的建筑物、构筑物确定公布为历史建筑。朝鲜军队过去曾在元山地区试射过6次该类型的导弹,在平安北道的龟城地区也曾试射过2次。不过,2015年股市大调整后,这股疯狂跟着销声匿迹。

期望关于此方面的细则能尽快推出。30多年之后,在柬埔寨驻华大使凯·西索达的帮助下,他完成了这个梦想。体育测试方面,考生可根据自身情况选测田径、武术、游泳、体能等六大类中的任何一个项目。

其中,董金河一审获刑20年,其余6人获刑均超过10年。成长并不等于成熟。Theinitiativecanbeatruly"gamechanging"proposalprovideditisabletofostertrustandconfidenceamongmemberstates.Theinitiativeshouldgobeyondbilateralprojecttransactionstopromoteregionalandmultilateralpolicyframeworksandsustainability.ItistruethattheinitiativewillgeneratemutualbenefitsforChinaanditspartners.However,theeconomic,socialandenvironmentalcostsandbenefitsvaryacrosscorridors,dependingontheterrain,stateofdevelopment,productivecapacitiesandtrafficflows.Researchhasshownthatinitiativecorridorswillentailhigherbenefitsifpartnercountrieslowercrossbordertransactioncostsandimporttariffs.Forinstancea30percentdeclineinbothofthesewouldgenerateeconomicgainsof1.8percentgrowthinGDPforChinaandanywherefrom5.3to16.9percentGDPforotherparticipatingmembercountries.Improvingthequalityofinfrastructureincountrieswithlessefficienttraderegimesandborderadministrationmayresultinonlylimitedexportgains.Ouranalysissuggeststhata1percentimprovementintradefacilitationprocedures,qualityoftransportinfrastructureandinformationandcommunicationtechnologywilldeliver1.5,0.7and1.4percentincreasesinexports,respectively.Gainsarehigherforcorridorswheretradeagreementsmayalreadyexist.Withnearlytwo-thirdsofinitiativecountriesfacingenergydeficits,theinitiativeneedstocomplementandsupplementthesubregionalenergyconnectivityinitiatives.Thereismuchscopetodeveloppowergrids,promotesmart,greenandintegratedpowerandgasmarkets,harnesscross-bordergasandoilpipelinesfromresourcerichCentralAsiatoSouthandEastAsia.DrawingontheinitiativesoftheStateGridCorporationofChinaandtheGlobalEnergyInterconnectionDevelopmentCooperationOrganizationtopromoteglobalenergyinterconnectionscanenhancetheregion"senergysecurityandadvancesustainableenergyaccess.ItisalsoevidentthatICThastobeanessentialfoundationfortheinitiativeasitcanharnesscrosssectoralsynergies.E-resilienceofICTcanbeenhancedthroughincreasingdiversifiedandredundantfiberopticcables,raisingbandwidth,developingnationalICTinfrastructure,andloweringfixed-broadbandpricesasapercentageofpercapitagrossnationalincome.Theseactionscanhelpdevelopuniformqualityofservicesbetweenendpointswhichwillfacilitatetrafficdelivery,ensurelowtransitcosts,andefficientInternettrafficmanagementusingInternetexchangepoints.Whilethesocialbenefitsofsomecorridorsarehigh,thereisneedtoadoptmoreinclusiveapproachestocopewithsocialrisks.Forexample,connectingtheinitiativetoremoteareaswithnewmulti-countrycorridorswouldenableruralindustrializationandhelpnarrowurban-ruralgaps.ItisthereforeimportantthatsynergiesandcomplementaritiesbetweentheobjectivesoftheinitiativeandtheSDGscanhelpcreateawin-winsolution,particularlyasregionalcooperationandintegrationwillfacilitaterealizationoftransboundarygoals.Theinitiativewithitsunprecedentedambitionandscaleentailsenormouscomplexitiesandchallenges;however,itoffersphenomenalopportunitiestoputAsiaonawell-balancedgrowthandsustainabledevelopmentpath.Theauthorisanunder-secretary-generaloftheUnitedNationsandtheexecutivesecretaryoftheEconomicandSocialCommissionforAsiaandthePacific.