Xi Declares 'Complete Victory' in Eradicating Absolute Poverty in China

 February 25, 2021

BEIJING, Feb. 25 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping announced on Thursday that China has scored a "complete victory" in its fight against poverty.

Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, said absolute poverty has been eradicated in the world's most populous country.

Xi made the announcement while addressing a grand gathering held in Beijing to mark the country's accomplishments in poverty alleviation and honor its model poverty fighters.

Over the past eight years, the final 98.99 million impoverished rural residents living under the current poverty line have all been lifted out of poverty. All the 832 impoverished counties and 128,000 impoverished villages have been removed from the poverty list.

Since the launch of the reform and opening up in the late 1970s, 770 million impoverished rural residents have shaken off poverty when calculated in accordance with China's current poverty line.

China has contributed more than 70 percent of global poverty reduction over the same period.

With such achievements, China has created another "miracle" that will "go down in history," Xi said. 


(Source: Xinhua)


Please understand that womenofchina.cn,a non-profit, information-communication website, cannot reach every writer before using articles and images. For copyright issues, please contact us by emailing: website@womenofchina.cn. The articles published and opinions expressed on this website represent the opinions of writers and are not necessarily shared by womenofchina.cn.?


网站地图 百家乐国际娱乐 贵州智诚足球俱乐部 专业足球分析网
申博138欢迎您 申博sunbet 菲律宾太阳城申博 申博娱乐真钱骰宝
申博真网 凤凰娱乐手机客户端 188彩票时时彩登录平台 云鼎彩票网香港五分彩
百家乐国际娱乐 如何申请彩票投注站 足球彩票投注算法 群英会投注平台
大世界娱乐真人娱乐 易播网 贵州智诚足球俱乐部 皇冠魔术俱乐部
167sunbet.com 8CJS.COM XSB198.COM 519psb.com XSB597.COM
165sun.com 298psb.com 222xsb.com 591ib.com 919psb.com
18csb.com 658DC.COM 286sunbet.com 989jbs.com 729sun.com