China plans law to make reviving rural areas a priority in modernisation push

//China plans law to make reviving rural areas a priority in modernisation push

China plans law to make reviving rural areas a priority in modernisation push

Beijing is drafting a law to underpin an ambitious campaign to revitalise its rural areas – part of President Xi Jinping’s plan to make China a strong modern country by 2050.The campaign, initiated by Xi when he started his second term in 2017, marks a shift in focus for the ruling Communist Party – prioritising the country’s rural areas over the urban development that has fuelled breakneck economic growth for decades.Xi’s vision is for rural areas that have prosperous industries and farmers…

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