Xi made the remark while speaking at a panel discussion with deputies to the National People's Congress from Guangdong province.
President Xi Jinping highlighted development, human capital and innovation when joining deputies to the 13th NPC in a panel discussion Wednesday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday the rural vitalization strategy is the leading agenda for government work on agriculture, rural areas, and rural residents.
China on Tuesday refuted Japan's "China Security Report 2018" as irresponsible and untenable, and urged Japan to view China’s domestic and foreign policies objectively and rationally.
The PLA Air Force (PLAAF) kicked off the pilot recruitment for 2018 on Monday by setting up stations in eight cities where over 13,000 junior and senior high school graduates and graduates of military academies will participate in pilot candidates selection examinations.
The 8th Chinese peacekeeping medical detachment to South Sudan (Wau) passed the annual Green Camp assessment of the UNMISS on Monday.
China's first peacekeeping helicopter detachment successfully completed on March 4 the transport of soldiers and materials of the Senegalese peacekeeping infantry battalion affiliated to the Sector North of the UNAMID.
The increase in China's national defense budget will mainly be used to develop new weapons and equipment, improve training conditions, and guarantee military reform and benefits for officers and other personnel.
China will raise its defense budget by 8.1 percent in 2018, according to a budget report to be submitted to the national legislature Monday, up from last year's 7 percent.
China's defense budget has become a lightning rod for those keen to claim there is a threat from China, for whatever reason.
China's defense input rate is lower than other major countries, a spokesperson for the annual session of the country's national legislature said Sunday, stressing China's development will pose no threat to any other country.
China has basically completed the task of reducing the armed forces by 300,000 troops, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Monday the focus of high-quality economic development should be placed on transforming and upgrading industries.
The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Thursday held a symposium to commemorate the 120th birthday of late Premier Zhou Enlai in Beijing.
As President Xi Jinping's concept of "building a community with a shared future for humanity" gains ground internationally, China will attach more importance to the five-year-old notion, with a view to finding an ultimate way to world peace.
The 19th CPC Central Committee issued a communique at the end of its three-day third plenary session, which concluded Wednesday.
The top task of deepening institutional reform of the Communist Party of China and the country is to enhance the Party's leadership in all areas and ensure its leadership becomes stronger, said a statement released after a key meeting concluded on Wednesday.
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, stressed the important role of the Constitution.
As China’s military looks to reform domestically, it’s also expanding its presence abroad.
A ceremony marking the handover of China's medical equipment aid to Cambodia was held at Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, on Monday. The equipment, provided by China's Ministry of Defense, was donated to the Preah Ket Mealea Hospital of the Cambodian armed forces.