For Taiwan compatriots, peace and prosperity lies in good relations across the Taiwan Straits. The Chinese mainland sincerely seeks to develop amicable cross-Straits ties and realize the peaceful reunification of the island with its motherland, in whatever form possible.
A nurse at Sijiqing Nursing Home combs the hair of an elder resident at the Beijing facility. President Xi Jinping visited there in December 2013 and residents said they were energized by his presence. [Photo/Xinhua]
Hainan province is taking a series of steps to help eradicate poverty by 2020, in line with the central government's poverty reduction plan.
Xiang had served as vice-president of the People's Bank of China, Party secretary and president of Agricultural Bank of China and chairman of the China Insurance Regulatory Commission.
As to the venue of the Trump-Kim summit, Trump said the US is weighing five different locations, but none are located in the US.
The integration of disaster rescue and relief resources will substantially improve China's speed and efficiency in emergency management, said Li Junpeng, another professor of public management at the Chinese Academy of Governance.
President Xi Jinping said on Sunday he is ready to join Russian President Vladimir Putin in consolidating political and strategic mutual trust and expanding all-around pragmatic cooperation.
Following Xi's visit, managers of the nursing home, which has more than 600 residents, gave more attention to services and encouraged the retirees to have more entertainment activities. A chorus was begun, and Liu set up a fashion modeling team, she said.