"In the past, emergency management functions were separated in different ministries. If approved, the new ministry will become a single department responsible for major safety risks with clearly-defined power and responsibilities," said Zhu Lijia, a professor of public management at the Chinese Academy of Governance.
They said the province will engage more with economic globalization and the Belt and Road Initiative, further expand its influence in the global community and establish a "pan South China Sea tourism economy cooperation rim".
Uzbekistan's President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said that with the visionary leadership of Xi, China is carrying out its reform strategies to achieve national stability, development and prosperity. Xi's election as the president will promote China's role as a prestigious major power in international political and economic affairs, and protect the stability and safety of the world and region, he said.
In the past five years, the local government helped 617,000 people got out of poverty, and another 83,000 people will follow suit this year.
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, said during a panel discussion with a group of NPC deputies on Wednesday that revising parts of the Constitution represent a major decision by the Central Committee from the overall strategic height of upholding and developing socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era.
BEIJING - China announced a decision Wednesday to promote lifelong vocational training for workers as it eyes a high-quality workforce to facilitate economic transition.
Hainan province is taking a series of steps to help eradicate poverty by 2020, in line with the central government's poverty reduction plan.
Wang also pledged that State-owned enterprises will become more strategically well-positioned through mergers and reshuffling, with State-owned capital allocation efficiency further boosted and development quality substantially enhanced.