By far the most impressive aspect was just how much my own ideas and impressions of Tibet were challenged, how my own opinions were the ones stuck in a time-warp.
Over four decades, China has repeatedly proved the predictions of naysayers to be wrong and weathered one international crisis after another!
The most obvious risks are serious cracks in the international trading and financial system. These fissures are already having negative impacts in virtually every country, leading to higher costs for consumers and producers..
Since the beginning of the 1980s, two different economic systems coexisted in China, which has led to regional imbalances and ideological disputes within the CPC.
Now, many African countries are using China’s experience to establish their own economic zones, which are set to bring in the development that the African continent has dreamed of.
The remarkable economic achievement did not happen following the Western world’s favored developmental tools, but rather through China’s unique path.
Shenzhen is a young city of migrants from all over the world. We interviewed an American entrepreneur in Shenzhen to know whether there are still authentic places to visit in the city.
Deng Xiaoping’s “Southern Tour Speech” is well known to both domestic and foreign audiences. In fact, Deng Xiaoping also published views known as his “Northern Talks”. In September 1978, after listening to a report from the Party Committee of the Liaoning Provincial Party Committee in Shenyang, Deng delivered an important speech covering topics including emancipating the mind, seeking truth from facts and shifting the focus of work. Discussions as well as Deng’s speeches in Benxi, Daqing, Harbin, Anshan, Tianjin and other places together constituted a “Northern Talk” and laid the foundation for the Third Plenary Session of the 11th Party Central Committee. In 1978, the total industrial output value of Liaoning Province accounted for 9.7% of China’s total industrial output value in the same period, and accounted for 54% of total industrial output value in the three northeastern provinces. Liaoning’s total industrial output ranked second in all provinces and autonomous regions in China. In the following 40 years, Liaoning, Heilongjiang and Jilin experienced the decline, adjustment and recovery of the old industrial base. In the first half of 2018, Liaoning’s GDP ranked 14th out of China’s 31 provinces and autonomous regions. From September 25-28, General Secretary Xi Jinping made inspection visits to Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning provinces, and hosted a seminar on promoting Northeast Revitalization in Shenyang. Xi launched six […]
Tianjin is a city that encompasses modern China like no other. People say that if you want to understand the history of China, for 5,000 years of Chinese civilisation look at Xi’an, 1,000 years look at Beijing and for modern China look at Tianjin. Δ Tianjin Haihe Cultural Square. The municipality is located in the northern part of China, approximately 106km from Beijing. Whilst its big brother is a noisy, hustling, bustling city, Tianjin offers a slower but richer environment, with plenty of beautiful green parks cascaded around the Haihe river, which flows through the centre of the city to Bohai Bay. Ting Ting Gong is one of the 15.57 million people that calls Tianjin home. Born a few years after Tianjin’s promotion to a Coastal Development Area in 1984, she doesn’t feel like she lives in the 3rd biggest area in China. To her, Tianjin has a friendlier, more welcoming community feel than other big cities, such as Beijing. Δ Tianjin Binhai CBD Master Plan. On the outskirts of Tianjin is Binhai New Area (BNA). Created in 2009, it has helped improve Tianjin’s ability to manufacture, trade and gain investment from foreign companies through preferential policies on customs, taxation and foreign exchange. Similar to Shenzhen’s Special Economic Zone and Shanghai’s Pudong New District, BNA unique location, as the nearest […]
Since reform and opening-up began 40 years ago, and as a pioneer of reform and opening-up, Hangzhou has not only made remarkable progress in economic development, but also explored many areas of social governance.
More than three decades later, Xiamen has become widely known for its high-quality innovation and entrepreneurship, with burgeoning new economic forms and new industries, robust trade and investment, easy access to the world via air, land and sea links and its perfect harmony between man and nature.
For Guiyang, a city in China’s great southwest, being “green” has long been an important belief of the city’s residents.