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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Nov. 11)

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11 Nov 2020, 18:30 GMT+10

Stitched photo taken on Nov. 10, 2020 shows the south square of the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), a main venue for the third China International Import Expo (CIIE) in east China's Shanghai.

The third CIIE concluded here Tuesday, with deals reached for intended one-year purchases of goods and services totaling 72.62 billion U.S. dollars, up 2.1 percent from the last expo, official data showed. (Xinhua/Chen Yehua)

BEIJING, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Volunteers from Shanghai International Studies University (SISU) pose for a group photo with gestures of "CIIE" during the third China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 10, 2020.

The expo is scheduled to run till Nov. 10. Staff members, exhibitors and visitors take photos to keep precious moments of the event. (Xinhua/Zhang Haofu)

People visit the Automobile exhibition area during the third China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 10, 2020.

The third CIIE concluded here Tuesday, with deals reached for intended one-year purchases of goods and services totaling 72.62 billion U.S. dollars, up 2.1 percent from the last expo, official data showed. (Xinhua/Chen Yehua)

Chinese research icebreaker Xuelong 2, or Snow Dragon 2, sets sail for the 37th Antarctic expedition on Nov. 10, 2020.

China on Tuesday began the 37th Antarctic expedition as Chinese research icebreaker Xuelong 2, or Snow Dragon 2, set off from Shanghai. (Polar Research Institute of China/Handout via Xinhua)

Guests pose for a group photo at the first conference of the International Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation (ISTIF) of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) in Macao, south China, Nov. 10, 2020.

The first conference of the ISTIF of the BFA opened here on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Cheong Kam Ka)

Makeup saleswomen use livestreaming marketing to boost the sale of cosmetic products at a shopping mall as the annual Nov. 11 online shopping spree approaches in Shijiazhuang, north China's Hebei Province, Nov. 10, 2020. (Photo by Chen Qibao/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Nov. 10 shows "Singles' Day" promotions on a website in Brussels, Belgium.

Many Belgian shopping websites took part in the "Singles' Day" online shopping festival, which is originated from China. China's Singles' Day is a shopping event similar to "Black Friday" in western countries. (Xinhua/Zhang Cheng)

Employees work at an airmail distribution center of China Post in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, on Nov. 10, 2020.

China's logistics sector sustained steady expansion in October as broader economic recovery consolidates, data from the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing showed.

Express delivery firms are estimated to handle a daily average of 490 million parcels from Nov. 11, known as the Singles' Day, to Nov. 16, much higher than the normal business volume. (Xinhua/Deng Hua)

This 360-degree spherical panorama taken with a drone on Nov. 10, 2020 shows a view of the Aha Lake National Wetland Park in Guiyang, southwest China's Guizhou Province. (Xinhua/Ou Dongqu)

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 10, 2020 shows a view of the Aha Lake National Wetland Park in Guiyang, southwest China's Guizhou Province. (Xinhua/Ou Dongqu)

People pass by the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, Nov. 9, 2020.

U.S. stocks finished mixed on Monday as investors digested news regarding a coronavirus vaccine candidate.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 834.57 points, or 2.95 percent, to 29,157.97. The S&P 500 was up 41.06 points, or 1.17 percent, to 3,550.50. The Nasdaq Composite Index decreased 181.45 points, or 1.53 percent, to 11,713.78. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

People wearing masks participate in an event to commemorate the founder of the Turkish Republic Mustafa Kemal Ataturk's 82nd death anniversary in Istanbul, Turkey, Nov. 10, 2020.

Tens of thousands of Turkish people flocked to streets on Tuesday across the country to commemorate Ataturk's 82nd death anniversary amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Xinhua)

A man wearing a mask rides a bike past Times Square in New York, the United States, Nov. 9, 2020.

The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States reached a grim milestone of 10 million on Monday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. U.S. COVID-19 case count rose to 10,018,278, with a total of 237,742 deaths, as of 1:25 p.m. local time (1825 GMT), according to the CSSE tally. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

A staff member works at a COVID-19 testing booth in Ben Gurion International Airport near Tel Aviv, Israel, Nov. 9, 2020.

Israel has completed the setup of a coronavirus testing laboratory at Ben Gurion International Airport near the coastal city of Tel Aviv, the Israeli testing company Omega said on Sunday. (Photo by Gil Cohen Magen/Xinhua)■

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