Boao Forum for Asia
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The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Boao Forum for Asia will open in Boao from April 8th to 11th, and Asia and the world will enter the annual “Boao Time”.

On the morning of April 3, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a briefing for Chinese and foreign media, and Foreign Minister Wang Yi introduced the 2018 annual meeting of the Boao Forum for Asia.

Wang Yi said that President Xi Jinping will be invited to attend the opening ceremony of the annual meeting of the forum and deliver an important keynote speech. President Xi will also meet with the heads of state, heads of government and heads of international organizations attending the meeting, collectively meet with the directors of the forum, and hold talks with representatives of Chinese and foreign entrepreneurs attending the meeting. This is the third time that President Xi Jinping, as the Chinese President, attended the annual meeting of the Boao Forum for Asia, which fully reflects the great importance and strong support of President Xi Jinping and the Chinese government for the forum.

Wang Yi said that the annual conference will be based on the theme of “open and innovative Asia, a prosperous and developing world”. More than 2,000 guests from all over the world will come together to discuss cooperation and win-win situation, to provide "Boao wisdom" for Asia and the world, and to contribute "Boao strength."

This year's annual meeting will show five highlights

Wang Yi said that this year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening up and the beginning of the implementation of the spirit of the 19th National Congress. At this important historical moment, President Xi Jinping’s attendance at the opening ceremony of the annual meeting and a series of activities are of great significance for deepening the diplomacy of a big country with Chinese characteristics in the new era, promoting the building of a community of Asian and human destiny, and promoting the cause of peace and development of mankind. This is also China’s first major home-based diplomatic event this year, which will add a series of highlights to this annual meeting.

1.Showing the new prospects of reform and opening up

President Xi Jinping pointed out that reform and opening up is the only way for the development and progress of contemporary China and the only way to realize the Chinese dream. Under the leadership of the Communist Party of China, the Chinese people have successfully embarked on a path of socialism with Chinese characteristics for 40 years. What great achievements have China achieved in reform and opening up, what are the important experiences and inspirations, and what is the significance and influence of the world? In the new history, how will China promote opening up and then expand, deepen reform and start again? Under the current situation, all parties are highly concerned about this series of issues. In this forum, President Xi Jinping will make the most authoritative interpretation of these issues, and everyone will hear a series of new important measures for reform and opening up.

2.interpret China's new era of development

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China held a new blueprint for China's development and construction. Socialism with Chinese characteristics entered a new era, and China stood at a new starting point for development. During this forum, the Chinese side will explain the profound connotation of the new era to the guests from all walks of life, introduce China's new development concepts, goals and tasks, and the tremendous opportunities China will bring to countries and the world in the new era.

3.propose new ideas for creating a better future

It was at the 2013 and 2015 annual meetings of the Boao Forum for Asia that President Xi Jinping first proposed and profoundly explained the major concept of promoting the community of Asian and human destiny. It can be said that the Boao Forum for Asia has witnessed the broad mind and world responsibility of Chinese leaders and diplomats with great Chinese characteristics. At present, the concept of building a community of human destiny has been increasingly recognized and welcomed by the international community and has been written into many UN resolutions and documents. During this annual meeting, President Xi Jinping will grasp the trend of the times and the general trend of the world, face the real problems faced by the development of human society, and further promote the building of a community of Asian and human destiny, create a bright future for Asia and the world, clearly voice the Chinese voice, and clarify China. The position.

4.create new results of partnership

Austrian President Vanderbilt, Philippine President Duterte, Mongolian Prime Minister Huzher Sukh, Dutch Prime Minister Lut, Pakistani Prime Minister Abbas, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, UN Secretary-General Guterres and President of the International Monetary Fund Laga Germany and others will be invited to attend the annual meeting of the forum. Among them, the UN Secretary-General, the Austrian President, the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, the Prime Minister of Mongolia and the Prime Minister of Singapore will also visit China. Chinese leaders such as President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang will hold meetings and talks with the above-mentioned leaders respectively to exchange views on bilateral multilateral pragmatic cooperation and global governance, world economy and trade, and reach new consensus and results.

5.Adding new momentum for the development of the forum

This year is the year of the Boao Forum for Asia Forum. President Xi Jinping will meet with current and serving directors and exchange views on issues such as the construction and development of the forum. This will once again demonstrate the sincere desire and practical actions of the Chinese government to support the development of the Boao Forum for Asia, which will play an important role in expanding the development space and enhancing the world's influence.

Wang Yi said that this year is also the 30th anniversary of Hainan Province. As China's largest special economic zone and reform and opening window, Hainan is open-minded and warmly welcomes friends from all over the world.