"It focuses on upgrading the infrastructure connectivity, alignment of strategies, providing material, institutional and spiritual public products to the world so as to promote common development and prosperity of all countries. The initiative has not only drawn worldwide attention, but has also received positive responses and active participation from neighboring countries."
The commonly-held view in the scientific community is that early Homo sapiens first migrated from Africa to what is now Europe and the Middle East around 60,000 years ago, and reached southern China as early as 45,000 years ago.
He emphasized that "business can't be as usual. If business is as usual, then the purpose of the New Gambia would be defeated."
One of the recent buzzwords being heard often in China, frequently cited by top leaders as well as people at the grassroots level, is "openness".
He urges all civil servants to always put people at the highest place, wholeheartedly serve the people and work for the people's interests and happiness.