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Western China Development (2)

The economic growth in western China is accelerating and income of people is rising. In 2000-2004, the GDP in the region averaged an annual growth of 10.2%, narrowing the gap with the national average. The fixed assets investment in the region averaged an annual growth of 20%, far higher than the 7.4% before the development [...]

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Western China Development (1)

In 1999, the Chinese government publically announced its official plan to develop western China. Its goal is to try to achieve a satisfactory level of economic development in the western part of the country in a five-to-ten-year frame and to establish a “new western China” by the middle of the 21st century. In its view, [...]

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