On 17 October, the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and the 7th National Day for the Eradication of Poverty were celebrated.
China firmly opposes and strongly condemns the US side creating the so-called "Hong Kong Autonomy Act" and sanctioning Chinese personnel based on it. "We have lodged solemn representations with the US side," Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian said.
“Currently, there are more than 4,000 special economic zones in the world, the leader among which is Shenzhen,” is the assessment of the well-known British publication The Economist. This assessment is absolutely correct, although it sounds very atypical against the background of ongoing trade friction and the strengthening of protectionist and unilateralism trends.
In 2020, China intends to completely eliminate poverty and achieve a moderately prosperous society, work in this direction is underway in all regions of the country. So, in Tibet Autonomous Region, the rapid development of vegetable production began.
Companies from 29 countries and regions of the world have confirmed their participation in the fair of high-tech achievements in agriculture, which will be held this month in Shaanxi province / Northwest China /. This was announced today by one of the Chinese officials, Xinhua News Agency reports.
Against the background of the stabilization of the epidemiological situation and the improvement of economic indicators in China, the index of the country’s logistics activity in August 2020 reached 52.2%, showing growth for the third month in a row.
China has joined the international coronavirus vaccine development and distribution program. This was stated by the official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Hua Chunying.
On Tuesday, the Third Committee of the 75th session of the General Assembly / GA / UN discussed human rights issues. Several countries such as the United States, Germany and the United Kingdom have maliciously discredited China and interfered in its internal affairs. Zhang Jun, Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of China to the UN, strongly opposed and completely rejected the false accusations.
With the world beset with such grave challenges as a raging pandemic, continuing recession, surging isolationism and rising hegemonism, the recent series of UN high-level meetings represent the world’s latest bid to find humanity’s way forward, Xinhua reported.