In 2020, Guangxi's 54 poverty-stricken counties were all lifted out of poverty, demonstrating the determination, courage, and concerted efforts of officials and the masses in rooting out poverty. Guangxi is pooling resources and strength to comprehensively promote rural revitalization, in a bid to write a new chapter for the construction of a splendid Guangxi of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era.
In the year when RCEP came into effect, the 19th CAEXPO and CABIS promoted the Version 3.0 China-ASEAN Free Trade Area, fully showcasing Guangxi's services and its integration into the new development paradigm.
On January 1, 2022, RCEP officially entered into force. As the window and frontier of China's opening up to and cooperation with ASEAN, Guangxi has seized the opportunities brought by RCEP and advanced a higher level of development.
The Lancang and Mekong rivers, which closely link China with the five countries along the Mekong River, gave birth to Lancang-Mekong Cooperation in 2016. Over the past six years, Guangxi has yielded fruitful results by relying upon its unique geographical advantages and through active participation.
On August 30, 2019, China (Guangxi) Pilot Free Trade Zone was established. The free trade zone, of high standards and quality, is the only one of its kind in China linking land and sea and gearing toward opening up to and cooperation with ASEAN. It is also the first pilot free trade zone established in an autonomous region for ethnic minorities in China.
Guangxi has firmly seized strategic opportunities such as the pilot project of building a country with great transport strength, the New International Land-Sea Trade Corridor and the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, continuously accelerated the construction of comprehensive transportation infrastructure, and made every effort to open up the "transportation artery" of economic development.
As a multi-ethnic gathering place, Guangxi boasts not only magnificent natural scenery but also characteristic ethnic cultures as well as long-inherited intangible cultural heritage and famous towns and villages ... All ethnic groups in Guangxi are striving as one to create a better life and a better future for the autonomous region.
Guangxi is one of the earlier
regions where the CPC carried out revolutionary activities and established local CPC
organizations. Guangxi will tell good stories about CPC history, inherit "Red Genes", and understand
the history deeply,
as a tribute to the people who struggle for communism.