Xinhua photos of the day
A girl wearing a traditional costume waits for divers to return from the Pearl Diving Trip in Kuwait City, Kuwait, on Aug. 1, 2019. The 31st Pearl Diving Trip concluded in Kuwait City on Thursday. At least 195 young Kuwaitis participated in the event and came back with their harvest of pearls. (Photo by Gazi/Xinhua)
News on stock market is seen on a screen at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, Aug. 1, 2019. U.S. stocks ended lower on Thursday, as investors digested a batch of negative data that pointed to slowing U.S. economic activity and grew concerned over U.S.-China trade prospects. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)
A man rides a horse-drawn cart carrying boats for sale at a market in central Bangladesh's Manikganj district on July 31, 2019. Water transportation is still an important means of communication in Bangladesh where traditional country boats and small vessels are still in use to provide cheap and convenient transport. (Str/Xinhua)
A masked dancer performs traditional dance during a Newari festival in Lalitpur, Nepal on July 31, 2019. (Photo by Sulav Shrestha/Xinhua)
Giant panda cub Yi Yi plays near the bamboo slips with its name at the giant panda conservation center of the Malaysian National Zoo near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Aug. 1, 2019. The second giant panda born in Malaysia was named Yi Yi, meaning friendship, on Thursday, marking the close friendship between Malaysia and China. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)
Team Canada lights up the sky during the Celebration of Light at English Bay in Vancouver, Canada, July 31, 2019. (Photo by Liang Sen/Xinhua)
Lazara Maria Gonzalezgil performs at the movie-themed amusement park she works for in Changchun, northeast China's Jilin Province, Aug. 1, 2019. Lazara Maria Gonzalezgil is a 25-year-old Cuban dancer born in Villa Clara. Seeking to go further in her career and for a better future, Lazara came to China in 2017 and soon got signed by a Chinese culture and education company. In the past two years, she has traveled as a dancer to many cities across China, including Harbin, Beijing, Jinan, Shanghai,
Valerie Teufl (front) of Austria blocks the ball during the women's pool B match between Liliana Fernandez Steiner/Elsa Baquerizo Mcmillan of spain and Eva Freiberger/Valerie Teufl of Austria at the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour, July 31, 2019. Liliana Fernandez Steiner/Elsa Baquerizo Mcmillan won 2-0. (Xinhua/Guo Chen)
A man moves with a motorcycle on a flooded road in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, Aug. 1, 2019. Wipha, the seventh typhoon this year, made landfall at around 1:50 a.m. Thursday in the coastal regions of the city of Wenchang, south China's Hainan Province. (Xinhua/Yang Guanyu)
People visit Sydney International Boatshow at Darling Harbour in Sydney, Australia on Aug. 1, 2019. The show will last from Aug. 1 to 5. (Xinhua/Bai Xuefei)
A visitor takes photos of a flying bridge made of cardboard and duct tape in Ostankino park in Moscow, Russia, on Aug. 1, 2019. A 18-meter-long flying bridge made of cardboard and duct tape was assembled and installed in Ostankino park of Moscow on Thursday. The bridge was lifted into the air with the help of three balloons filled with helium. (Photo by Maxim Chernavsky/Xinhua)
Torchbearer Wang Zhizhi (L) lights the torch with Xiao Dong during a ritual ceremony for the lighting of the flame for the 7th Military World Games and torch relay in Nanchang, east China's Jiangxi Province, Aug. 1, 2019. (Xinhua/Wan Xiang)