Lovemore Chikova, allafrica.com
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Beijing — China [:] The Communist Party of China has said it has entered its decisive phase in building a truly prosperous society and declared 2016 the first year of such an initiative.
The strategy would include increasing its public diplomacy offensive on the international scene and implementing comprehensive policies meant to uplift lives of the Chinese.
This was revealed in a report on the work of the standing committee of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) that was presented in Beijing yesterday.
The presentation of the paper by CPPCC chairman Mr Yu Zhengsheng, marked the official opening of the important conference whose activities would take place until March 14. ...
"In accordance with the overall plan for China's diplomatic work, we will work hard to bring about a favourable international environment by actively carrying out high-level exchange visits, public diplomacy and people-to-people cultural exchanges," said Mr Yu. ...