Opinion >>

China to advance rural vitalization

By He Shuquan

As China moves towards its second centennial goal, it continues to set an ambitious vision to comprehensively push forward rural vitalization and accelerate the modernization of agriculture and rural areas.

Two Sessions set course for new journey

By George N. Tzogopoulos

China's Two Sessions of this year are particularly important as the country will start its new development blueprint for the next five years and beyond.

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The economy >>

Growth target of over 6% not low: Chinese premier
A growth target of over 6 percent in 2021 is not low considering the size of the Chinese economy, and the target is set to guide expectations to consolidate economic recovery foundation and pursue high-quality development, said Premier Li Keqiang Thursday.

Diplomacy >>

Improving HK electoral system will guarantee residents' democratic rights
Improving the electoral system in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) will ensure Hong Kong residents better realize their democratic rights and freedom, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said in Beijing on Tuesday.

Poverty alleviation >>

China vows to cement progress in poverty alleviation
After declaring victory in eradicating absolute poverty, China is finding ways to ensure that the people's movement up the economic ladder is sustained and no one backslides into poverty.

Other issues >>

NPC deputy proposes improved care for elderly, school-age children
Xu Wenguang, secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Quzhou Municipal Committee, called for improved care and services for the elderly and school-age children during this year's session of the National People's Congress (NPC), the country's top legislature.