Xi said a clean and upright political ecology is essential to safeguarding both the authority and the centralized, unified leadership of the Central Committee — all of which are needed urgently to ensure full and strict governance of the Party and represent a vital guarantee in fulfilling reform and development targets.
In 2011, Lyu noticed more people were using Sina Weibo, the social network, so he opened an account called "Lao Lyu Daodao" and began posting advice, such as the materials parents should prepare to register a newborn. As he continued to post, his followers gradually increased.
Scott Doolan, 28, sets out Friday for the base camp, which lies 5,364 meters above sea level and is traditionally only accessible on foot or by helicopter. He is out to prove that it is also accessible to wheelchair users.
Every year, the base camp is transformed into a nylon tent city of around 1,500 people for two months starting in April, when climbers descend on the mountain with the sole aim of reaching its summit.
Speaking to deputies from the Ningxia Hui autonomous region, Premier Li Keqiang called for implementation of the country's "go west" strategy to make the region an inland pioneer in reform and opening-up. He also asked the region to improve its business environment by consistently deepening reforms, improving living standards and resolutely securing victory in poverty alleviation.
While saving a lot of money, construction of the power highway could help increase investment in the western region and create a lot of employment opportunities there, he said.