Xi addresses CPC symposium with non-Party members on drafting development proposals

Xi Jinping, Li Keqiang, Li Zhanshu, Wang Yang, Wang Huning, Zhao Leji and Han Zheng attend the fifth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in Beijing, capital of China. The session was held in Beijing from Oct. 26 to 29, 2020. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

BEIJING,   (Xinhua) — Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, made an important speech at a symposium the Party leadership held to solicit opinions from non-Party members on drafting proposals to formulate a blueprint for China’s economic and social development.

Xi presided over the symposium, held on Aug. 25, for drafting the CPC Central Committee’s proposals for formulating the 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025) for National Economic and Social Development and the Long-Range Objectives Through the Year 2035.  ■