China would like to promote coordination between the Belt

elt and Road Initiative and the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Xi said.

Noting that this year marks the 70th anniversary of the foundin

g of the People’s Republic of China, Xi said the Chinese government is making all-aro

und efforts to achieve its goal of lifting all the country’s poorest people out of poverty by 2020.

The Chinese government aims to create more than 11 million jobs this year,

Xi said, adding that China will promote the development of occupational education.

Xi said the Belt and Road Initiative, first proposed in 2013, aims to achieve common development with other countries.

China held the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April, during w

hich participating countries agreed to promote the building of the Belt and Road with high quality, Xi said.

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