Pakistan Ambassador to China Masood Khalid Saturday said that the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) opened in the Chinese capital on October 18, had become the focus of world attention.
‘The convening of the meeting of CPC National Congress is an important historic moment in China’s development process,’ he said in an interview with China Radio International (CRI) online, says a message received here fro Beijing. He said over the past five years, China had made remarkable achievements, the next five years it would achieve greater success, adding, China was on the right path.
Ambassador Khalid said that he had been in China for last four and a half years to see its areas of infrastructure, science and technology innovation, space industry, health care, education, economy, trade, diplomacy and all other human activities.
He said these achievements had been widely recognized and appreciated by the international community.
He said since the 18th National Congress of CPC, China had made great progress in development area, and made great progress in improving people’s living standard, improving the welfare of the residents and promoting the coordinated development of the various regions.
At the same time, the momentum of China’s reform was still strong and the degree of openness continues to improve, so that the international community had full confidence over China’s prospects, he added. Ambassador Khalid said in the past five years, despite the slow growth of the world economic recovery, China’s economy had always been running along a smooth track.
China’s average contribution to world economic growth had reached about 30%, exceeding the sum of contribution rates in the United States, the euro area and Japan, ranking first in the world, he added.
He believed that China’s success had set an example for developing countries, whose experience was worth learning for developing countries. Although China has a large population, it has created a miracle in the history of world development through reform, opening up and modernization, helping more than 700 million poor people out of poverty.—NNI