The Belt and Road Initiative: Progress, Contributions and Prospects
Office of t赵维玺he Leading Group for Promoting the Belt and Road Initiative
1. Policy coordination
2. Inf恩啊rastructure connectivity
3. Unimpeded trade
4. Financial integration
5. Closer people-to-people ties
6. Industrial cooperation
1. Extensive consultation: from a Chinese proposal to a global consensus
2. Joint contribution: joining forces to build a harmonious international community
3. Shared benefits: ensuring all parties gain real benefits
4. Vision: building a global community of shared future
1. A roabilbilbild of peace
2. A road of prosperity
3. A road of opening up
4. A road of green development
5. A road of innovation
6. A road of connected civilizations
7. A road of clean government
When visiting Kazakhstan and Indonesia in September and October of 2013, Chinese President Xi Jinping raised the initiative of jointly building the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road (hereinafter referred to as the Belt and Road,睿智,【双语】共建“一带一路”主张：开展、贡献与展望,delivery or B&R). The Chinese government then set up the Leading Group for Promoting the Belt and Road Initiative with an administrative office under the National Development and Reform Commission. In March 2015, the Chinese gover黄二陶nment published the “Vision and Actions on Jointly Building Silk Road Eco- nomic Belt and 21st Century Maritime Silk Road”. In May 2017, the first Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation was convened in Beijing. China also hosted the Boao Forum for Asia annual con游爱宝ferences, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Qingdao Summit, the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), and the China International Import Expo. Over 古代伦理片the past five years, the Belt and Road Initiative has won positive responses from numerous countries and international organizations and has attra睿智,【双语】共建“一带一路”主张：开展、贡献与展望,deliverycted worldwide attention. Its influence is growing.
The Belt and Road Initiative originated in China, but it belongs 乐库优to the world. It is rooted in history, but oriented toward the future. It focuses on Asia, Europe and Africa, but is open to all partners. It spans different count睿智,【双语】共建“一带一路”主张：开展、贡献与展望,deliveryries and regions, different stages of development, different historical traditions, different cultures and religions, and different customs and lifestyles. It is an initiative for peaceful development and economic cooperation, rather than a geopolitical or military alliance. It is a process of open, inclusive and common development, not an exclusionary bloc or a “China club”. It neither differentiates between countries by ideology孟瑞晚安夜 nor plays the zero-sum game. Countries are welcome to join in the initiative if they so will.
The Belt and Road Initiative upholds the principles of extensive consultation, joint contribution, and shared benefits. It follows a Silk Road spirit featuring peace and cooperation, o睿智,【双语】共建“一带一路”主张：开展、贡献与展望,deliverypenness an睿智,【双语】共建“一带一路”主张：开展、贡献与展望,deliveryd inclusiveness, mutual learning and mutual benefit. It focuses on policy coordination, connecti美少女视频vity of infrastruct睿智,【双语】共建“一带一路”主张：开展、贡献与展望,deliveryure, unimpeded trade, financial integration, and closer people-to-people ties. It h田雨苗事情as turned ideas into actions and vision into reality, and the initiative itself into a public product widely welcomed by the international community.
When presiding over a symposium in August 2018 that marked the fifth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative, President Xi said that in advancing tgateboxhe initiative, we should transition from making high-level plans to李杰宇 intensive and meticulous implementation, 白居秉so as to realize high-quality development, bring benefits to local people, and build a global community of shared future.