(Xinhua/Nanchang May 18) The 11th Expo Central China kicked off in Nanchang on May 18. Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Vice Premier of the State Council Hu Chunhua attended the opening ceremony and delivered a keynote speech.
Hu Chunhua pointed out that the central region has unique geographical advantages and good industrial foundation. Since the implementation of the strategy of the rise of the central region, especially since the 18th National Congress, under the strong leadership of the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as its core, the endogenous power of the economy in the central region has been continuously strengthened, emerging industries have developed rapidly, people's living standards have continued to improve, and reforms and opening up have achieved new historic achievements. The Chinese government supports the central region in seizing the opportunity of a new round of high-level opening up, actively advances the Belt and Road Initiative, strengthens major infrastructure construction, accelerates industrial transformation and upgrading, and further improves the business environment. He hoped that all parties will make good use of the Expo Central China, conduct in-depth communication and exchange, find cooperation opportunities, and strive to achieve more mutually beneficial and win-win results.
Hu Chunhua emphasized that no matter how the external environment changes, China will unswervingly deepen reform, expand opening up, promote trade and investment liberalization and facilitation, and strive to provide a more fair and transparent competition environment for foreign-funded enterprises. All enterprises are welcomed to seize the favorable opportunity to carry out long-term development in China and continuously deepen and expand the cooperation.
Before the opening ceremony, Hu Chunhua met with Laos Deputy Prime Minister Somdy Douangdy, who attended the Expo Central China, and hosted a meeting on foreign-invested enterprises in Nanchang in the afternoon.
Attends出席; 参加; 经常去，定期去; 注意; 专心; attend的第三人称单数
living standards生活水平; 生活水准; living standard的复数
no matter how不管怎样
opening up解禁; 开放; 供开发; 启用; 落成
facilitation容易，便利，简化; 助长，促进; 易化作用
strive to争取; 努力
carry out实施; 执行; 实行