On February 5, China’s central government issued its No.1 document, a guideline for the entire year related to agriculture, farmers and rural areas, referred to in Chinese as the “three rural issues,” or “san nong.”
According to China’s Minister of Industry and Information Technology Miao Wei, China had built more than 130,000 5G base stations nationwide by the end of 2019.
A number of Chinese individuals obtained a business license for the foreign enterprises they have invested in as China’s Foreign Investment Law came into effect as of January 1, 2020.
China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), its top economic planning body, released the 2019 Negative List for Market Access on November 22.
The second China International Import Expo (CIIE) was held in Shanghai from November 5-10, during which attendees agreed intended deals worth US$71.13 billion, 23 percent higher than at the first expo, said Sun Chenghai, deputy director of the CIIE bureau.
Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the Second India-China Informal Summit in Mamallapuram, 56 kilometers from Chennai, from October 11 to 12, during which he talked with Indian Premier Narendra Modi on strengthening the bilateral partnership.