LONDON -- The British government's Brexit department Wednesday night brushed off what was their first major defeat in the unelected House of Lords.
At Tuesday's meeting, the NPC deputies adopted a name list of chairpersons, vice chairpersons and members of the NPC Constitution and Law Committee and the NPC Financial and Economic Affairs Committee.
"We can learn from China, by opening up. They have been able to advance in less than four decades, much less a small country like ours. Our size, location, sea and land give us advantage. We have to take the advantage, it is now or never," he said at a State House meeting with public servants.
Peers in British Parliament's upper chamber voted by 348 to 225 in favor of a call requiring government ministers to report on steps to negotiate a continued customs union with the European Union.
Reflecting both the will of the Party and the Chinese people, it is conducive to maintaining and strengthening the Party's overall leadership over the governance of the country, laying a solid political and organizational foundation for the prospering of the nation.
Bush was dubbed "The Silver Fox" by her husband and children. She was known for her snow-white hair and for being fiercely protective of her family.