Thursday, August 3, 2017MONTHLY International Department of the CPC Central CommitteeBEIJING REVIEW  PDF
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Marching Forward
At 90, the People's Liberation Army is better prepared to serve the nation More
Growing role
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s attendance of the G20 Summit contributes to advancing the group's cooperation More
Bonding in Bucharest
Central and Eastern Europe discuss the Belt and Road at a dialogue in Romania More
Upbeat prospects
Chinese economy grows better than expected, along with encouraging signs of structural improvements More
Role model for overseas returnees
Renowned geophysicist remembered for patriotism and professional dedication More
Up and Out of Poverty
Getting to know China through keywords
Silk Road for health cooperation
On January 18, 2017, the Chinese Government and the World Health Organization signed a memorandum of understanding to build a Silk Road for health cooperation, aiming to improve public health in countries along the Belt and Road. More
Silk Road to green development
President Xi Jinping emphasized the need to strengthen cooperation in environmental and ecological protection, so as to build a Silk Road to green development, when addressing the Legislative Chamber of the Uzbek Supreme Assembly on June 22, 2016. More
Major Events in August
July 1: New Hong Kong Chief Executive sworn in
Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor was sworn in as the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), as Hong Kong marks the 20th anniversary of its return to China.
July 4: China, Russia pledge to play role of ballast stone for world peace
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin pledged in Moscow on July 4 to build strong China-Russia ties into a ballast stone for world peace and stability as their two countries seek to coordinate even more closely for a better world.
July 5: China, Germany pledge to take bilateral ties to higher levels
Chinese President Xi Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel charted a new blueprint, set new targets and mapped out new paths for the future development of the China-Germany comprehensive strategic partnership in Berlin on July 5.
July 7: Xi, Trump meet on ties, hotspot issues on G20 sidelines
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, met in Hanburg on July 8 on the sidelines of a Group of 20 (G20) summit. Xi told Trump that stronger China-U.S. ties are conducive to stability and prosperity and serve the interests of both peoples and the international community.
July 10: President Xi urges efforts to advance judicial reform
Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged efforts to unswervingly advance reform of the country's judicial system and follow the path of socialist rule of law with Chinese characteristics. Xi made the remarks in a written instruction conveyed to a national conference on judicial system reform, which was held on July 10 in the city of Guiyang in southwest China's Guizhou Province.
July 14: China eyes broader cooperation with CEE countries
Senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official Liu Yunshan said on July 14 that China and Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries should further broaden cooperation under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative.
July 17: China's Industrial Output Speeds Up in H1
China's value-added industrial output grew 6.9 percent year on year in the January-June period, an improvement on the 6.8 percent for the first quarter, and the 6 percent registered for the same period of 2016, data of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed on July 17.
July 20: China announces import ban on 24 types of solid waste
China will ban imports of 24 types of solid waste by the end of 2017 in a fresh move to reduce environmental pollution, Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) official Guo Jing told a press conference on July 20.
July 24: Xi calls for united efforts to deepen military reform
Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for all-out efforts to push forward military reform with the support of the entire nation and the Communist Party of China (CPC). Xi made the remarks on July 24 at a group study attended by members of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee.