|Ethnic cultures in Xinjiang are part of the Chinese culture, and different ethnic cultures have communicated and integrated with each other, constituting a legacy shared by the Chinese nation that has brought into being a splendid Chinese culture, said the white paper.BEIJING, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- China has released a new document to promote veteran employment and business start-up in its economic development zones (EDZs), the country's hives of high-tech industries and enterprises.Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, Chinese president and chairman of the Central Military Commission, speaks during the annual Central Economic Work Conference in Beijing, capital of China. The annual Central Economic Work Conference was held in Beijing from Dec. 10 to 12. (Xinhua/Rao Aimin)|
China issued a development plan for the economic belt in September 2016 and a guideline for green development of the belt in 2017.It was decided Wednesday that on top of the 35 existing zones, such zones will be launched in more cities in light of local needs. Retail goods that exported from these pilot zones will see their value-added tax exempted in the absence of a valid purchase certificate. Simpler methods for verifying and collecting corporate income tax will be introduced.Yet, also the ancient art was represented, with the exhibition "The Charm of Books from the East" comprising 98 groups of 342 classical Chinese illustrations.
Backgrounder: President Xi's calls for a shared future"The film exchange and cooperation between China and Romania has a long history, deeply connecting our hearts and minds for generations," said Chinese Cultural Counselor Zhao Li. She recalled how Romanian films such as "The Waves of the Danube" or "Ciprian Porumbescu" influenced and touched the hearts of the Chinese audience in 1970s and 1980s."The Wing Loong II has earned the largest order for Chinese UAV in the global foreign military trade. In the future, more series and members of the Wing Loong family are under plan," Ji said.