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China: Belt and Road will 'build community of shared future for mankind' – Xi Jinping03:58

China: Belt and Road will 'build community of shared future for mankind' – Xi Jinping

China, Beijing
May 15, 2017 at 14:13 GMT -00:00 · Published

Chinese President Xi Jinping said that counties working together under the flag of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation will "build a community of shared future for mankind," during a speech on the second day of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation at Yanqi Lake, Beijing, Monday.

"This forum has sent a positive message to the rest of the world that we will work together to address the Belt and Road international cooperation and build a community of shared future for mankind," said Xi.

According to the Chinese president, countries will first "unite to pursue both the development of our own countries and common development of the world," setting the goals and the direction of the Belt and Road project.

Xi also added that the countries' common interest is "to strengthen the Belt and Road International Cooperation and poignantly address the challenges facing the world's economy" in order to reach "development goals of all countries" and "delivering tangible results."

The two-day Belt and Road Forum has brought together heads of state and government, entrepreneurs, representatives of financial institutions and international organisations. During the forum participants are expected to address problems facing the global and regional economy and discuss international cooperation, as well as the Belt and Road initiative itself.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping said that counties working together under the flag of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation will "build a community of shared future for mankind," during a speech on the second day of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation at Yanqi Lake, Beijing, Monday.

"This forum has sent a positive message to the rest of the world that we will work together to address the Belt and Road international cooperation and build a community of shared future for mankind," said Xi.

According to the Chinese president, countries will first "unite to pursue both the development of our own countries and common development of the world," setting the goals and the direction of the Belt and Road project.

Xi also added that the countries' common interest is "to strengthen the Belt and Road International Cooperation and poignantly address the challenges facing the world's economy" in order to reach "development goals of all countries" and "delivering tangible results."

The two-day Belt and Road Forum has brought together heads of state and government, entrepreneurs, representatives of financial institutions and international organisations. During the forum participants are expected to address problems facing the global and regional economy and discuss international cooperation, as well as the Belt and Road initiative itself.

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