Greater economic cooperation will benefit region, he tells APEC event
Global experts have spoken highly of President Xi Jinping's speech at the 17th Group of 20 Summit in Bali, Indonesia, saying it would help build stronger global consensus and advance global cooperation.
The speech delivered by President Xi Jinping at the opening ceremony of the fifth China International Import Expo strongly expressed the nation's unwavering pledge to further expand its opening-up and its sincerity to share development opportunities with the rest of the world, a top publicity official said.
A population of 1.4 billion, a middle income group of over 400 million, and close to 100 million people being lifted out of absolute poverty over the past decade — the three figures represent the biggest factors as China moves forward on its own pathway to modernization.
The Communist Party of China should always act for the people and rely on the people on the new journey of national rejuvenation through a Chinese path to modernization, Xi Jinping said on Sunday after he was elected general secretary of the 20th Central Committee of the CPC.
As led by President Xi Jinping over the past 10 years, China's major-country diplomacy has contributed original initiatives and delivered substantive actions for global peace and prosperity, winning the country a greater network of partners worldwide, officials and scholars said.
Xi Jinping delivered a report to the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China on Sunday.