"The addition establishes their guiding status in the country's political and social life, reflects common aspirations of people of all ethnic groups, embodies the unity in the Party's advocacy and people's will, and makes clear the common ideological foundation for the entire Party and all the Chinese people to strive for national rejuvenation," read the document.
Japanese Emperor Akihito expressed his sincere congratulations to Xi's election as president and his wish for Xi's good health and China's prosperity.
In October last year, Ethiopia launched an electric train service that links its capital, Addis Ababa, with the Red Sea port of Djibouti. Kenya inaugurated its diesel-powered standard gauge railway from the port city of Mombasa to the capital, Nairobi. It is expected to extend to Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
In his speech, Xi told civil servants that, no matter how high-ranking they are, it is a must to put the people in the highest place of their hearts, serve the people wholeheartedly and work hard for the interests and happiness of the people.
"To safeguard the nation's cultural heritage, we have adopted a zero tolerance attitude toward these crimes."
You see， the part of China I grew up in was a rural village， and at that time pre-industrial。 When I was born， my village had no cars， no telephones， no electricity， not even running water。 And we certainly didn’t have access to modern medical resources。 There was no doctor my mother could bring me to see about my spider bite。
Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain said Xi's election shows that the Chinese people are confident of his brilliant leadership. China has made remarkable achievements in the past five years, and Xi's outstanding contribution to world peace and development has been widely praised, he said.