From a less-developed island, the province has become an international tourism destination that attracted 67.45 million tourists last year, seven times its population.
Yang said the agency's founding is significant and will have long-term effects in advancing the overall design of China's diplomacy and boosting international cooperation under the Belt and Road Initiative.
"In the past I could only give lessons to 500 or 600 students, even in an auditorium, with many students sitting on the floor," Ye Lang, a professor with Peking University, told the People's Daily. "Now 160,000 students from over 600 universities take my course online, which is hard to imagine in a real classroom."
The meeting also reiterated the combining of top-level plans with local research to make achievements in mechanism, policy, and development mode innovation.
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Landsburgh also said his team is dedicated to ensuring that guests experience the very best in "pod hostel" accommodation.