1. Bala Morning Reading
One of your choices will not be sufficient to decide the quality of your life. The state you have been always in is the crucial element. When you are earnest in everything and trying your best to do things,the world will make way for you because of your sincerity.
2. BaLa Finance News:
1. CCTV News, TANG Xiaoli, the deputy director of Bureau of Fund Supervision of Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, revealed that in 2017 a total of 430 billion yuan in nine provinces of basic pension were entrusted to the National Social Security Fund Council for investment and operations. As the first year of entrusted investment and operation of local pensions, it is not a concern to have the rate of return over 5%. This year will also have the pensions of the four provinces of Tibet, Gansu, Zhejiang and Jiangsu added to the entrusted investment, which will increase the size of pension investment by 150 billion yuan.
4. The Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development promulgated the circular on accelerating the classification of domestic garbage in some key cities to speed up the classification of household garbage in 46 major cities. The circular proposes that by the end of March, 46 key cities should issue plans or action plans for the management of household garbage classification, define the annual work targets, refine the content of work and quantify the tasks. The party, government agencies, military units, hospitals and schools take the lead to expand the classification of household waste to all public agencies and related businesses.
3. BaLa Sharing:
5. (in) black and white
a)In a way that makes people or things seem completely bad or good, or completely right or wrong.
例如：Its a complex issue, but he only sees it in black and white.
b)In writing or in print
例如：I never thought theyd put it in black and white on the front page.
6. Shut / close your eyes to something
You cant just close your eyes to his violence.
They seem intent on shutting their eyes to the problems of pollution.
7. Two heads are better than one.
8. Be engraved on/ in your heart, memory, mind, etc.
例如：The date of the accident remains engraved on my mind.
4. BaLa Classic Reading:
Therefore, those who have such experiences in life will on the contrary, recall, with interest, the moving scene of the chilly cold winter night: when some companions were in the mountain fields, several colleagues sat round a bonfire to warm themselves. Fire makes man feel comfortable. With its mighty heat, its fire flames drifted straight skywards, giving man a mighty inspiration and a force to dash forward in the darkness. In its violent burning, aren’t its loud cracks like the repeated drum beats?
5. BaLa Political News:
It is only natural that hard work pays off, and it brings changes for the better every day. In 2017, we held the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, embarking on a new journey towards the all-round building of a modern socialist China. Our national GDP reached a new level of 80 trillion yuan. Over 13 million new job opportunities were created in urban and rural areas. The social old-age pension schemes have covered more than 900 million people, while 1.35 billion people have gained access to basic medical insurance. Another more than 10 million rural residents have been lifted out of poverty. “If only I could get tens of thousands of mansions! I would house all the poor people who would then beam with smiles.”
As part of our poverty alleviation efforts, 3.4 million people have moved into new and warm homes, and the goal of upgrading 6 million housing units in run-down areas has been realized in advance. The improvement of people’s well-being has been accelerated, and the ecological environment has gradually improved. The people have gained a stronger sense of fulfillment, happiness and security. We are now one big step closer to the completion of a moderately prosperous society in all respects.