BEIJING, April 27 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday called for joint efforts of all parties to promote high-quality development of the Belt and Road.
Xi made the remarks at the leaders’ roundtable meeting of the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing.
Under the principle of extensive consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits, participants of the Belt and Road Initiative have provided new impetus for global economic growth and opened new space for global development since the first BRF in 2017, according to Xi.
Xi called on all parties to jointly push forward intensive and meticulous implementation, advance the joint building of the Belt and Road, and deliver greater benefits to the people of all countries.
He highlighted joint work of all parties to identify cooperation priorities and focus on enhancing all-round connectivity.
Xi also stressed joint efforts to strengthen cooperation mechanisms and forge partnership on connectivity, calling for encouraging the full participation of more countries and businesses in expanding common interests.
l Xi calls for collaboration on shared growth
China hopes to work together with other countries to build the Belt and Road with high quality to benefit all sides and achieve common development, President Xi Jinping said Saturday.
Xi made the remarks while presiding over the Leaders’ Roundtable at the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing.
Since the first Leaders’ Roundtable two years ago, China and other participant countries have pushed forward the connection of policy, infrastructure, trade, finance, and people in all respects, Xi said, adding that these efforts have injected new impetus for global economic growth.
Through hosting the second forum, China expects to further implement Belt and Road projects and bring more positive outcomes for people of all countries, Xi said.
Xi called on countries to work toward shared growth through discussion and collaboration. The countries should uphold the concepts of openness and green and clean governance to strive for sustainable growth with high standards, Xi said.
l 283 items of outcomes achieved at second Belt and Road forum
BEIJING, April 27 (Xinhua) — A total of 283 items of practical outcomes were achieved during the preparatory process and the holding of the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Saturday when meeting the press.