Promote openness and win-win, promote green innovation-APEC members positively appraise the “China Contribution” of Asia-Pacific Economic CooperationFly into the homes of ordinary people
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, November 17th (International Observation) Promoting openness and win-win, promoting green innovation-APEC members positively appraise the “China’s contribution” to Asia-Pacific economic cooperation
Xinhua News Agency reporter
The 28th Informal Leadership Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) was held in video mode a few days ago. At the meeting, China put forward a series of policy propositions for deepening regional cooperation, guiding the direction of the joint efforts of various economies in the Asia-Pacific region to fight the epidemic and revive the economy, and continue to add a strong force to promote the building of a community with a shared future in the Asia-Pacific region.
This year coincides with the 30th anniversary of China’s accession to APEC. Over the past 30 years, China has shared China’s development opportunities with the world and Asia-Pacific members with an open attitude. Over the past 30 years, China has actively integrated into Asia-Pacific regional cooperation and actively promoted regional economic development, social progress and improvement of people’s livelihood. These “China’s contributions” that have contributed to the prosperity and development of the Asia-Pacific region have been widely recognized and highly praised by APEC members.
Openness, tolerance and vitality
Openness is the lifeblood of Asia-Pacific cooperation. As a firm supporter and active promoter of economic cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region, China closely integrates its own development with regional development, drives the overall opening of the region with its own opening to the outside world, and actively advocates open regionalism.
From promoting the “Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement” to take effect as scheduled, to applying to join the “Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement” and the “Digital Economy Partnership Agreement”, China has taken practical actions to persist in “handling” and “integration” to promote the regional economy Integration has made the “open” background of the Asia-Pacific region more dazzling.
According to Chen Qianjun, Secretary-General of the New Zealand Think Tank International Vision Federation, China has evolved from an active participant in APEC to a leader and promoter of multilateral cooperation in the past 30 years. Wide recognition of unwavering openness.”
Ignacio Martinez, an international affairs expert at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, said that China’s adherence to multilateralism will help promote the growth of international trade, promote world economic recovery and regional economic development, and help build an open, inclusive and dynamic Asia-Pacific community.
Green innovation adds impetus
Innovation is an important driving force leading the development of the world. China not only leads the world in terms of technological innovation and digital economy development, but also actively advocates the promotion of digital transformation in the Asia-Pacific and even the world. The APEC “Internet and Digital Economy Roadmap” and the APEC Connectivity Blueprint proposed by China have been included in the “APEC Putrajaya Vision 2040” implementation plan, laying a more solid foundation for the long-term development of the Asia-Pacific.
According to Wu Dalue, a well-known Vietnamese economist, China has rich experience in innovative growth and digital economy development and has achieved admirable achievements. He looks forward to in-depth and effective cooperation to strengthen the digital economy infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region and promote the comprehensive development of the digital economy. Let more and more people in the Asia-Pacific region enjoy the fruits of innovation and digital technology.
Green development is a long-term strategy for realizing the sustainable development of the world economy. China proposes to adhere to the harmonious coexistence of man and nature, actively respond to climate change, promote a green and low-carbon transition, and strive to build a community of life on earth, which has won wide recognition from the international community.
Bambang Suryono, chairman of the Indonesian think tank Indonesia Asia Innovation Research Center, said that China has made many achievements in promoting energy conservation and emission reduction and developing a low-carbon economy. China’s initiative to protect the ecological environment is an important part of building a community with a shared future for mankind. It provides a reference for countries in the world to explore the harmonious coexistence of man and nature, and is conducive to promoting global sustainable development.
Wu Dalue stated that the development initiative proposed by China points out the direction for global sustainable development and is of great significance to promoting global development to a new stage of balance and coordination and realizing sustainable economic development in the Asia-Pacific region.
Win-win cooperation and development
Win-win cooperation is the general trend of world economic development. For a long time, China’s economic development has been in harmony with the process of cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region. China has always cherished the desire for win-win cooperation and has joined hands with all members of the Asia-Pacific to build a community with a shared future in the Asia-Pacific.
Chen Qianjun believes that in the past 30 years, China has deeply participated in all-round cooperation under the APEC mechanism, developed and shared the same destiny with APEC. It has not only realized the deep integration of its own development with the Asia-Pacific and even the world economy, but also exerted the spillover effect of the world’s second largest economy. , Actively promote regional economic growth, social progress and improvement of people’s livelihood, truly embodies the concept of “common development”, and makes an important contribution to promoting the economic integration of the Asia-Pacific region.
Carlos Aquino, director of the Center for Asian Studies at the National University of San Marcos in Peru, said that since joining APEC 30 years ago, China has gradually become the engine of economic development in the Asia-Pacific region and even the global economy, helping the Asia-Pacific region to become the most dynamic region in the world.
Shen Kailing, an associate professor at the School of Business and Economics of the Australian National University, said that in the past 30 years, China and the members of the Asia-Pacific have experienced challenges and tests together, showing the demeanor of a great power. China respects the interests of all countries and has made great contributions to enhancing regional trust and cooperation.
Today, China has embarked on a new journey of comprehensively building a modern socialist country. As a member of the “Asia-Pacific Family”, China will share development opportunities with all members of the Asia-Pacific, join hands to open a new chapter in regional economic cooperation, and jointly build an open, dynamic, resilient and peaceful Asia-Pacific community.