BEIJING, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.
A worker is busy on the production line at the weaving workshop in an economic development zone in Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province, Oct. 19, 2020. In the first three quarters, China's GDP expanded 0.7 percent year on year, returning to growth after the 1.6-percent contraction in the first half of the year and the 6.8-percent slump in Q1, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). (Photo by Geng Yuhe/Xinhua)
Photo taken on Oct. 19, 2020 shows China-made Tesla Model 3 vehicles which will be exported to Europe at Waigaoqiao Port in Shanghai, east China. U.S. carmaker Tesla announced on Monday that it would export the made-in-China Model 3 to Europe, marking another important milestone for its Shanghai Gigafactory.
The first batch of exported sedans will leave Shanghai next Tuesday and arrive at the port of Zeebrugge in Belgium at the end of November before being sold in European countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, and Switzerland. (Xinhua/Wang Xiang)
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte wearing a face mask attends a press conference on the government's new anti-COVID-19 measures at Palazzo Chigi, Rome, Italy, Oct. 18, 2020.
The Italian government on Sunday evening approved fresh anti-COVID-19 measures as more than 11,000 new infections were reported over the past 24 hours. (Pool via Xinhua)
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and Vietnamese President Nguyen Phu Trong (R) meets with visiting Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Oct. 19, 2020. (VNA via Xinhua)
A child shows harvested cotton in Kandahar, south Afghanistan, Oct. 18, 2020. (Photo by Sanaullah Seiam/Xinhua)
A delegate from Dun & Bradstreet (D& B) Company introduces the company's plan for attending the 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE) during the publicity conference of the Trade In Services exhibition area at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) in Shanghai, east China, Oct. 19, 2020. The 3rd CIIE will be held from Nov. 5 to 10 in Shanghai this year. (Xinhua/Fang Zhe)
Aerial photo taken on Oct. 19, 2020 shows a villager drying ears of rice at Longping Village of Pingdeng Town in Longsheng, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. (Photo by Huang Yongdan/Xinhua)
19-year-old livestreamer Wang Yidi, who lost hearing at the age of three after an accident, dances beside an orchard to promote the online sales of apples harvested at her hometown, Meijiapo Village of Yiyuan County, east China's Shandong Province, Oct. 17, 2020. (Photo by Zhao Dongshan/Xinhua)
People are seen on the beach in central Israeli city of Tel Aviv on Oct. 18, 2020. Israel's lockdown exit strategy went into effect on Sunday. A complete nationwide lockdown in Israel has been imposed since Sept. 18, due to a surge in COVID-19 morbidity. (Gideon Markowicz/JINI/Handout via Xinhua)
A big teddy bear with a mask is seen in front of a restaurant in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on Oct. 19, 2020. The Slovenian government has formally declared a 30-day state of coronavirus epidemic starting from Monday for the entire country. Slovenia reported 537 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the country's total to 13,678. (Photo by Zeljko Stevanic/Xinhua)
Aerial photo taken on Oct. 19, 2020 shows the National Stadium in Warsaw, Poland. The construction of the first field hospital for COVID-19 patients was started at the National Stadium of Poland here in Warsaw, local media reported on Sunday evening. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/Xinhua)
People wade through floodwater in O'chrov district in Banteay Meanchey province, northwest Cambodia on Oct. 18, 2020. Flash floods in Cambodia have claimed 25 lives and forced the evacuation of 37,396 people, Seak Vichet, a spokesman for the National Committee for Disaster Management (NCDM), said on Monday. (Photo by Li Lay/Xinhua)
People visit Pumpkin Rock which sits on the top of a hill in Norco, Riverside County, California, the United States, on Oct. 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Gao Shan)