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www.11psb.com_www.11psb.com-【取消下注】Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,whenaddressingtheopeningofthefirstBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperation(BRF),ChinesePresidentXiJinpingsaid,"Wearereadytosharepracticesofdevelopmentwithothercountries,butwehavenointentiontointerfereinothercountries'internalaffairs,exportourownsocialsystemandmodelofdevelopment,orimposeourownwillonothers.InpursuingtheBeltandRoadInitiative,wewillnotresorttooutdatedgeopoliticalmaneuvering."WithintheBRIcooperationframework,Chinahasadvocatedandpracticedtheprincipleof"extensiveconsultation,jointdevelopmentandsharedbenefits,"seekingself-developmentwhileatthesametimebringingopportunities,experienceandcapitaltoitsBRIpartnersandthebroaderworldaswell.AstestimonytotheBRI'srelevanceandsignificanceintoday'sworld,itsvisionhasbeenincludedindocumentsofmajorinternationalinstitutionsandcooperationplatforms,includingtheUnitedNations,theGroupof20,theAsia-PacificEconomicCooperationandtheShanghaiCooperationOrganization.Second,theBRIprovidesaplatformforfosteringclosertiesbetweencountries.GuidedbytheSilkRoadspirit,theinitiativeaimstopromotecooperationinfivemajorareas--policycoordination,infrastructureconnectivity,trade,financeandpeople-to-peopleexchanges.Policycoordinationiskeytosmoothcooperation.BeijingnevertriestoimposetheBRIonothersbutpayscloseattentiontoaligningtheinitiativewiththedevelopmentstrategiesofitsBRIpartners.Sofar,ithassignedpolicyagreementswithotherBRIparticipantsonrulesandstandards,taxation,intellectualpropertyprotectionanddisputessettlement.Infrastructuredevelopmenthasalsomadenotableheadway.InGreece,co-managedbyChina'sCOSCOSHIPPING,thePiraeusporthasseenitscontainerhandlingcapacityincreasefivefoldsince2010to4.9millionTEUslastyear.Itnowranks36thamongthetop100portsworldwideontheLloyd'sList,amajorindustryparameter,upfromthe93rdwhenCOSCOSHIPPINGfirstjoined.Otherconnectivityprojectsinareasincludingrailways,roads,airtransport,energy,andtelecommunicationshavealsomadevisibleprogress.TheseprojectshavedeliveredbusinessopportunitiesnotjustforChinesecompanies,butalsoforenterprisesaroundtheworld.Forexample,inbuildingawindcorridorinPakistan'sSindhprovince,U.S.multinationalconglomerateGeneralElectriciscontractedtoworkwithPowerChinaandprovidewindturbines.TheU.S.companywillalsoprovide10yearsofoperationandmaintenanceservices.ThankstotheChinaRailwayExpressfreighttrainsshuttlingbetweenChinaandEurope,ChinesecompaniesregisteredinthewesternGermancityofDuisburghavegrownfromabout40in2014toover100now.Freightservicestherehaveincreasedfromthreetrainsperweektoaround40,stimulatinglocaleconomicgrowthandcreatingover6,000jobs.Onfinancialcooperation,ChinaworkswithitsBRIpartnersandmajorglobalfinancialinstitutionstoensureadiversifiedandstrongflowoffundsforkeyBRI-relatedprojects.Sinceitslaunchin2016,theAsianInfrastructureInvestmentBank(AIIB)hasbecomeoneofthekeymultilateralplatformsforBRIconstruction,andhaswongrowingglobaltrustandrecognition.Asoftheendof2018,theAIIBhad93members,andhadapprovedloansof7.5billionU.S.dollarson35projectsin13countriesincludingIndonesia,Pakistan,Tajikistan,Azerbaijan,Oman,TurkeyandEgypt.Third,theBRIistryingtohelplaydownanewpathtomoreprosperousglobaltrade,amoreopenworldeconomy,andmoreinclusiveeconomicglobalization.Overthepastsixyears,totaltradebetweenChinaandothercountriesparticipatingintheBRIhasexceeded6trilliondollars,andChina'sinvestmentinthesecountrieshassurpassed80billiondollars.Also,thelateststudiesbytheWorldBankandotherinternationalinstitutionsshowthatBRIcooperationwillcutthecostsofglobaltradeby1.1to2.2percentandcontributeatleast0.1percentofglobalgrowthin2019.Also,theBRIismakingadifferencethatordinarypeoplecanfeel.ArecentWorldBankreportshowsthatBRI-relatedinvestmentscanhelplift8.7millionpeoplefromextremepovertyand34millionfrommoderatepovertyinavarietyofcountries.The82cooperationparksjointlybuiltbyChinaand24participatingcountrieshavecreatedmorethan2billiondollarsintaxrevenueandabout300,000jobsforhostcountries.AtaseminarmarkingtheBRI'sfifthanniversarylastAugust,Xisaidtheinitiativehassketchedouta"freehandbrushwork"andnowitistimetoworkouta"meticulouspainting"andsteerBRIcooperationtowardsquality-drivendevelopment.ThesecondBRF,whichstartedonThursdayinBeijing,offersanopportunityfordoubterstobetterunderstandwhytheinitiativehasdrawninterestacrosstheglobe,andtheyarewelcometojumponboard.Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,whenaddressingtheopeningofthefirstBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperation(BRF),ChinesePresidentXiJinpingsaid,"Wearereadytosharepracticesofdevelopmentwithothercountries,butwehavenointentiontointerfereinothercountries'internalaffairs,exportourownsocialsystemandmodelofdevelopment,orimposeourownwillonothers.InpursuingtheBeltandRoadInitiative,wewillnotresorttooutdatedgeopoliticalmaneuvering."WithintheBRIcooperationframework,Chinahasadvocatedandpracticedtheprincipleof"extensiveconsultation,jointdevelopmentandsharedbenefits,"seekingself-developmentwhileatthesametimebringingopportunities,experienceandcapitaltoitsBRIpartnersandthebroaderworldaswell.AstestimonytotheBRI'srelevanceandsignificanceintoday'sworld,itsvisionhasbeenincludedindocumentsofmajorinternationalinstitutionsandcooperationplatforms,includingtheUnitedNations,theGroupof20,theAsia-PacificEconomicCooperationandtheShanghaiCooperationOrganization.Second,theBRIprovidesaplatformforfosteringclosertiesbetweencountries.GuidedbytheSilkRoadspirit,theinitiativeaimstopromotecooperationinfivemajorareas--policycoordination,infrastructureconnectivity,trade,financeandpeople-to-peopleexchanges.Policycoordinationiskeytosmoothcooperation.BeijingnevertriestoimposetheBRIonothersbutpayscloseattentiontoaligningtheinitiativewiththedevelopmentstrategiesofitsBRIpartners.Sofar,ithassignedpolicyagreementswithotherBRIparticipantsonrulesandstandards,taxation,intellectualpropertyprotectionanddisputessettlement.Infrastructuredevelopmenthasalsomadenotableheadway.InGreece,co-managedbyChina'sCOSCOSHIPPING,thePiraeusporthasseenitscontainerhandlingcapacityincreasefivefoldsince2010to4.9millionTEUslastyear.Itnowranks36thamongthetop100portsworldwideontheLloyd'sList,amajorindustryparameter,upfromthe93rdwhenCOSCOSHIPPINGfirstjoined.Otherconnectivityprojectsinareasincludingrailways,roads,airtransport,energy,andtelecommunicationshavealsomadevisibleprogress.TheseprojectshavedeliveredbusinessopportunitiesnotjustforChinesecompanies,butalsoforenterprisesaroundtheworld.Forexample,inbuildingawindcorridorinPakistan'sSindhprovince,U.S.multinationalconglomerateGeneralElectriciscontractedtoworkwithPowerChinaandprovidewindturbines.TheU.S.companywillalsoprovide10yearsofoperationandmaintenanceservices.ThankstotheChinaRailwayExpressfreighttrainsshuttlingbetweenChinaandEurope,ChinesecompaniesregisteredinthewesternGermancityofDuisburghavegrownfromabout40in2014toover100now.Freightservicestherehaveincreasedfromthreetrainsperweektoaround40,stimulatinglocaleconomicgrowthandcreatingover6,000jobs.Onfinancialcooperation,ChinaworkswithitsBRIpartnersandmajorglobalfinancialinstitutionstoensureadiversifiedandstrongflowoffundsforkeyBRI-relatedprojects.Sinceitslaunchin2016,theAsianInfrastructureInvestmentBank(AIIB)hasbecomeoneofthekeymultilateralplatformsforBRIconstruction,andhaswongrowingglobaltrustandrecognition.Asoftheendof2018,theAIIBhad93members,andhadapprovedloansof7.5billionU.S.dollarson35projectsin13countriesincludingIndonesia,Pakistan,Tajikistan,Azerbaijan,Oman,TurkeyandEgypt.Third,theBRIistryingtohelplaydownanewpathtomoreprosperousglobaltrade,amoreopenworldeconomy,andmoreinclusiveeconomicglobalization.Overthepastsixyears,totaltradebetweenChinaandothercountriesparticipatingintheBRIhasexceeded6trilliondollars,andChina'sinvestmentinthesecountrieshassurpassed80billiondollars.Also,thelateststudiesbytheWorldBankandotherinternationalinstitutionsshowthatBRIcooperationwillcutthecostsofglobaltradeby1.1to2.2percentandcontributeatleast0.1percentofglobalgrowthin2019.Also,theBRIismakingadifferencethatordinarypeoplecanfeel.ArecentWorldBankreportshowsthatBRI-relatedinvestmentscanhelplift8.7millionpeoplefromextremepovertyand34millionfrommoderatepovertyinavarietyofcountries.The82cooperationparksjointlybuiltbyChinaand24participatingcountrieshavecreatedmorethan2billiondollarsintaxrevenueandabout300,000jobsforhostcountries.AtaseminarmarkingtheBRI'sfifthanniversarylastAugust,Xisaidtheinitiativehassketchedouta"freehandbrushwork"andnowitistimetoworkouta"meticulouspainting"andsteerBRIcooperationtowardsquality-drivendevelopment.ThesecondBRF,whichstartedonThursdayinBeijing,offersanopportunityfordoubterstobetterunderstandwhytheinitiativehasdrawninterestacrosstheglobe,andtheyarewelcometojumponboard.Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,whenaddressingtheopeningofthefirstBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperation(BRF),ChinesePresidentXiJinpingsaid,"Wearereadytosharepracticesofdevelopmentwithothercountries,butwehavenointentiontointerfereinothercountries'internalaffairs,exportourownsocialsystemandmodelofdevelopment,orimposeourownwillonothers.InpursuingtheBeltandRoadInitiative,wewillnotresorttooutdatedgeopoliticalmaneuvering."WithintheBRIcooperationframework,Chinahasadvocatedandpracticedtheprincipleof"extensiveconsultation,jointdevelopmentandsharedbenefits,"seekingself-developmentwhileatthesametimebringingopportunities,experienceandcapitaltoitsBRIpartnersandthebroaderworldaswell.AstestimonytotheBRI'srelevanceandsignificanceintoday'sworld,itsvisionhasbeenincludedindocumentsofmajorinternationalinstitutionsandcooperationplatforms,includingtheUnitedNations,theGroupof20,theAsia-PacificEconomicCooperationandtheShanghaiCooperationOrganization.Second,theBRIprovidesaplatformforfosteringclosertiesbetweencountries.GuidedbytheSilkRoadspirit,theinitiativeaimstopromotecooperationinfivemajorareas--policycoordination,infrastructureconnectivity,trade,financeandpeople-to-peopleexchanges.Policycoordinationiskeytosmoothcooperation.BeijingnevertriestoimposetheBRIonothersbutpayscloseattentiontoaligningtheinitiativewiththedevelopmentstrategiesofitsBRIpartners.Sofar,ithassignedpolicyagreementswithotherBRIparticipantsonrulesandstandards,taxation,intellectualpropertyprotectionanddisputessettlement.Infrastructuredevelopmenthasalsomadenotableheadway.InGreece,co-managedbyChina'sCOSCOSHIPPING,thePiraeusporthasseenitscontainerhandlingcapacityincreasefivefoldsince2010to4.9millionTEUslastyear.Itnowranks36thamongthetop100portsworldwideontheLloyd'sList,amajorindustryparameter,upfromthe93rdwhenCOSCOSHIPPINGfirstjoined.Otherconnectivityprojectsinareasincludingrailways,roads,airtransport,energy,andtelecommunicationshavealsomadevisibleprogress.TheseprojectshavedeliveredbusinessopportunitiesnotjustforChinesecompanies,butalsoforenterprisesaroundtheworld.Forexample,inbuildingawindcorridorinPakistan'sSindhprovince,U.S.multinationalconglomerateGeneralElectriciscontractedtoworkwithPowerChinaandprovidewindturbines.TheU.S.companywillalsoprovide10yearsofoperationandmaintenanceservices.ThankstotheChinaRailwayExpressfreighttrainsshuttlingbetweenChinaandEurope,ChinesecompaniesregisteredinthewesternGermancityofDuisburghavegrownfromabout40in2014toover100now.Freightservicestherehaveincreasedfromthreetrainsperweektoaround40,stimulatinglocaleconomicgrowthandcreatingover6,000jobs.Onfinancialcooperation,ChinaworkswithitsBRIpartnersandmajorglobalfinancialinstitutionstoensureadiversifiedandstrongflowoffundsforkeyBRI-relatedprojects.Sinceitslaunchin2016,theAsianInfrastructureInvestmentBank(AIIB)hasbecomeoneofthekeymultilateralplatformsforBRIconstruction,andhaswongrowingglobaltrustandrecognition.Asoftheendof2018,theAIIBhad93members,andhadapprovedloansof7.5billionU.S.dollarson35projectsin13countriesincludingIndonesia,Pakistan,Tajikistan,Azerbaijan,Oman,TurkeyandEgypt.Third,theBRIistryingtohelplaydownanewpathtomoreprosperousglobaltrade,amoreopenworldeconomy,andmoreinclusiveeconomicglobalization.Overthepastsixyears,totaltradebetweenChinaandothercountriesparticipatingintheBRIhasexceeded6trilliondollars,andChina'sinvestmentinthesecountrieshassurpassed80billiondollars.Also,thelateststudiesbytheWorldBankandotherinternationalinstitutionsshowthatBRIcooperationwillcutthecostsofglobaltradeby1.1to2.2percentandcontributeatleast0.1percentofglobalgrowthin2019.Also,theBRIismakingadifferencethatordinarypeoplecanfeel.ArecentWorldBankreportshowsthatBRI-relatedinvestmentscanhelplift8.7millionpeoplefromextremepovertyand34millionfrommoderatepovertyinavarietyofcountries.The82cooperationparksjointlybuiltbyChinaand24participatingcountrieshavecreatedmorethan2billiondollarsintaxrevenueandabout300,000jobsforhostcountries.AtaseminarmarkingtheBRI'sfifthanniversarylastAugust,Xisaidtheinitiativehassketchedouta"freehandbrushwork"andnowitistimetoworkouta"meticulouspainting"andsteerBRIcooperationtowardsquality-drivendevelopment.ThesecondBRF,whichstartedonThursdayinBeijing,offersanopportunityfordoubterstobetterunderstandwhytheinitiativehasdrawninterestacrosstheglobe,andtheyarewelcometojumponboard.

Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,whenaddressingtheopeningofthefirstBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperation(BRF),ChinesePresidentXiJinpingsaid,"Wearereadytosharepracticesofdevelopmentwithothercountries,butwehavenointentiontointerfereinothercountries'internalaffairs,exportourownsocialsystemandmodelofdevelopment,orimposeourownwillonothers.InpursuingtheBeltandRoadInitiative,wewillnotresorttooutdatedgeopoliticalmaneuvering."WithintheBRIcooperationframework,Chinahasadvocatedandpracticedtheprincipleof"extensiveconsultation,jointdevelopmentandsharedbenefits,"seekingself-developmentwhileatthesametimebringingopportunities,experienceandcapitaltoitsBRIpartnersandthebroaderworldaswell.AstestimonytotheBRI'srelevanceandsignificanceintoday'sworld,itsvisionhasbeenincludedindocumentsofmajorinternationalinstitutionsandcooperationplatforms,includingtheUnitedNations,theGroupof20,theAsia-PacificEconomicCooperationandtheShanghaiCooperationOrganization.Second,theBRIprovidesaplatformforfosteringclosertiesbetweencountries.GuidedbytheSilkRoadspirit,theinitiativeaimstopromotecooperationinfivemajorareas--policycoordination,infrastructureconnectivity,trade,financeandpeople-to-peopleexchanges.Policycoordinationiskeytosmoothcooperation.BeijingnevertriestoimposetheBRIonothersbutpayscloseattentiontoaligningtheinitiativewiththedevelopmentstrategiesofitsBRIpartners.Sofar,ithassignedpolicyagreementswithotherBRIparticipantsonrulesandstandards,taxation,intellectualpropertyprotectionanddisputessettlement.Infrastructuredevelopmenthasalsomadenotableheadway.InGreece,co-managedbyChina'sCOSCOSHIPPING,thePiraeusporthasseenitscontainerhandlingcapacityincreasefivefoldsince2010to4.9millionTEUslastyear.Itnowranks36thamongthetop100portsworldwideontheLloyd'sList,amajorindustryparameter,upfromthe93rdwhenCOSCOSHIPPINGfirstjoined.Otherconnectivityprojectsinareasincludingrailways,roads,airtransport,energy,andtelecommunicationshavealsomadevisibleprogress.TheseprojectshavedeliveredbusinessopportunitiesnotjustforChinesecompanies,butalsoforenterprisesaroundtheworld.Forexample,inbuildingawindcorridorinPakistan'sSindhprovince,U.S.multinationalconglomerateGeneralElectriciscontractedtoworkwithPowerChinaandprovidewindturbines.TheU.S.companywillalsoprovide10yearsofoperationandmaintenanceservices.ThankstotheChinaRailwayExpressfreighttrainsshuttlingbetweenChinaandEurope,ChinesecompaniesregisteredinthewesternGermancityofDuisburghavegrownfromabout40in2014toover100now.Freightservicestherehaveincreasedfromthreetrainsperweektoaround40,stimulatinglocaleconomicgrowthandcreatingover6,000jobs.Onfinancialcooperation,ChinaworkswithitsBRIpartnersandmajorglobalfinancialinstitutionstoensureadiversifiedandstrongflowoffundsforkeyBRI-relatedprojects.Sinceitslaunchin2016,theAsianInfrastructureInvestmentBank(AIIB)hasbecomeoneofthekeymultilateralplatformsforBRIconstruction,andhaswongrowingglobaltrustandrecognition.Asoftheendof2018,theAIIBhad93members,andhadapprovedloansof7.5billionU.S.dollarson35projectsin13countriesincludingIndonesia,Pakistan,Tajikistan,Azerbaijan,Oman,TurkeyandEgypt.Third,theBRIistryingtohelplaydownanewpathtomoreprosperousglobaltrade,amoreopenworldeconomy,andmoreinclusiveeconomicglobalization.Overthepastsixyears,totaltradebetweenChinaandothercountriesparticipatingintheBRIhasexceeded6trilliondollars,andChina'sinvestmentinthesecountrieshassurpassed80billiondollars.Also,thelateststudiesbytheWorldBankandotherinternationalinstitutionsshowthatBRIcooperationwillcutthecostsofglobaltradeby1.1to2.2percentandcontributeatleast0.1percentofglobalgrowthin2019.Also,theBRIismakingadifferencethatordinarypeoplecanfeel.ArecentWorldBankreportshowsthatBRI-relatedinvestmentscanhelplift8.7millionpeoplefromextremepovertyand34millionfrommoderatepovertyinavarietyofcountries.The82cooperationparksjointlybuiltbyChinaand24participatingcountrieshavecreatedmorethan2billiondollarsintaxrevenueandabout300,000jobsforhostcountries.AtaseminarmarkingtheBRI'sfifthanniversarylastAugust,Xisaidtheinitiativehassketchedouta"freehandbrushwork"andnowitistimetoworkouta"meticulouspainting"andsteerBRIcooperationtowardsquality-drivendevelopment.ThesecondBRF,whichstartedonThursdayinBeijing,offersanopportunityfordoubterstobetterunderstandwhytheinitiativehasdrawninterestacrosstheglobe,andtheyarewelcometojumponboard.Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,whenaddressingtheopeningofthefirstBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperation(BRF),ChinesePresidentXiJinpingsaid,"Wearereadytosharepracticesofdevelopmentwithothercountries,butwehavenointentiontointerfereinothercountries'internalaffairs,exportourownsocialsystemandmodelofdevelopment,orimposeourownwillonothers.InpursuingtheBeltandRoadInitiative,wewillnotresorttooutdatedgeopoliticalmaneuvering."WithintheBRIcooperationframework,Chinahasadvocatedandpracticedtheprincipleof"extensiveconsultation,jointdevelopmentandsharedbenefits,"seekingself-developmentwhileatthesametimebringingopportunities,experienceandcapitaltoitsBRIpartnersandthebroaderworldaswell.AstestimonytotheBRI'srelevanceandsignificanceintoday'sworld,itsvisionhasbeenincludedindocumentsofmajorinternationalinstitutionsandcooperationplatforms,includingtheUnitedNations,theGroupof20,theAsia-PacificEconomicCooperationandtheShanghaiCooperationOrganization.Second,theBRIprovidesaplatformforfosteringclosertiesbetweencountries.GuidedbytheSilkRoadspirit,theinitiativeaimstopromotecooperationinfivemajorareas--policycoordination,infrastructureconnectivity,trade,financeandpeople-to-peopleexchanges.Policycoordinationiskeytosmoothcooperation.BeijingnevertriestoimposetheBRIonothersbutpayscloseattentiontoaligningtheinitiativewiththedevelopmentstrategiesofitsBRIpartners.Sofar,ithassignedpolicyagreementswithotherBRIparticipantsonrulesandstandards,taxation,intellectualpropertyprotectionanddisputessettlement.Infrastructuredevelopmenthasalsomadenotableheadway.InGreece,co-managedbyChina'sCOSCOSHIPPING,thePiraeusporthasseenitscontainerhandlingcapacityincreasefivefoldsince2010to4.9millionTEUslastyear.Itnowranks36thamongthetop100portsworldwideontheLloyd'sList,amajorindustryparameter,upfromthe93rdwhenCOSCOSHIPPINGfirstjoined.Otherconnectivityprojectsinareasincludingrailways,roads,airtransport,energy,andtelecommunicationshavealsomadevisibleprogress.TheseprojectshavedeliveredbusinessopportunitiesnotjustforChinesecompanies,butalsoforenterprisesaroundtheworld.Forexample,inbuildingawindcorridorinPakistan'sSindhprovince,U.S.multinationalconglomerateGeneralElectriciscontractedtoworkwithPowerChinaandprovidewindturbines.TheU.S.companywillalsoprovide10yearsofoperationandmaintenanceservices.ThankstotheChinaRailwayExpressfreighttrainsshuttlingbetweenChinaandEurope,ChinesecompaniesregisteredinthewesternGermancityofDuisburghavegrownfromabout40in2014toover100now.Freightservicestherehaveincreasedfromthreetrainsperweektoaround40,stimulatinglocaleconomicgrowthandcreatingover6,000jobs.Onfinancialcooperation,ChinaworkswithitsBRIpartnersandmajorglobalfinancialinstitutionstoensureadiversifiedandstrongflowoffundsforkeyBRI-relatedprojects.Sinceitslaunchin2016,theAsianInfrastructureInvestmentBank(AIIB)hasbecomeoneofthekeymultilateralplatformsforBRIconstruction,andhaswongrowingglobaltrustandrecognition.Asoftheendof2018,theAIIBhad93members,andhadapprovedloansof7.5billionU.S.dollarson35projectsin13countriesincludingIndonesia,Pakistan,Tajikistan,Azerbaijan,Oman,TurkeyandEgypt.Third,theBRIistryingtohelplaydownanewpathtomoreprosperousglobaltrade,amoreopenworldeconomy,andmoreinclusiveeconomicglobalization.Overthepastsixyears,totaltradebetweenChinaandothercountriesparticipatingintheBRIhasexceeded6trilliondollars,andChina'sinvestmentinthesecountrieshassurpassed80billiondollars.Also,thelateststudiesbytheWorldBankandotherinternationalinstitutionsshowthatBRIcooperationwillcutthecostsofglobaltradeby1.1to2.2percentandcontributeatleast0.1percentofglobalgrowthin2019.Also,theBRIismakingadifferencethatordinarypeoplecanfeel.ArecentWorldBankreportshowsthatBRI-relatedinvestmentscanhelplift8.7millionpeoplefromextremepovertyand34millionfrommoderatepovertyinavarietyofcountries.The82cooperationparksjointlybuiltbyChinaand24participatingcountrieshavecreatedmorethan2billiondollarsintaxrevenueandabout300,000jobsforhostcountries.AtaseminarmarkingtheBRI'sfifthanniversarylastAugust,Xisaidtheinitiativehassketchedouta"freehandbrushwork"andnowitistimetoworkouta"meticulouspainting"andsteerBRIcooperationtowardsquality-drivendevelopment.ThesecondBRF,whichstartedonThursdayinBeijing,offersanopportunityfordoubterstobetterunderstandwhytheinitiativehasdrawninterestacrosstheglobe,andtheyarewelcometojumponboard.Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,whenaddressingtheopeningofthefirstBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperation(BRF),ChinesePresidentXiJinpingsaid,"Wearereadytosharepracticesofdevelopmentwithothercountries,butwehavenointentiontointerfereinothercountries'internalaffairs,exportourownsocialsystemandmodelofdevelopment,orimposeourownwillonothers.InpursuingtheBeltandRoadInitiative,wewillnotresorttooutdatedgeopoliticalmaneuvering."WithintheBRIcooperationframework,Chinahasadvocatedandpracticedtheprincipleof"extensiveconsultation,jointdevelopmentandsharedbenefits,"seekingself-developmentwhileatthesametimebringingopportunities,experienceandcapitaltoitsBRIpartnersandthebroaderworldaswell.AstestimonytotheBRI'srelevanceandsignificanceintoday'sworld,itsvisionhasbeenincludedindocumentsofmajorinternationalinstitutionsandcooperationplatforms,includingtheUnitedNations,theGroupof20,theAsia-PacificEconomicCooperationandtheShanghaiCooperationOrganization.Second,theBRIprovidesaplatformforfosteringclosertiesbetweencountries.GuidedbytheSilkRoadspirit,theinitiativeaimstopromotecooperationinfivemajorareas--policycoordination,infrastructureconnectivity,trade,financeandpeople-to-peopleexchanges.Policycoordinationiskeytosmoothcooperation.BeijingnevertriestoimposetheBRIonothersbutpayscloseattentiontoaligningtheinitiativewiththedevelopmentstrategiesofitsBRIpartners.Sofar,ithassignedpolicyagreementswithotherBRIparticipantsonrulesandstandards,taxation,intellectualpropertyprotectionanddisputessettlement.Infrastructuredevelopmenthasalsomadenotableheadway.InGreece,co-managedbyChina'sCOSCOSHIPPING,thePiraeusporthasseenitscontainerhandlingcapacityincreasefivefoldsince2010to4.9millionTEUslastyear.Itnowranks36thamongthetop100portsworldwideontheLloyd'sList,amajorindustryparameter,upfromthe93rdwhenCOSCOSHIPPINGfirstjoined.Otherconnectivityprojectsinareasincludingrailways,roads,airtransport,energy,andtelecommunicationshavealsomadevisibleprogress.TheseprojectshavedeliveredbusinessopportunitiesnotjustforChinesecompanies,butalsoforenterprisesaroundtheworld.Forexample,inbuildingawindcorridorinPakistan'sSindhprovince,U.S.multinationalconglomerateGeneralElectriciscontractedtoworkwithPowerChinaandprovidewindturbines.TheU.S.companywillalsoprovide10yearsofoperationandmaintenanceservices.ThankstotheChinaRailwayExpressfreighttrainsshuttlingbetweenChinaandEurope,ChinesecompaniesregisteredinthewesternGermancityofDuisburghavegrownfromabout40in2014toover100now.Freightservicestherehaveincreasedfromthreetrainsperweektoaround40,stimulatinglocaleconomicgrowthandcreatingover6,000jobs.Onfinancialcooperation,ChinaworkswithitsBRIpartnersandmajorglobalfinancialinstitutionstoensureadiversifiedandstrongflowoffundsforkeyBRI-relatedprojects.Sinceitslaunchin2016,theAsianInfrastructureInvestmentBank(AIIB)hasbecomeoneofthekeymultilateralplatformsforBRIconstruction,andhaswongrowingglobaltrustandrecognition.Asoftheendof2018,theAIIBhad93members,andhadapprovedloansof7.5billionU.S.dollarson35projectsin13countriesincludingIndonesia,Pakistan,Tajikistan,Azerbaijan,Oman,TurkeyandEgypt.Third,theBRIistryingtohelplaydownanewpathtomoreprosperousglobaltrade,amoreopenworldeconomy,andmoreinclusiveeconomicglobalization.Overthepastsixyears,totaltradebetweenChinaandothercountriesparticipatingintheBRIhasexceeded6trilliondollars,andChina'sinvestmentinthesecountrieshassurpassed80billiondollars.Also,thelateststudiesbytheWorldBankandotherinternationalinstitutionsshowthatBRIcooperationwillcutthecostsofglobaltradeby1.1to2.2percentandcontributeatleast0.1percentofglobalgrowthin2019.Also,theBRIismakingadifferencethatordinarypeoplecanfeel.ArecentWorldBankreportshowsthatBRI-relatedinvestmentscanhelplift8.7millionpeoplefromextremepovertyand34millionfrommoderatepovertyinavarietyofcountries.The82cooperationparksjointlybuiltbyChinaand24participatingcountrieshavecreatedmorethan2billiondollarsintaxrevenueandabout300,000jobsforhostcountries.AtaseminarmarkingtheBRI'sfifthanniversarylastAugust,Xisaidtheinitiativehassketchedouta"freehandbrushwork"andnowitistimetoworkouta"meticulouspainting"andsteerBRIcooperationtowardsquality-drivendevelopment.ThesecondBRF,whichstartedonThursdayinBeijing,offersanopportunityfordoubterstobetterunderstandwhytheinitiativehasdrawninterestacrosstheglobe,andtheyarewelcometojumponboard.Belt and Road for joint development, shared benefits#标题分割#AerialphototakenonApril1,2019showsthesceneryoftheSunriseEastKempinskiHotelbyYanqiLakeinBeijing,capitalofChina.ThesecondBeltandRoadForumforInternationalCooperationistobeheldonApril25-27inBeijing.(Xinhua/JinLiangkuai)Special:Centuriesago,onthebacksofcamelsandbyship,throughsun-scorcheddesertsandturbulentwaves,merchantsandexplorerstraveledbackandforthalongtheancientlandandmaritimeSilkRoadandgalvanizedtradeandcontactbetweenEastandWest.Today,China,inspiredbythelegacyofthishistoricalcommercialroute,hasproposedtheBeltandRoadInitiative(BRI),seekingtopooltheeffortsoftheworldtoblazeanewpathtowardsshareddevelopmentandcommonprosperity.Theinitiativehasreapedtangibleresultsinthesixyearssinceitsbirthin2013.Ithasalsoaccumulatedworldwidesupport.Sofar,126countriesand29internationalorganizationshavesigneduptotheinitiative.FlourishingBRIcooperationhasovertheyearshelpednurturefastertradeandinvestmentflows,allowedforeasierfinancialaccess,andcreatedmoreextensivepeople-to-peopleexchangesacrossAsia,Europe,Africaandbeyond.ThereareafewreasonsbehindtheBRI'sproductivityandpopularity.Firstofall,itstemsfromthespiritofopenness,inclusivenessandmutualbenefit.Twoyearsago,w