Taiwan's aging rate, or the ratio of people aged 65 and above to the entire population, stood at 14.05 percent as of March, with the highest rate of 18.61 percent recorded in Chiayi county.
XI'AN - The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Wednesday called on both sides across the Taiwan Straits to work together for the peaceful development of cross-Straits relations and peaceful reunification of the motherland.
During the discussion, eight NPC deputies delivered speeches on issues including high-quality growth, environmental protection in the Yangtze River region, innovation, Party building and Chinese traditional culture.
HAIKOU - President Xi Jinping on Friday urged special economic zones (SEZs) to continue as important experimental platforms for reform and opening-up.
Lacking in resources but rich in intangibles like culture and landscape, the village began to increase support for sectors such as agriculture, Miao embroidery and tourism.
The definition of the CPPCC's nature and tasks was enriched, and the idea of "socialist consultative democracy" was written into the charter.
The family restaurant serves more than 30 tables every day on average, earning a gross annual income of about 300,000 to 400,000 yuan. As the number of customers increased, the single trash can at Shi's home began to overflow. Three bigger ones were soon added.
Shi's son also returned with a wife, and the couple opened the village's first hotel and restaurant in early 2015.