Voices from the NPC
Xiamen University Malaysia is the first overseas campus set up by a Chinese university. The goal is to cultivate high-level professionals with multicultural backgrounds and an ability to deal with complicated international affairs. It’s hailed as a bright pearl of the Belt and Road Initiative. We are confident we can deliver more high-quality international professionals for the implementation of the initiative. president of Xiamen University, NPC deputy In 2017, more than 23,000 officials resided in impoverished villages to help the locals out of poverty. As a result of their efforts, 112 villages and 259,600 rural poor people have met the standard to be eliminated from the impoverished list over the past year. They have won the respect and trust of the people.
mayor of Zhaotong, Yunnan province, NPC deputy Our villagers now have access to electricity and can travel by road. The local government helped us build new houses. We also have stores, restaurants and farmstays, and villagers can buy things by scanning codes via WeChat. I attribute the transformation to President Xi Jinping and the central leadership.
head of village affairs and supervision for Yumai village, Tibet autonomous region, NPC deputy