Home  |  News  |  Photo  |  Video   |  Travel  |  Learn Chinese  |  Opinions  |  EZFM  |  NEWS Plus  |  CHINA PLUS
Delegation Arrives in Xinjiang for 60th Anniversary of Autonomy
   2015-09-26 10:46:15    CRIENGLISH.com      Web Editor: Chen Xieyuan

Yu Zhengsheng (R front), chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), who is leading a central government delegation to attend festivities marking the 60th anniversary of the establishment of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, attends a souvenir-presenting ceremony in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Sept. 25, 2015. [Photo: Xinhua/Rao Aimin]

A Chinese central government delegation led by top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng has arrived in Urumqi, the capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygher Autonomous region to celebrate the 60th anniversary of its founding.

The delegation was greeted by local officials and some 1,000 local residents at the airport.

Consisting of 69 members, the central delegation is scheduled to attend a grand celebration on Oct. 1.

On Thursday, the Chinese government has released a white paper showcasing the success of regional autonomy in Xinjiang.

The Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region was founded on Oct. 1, 1955, after the local legislature elected the first regional government.


1  2  
Share

               


CRIENGLISH.com claims the copyright of all material and information produced originally by our staff. No person, organization and/or company shall reproduce, disseminate or broadcast the content in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of CRIENGLISH.com.

CRIENGLISH.com holds neither liability nor responsibility for materials attributed to any other source. Such information is provided as reportage and dissemination of information but does not necessarily reflect the opinion of or endorsement by CRI.

                         
News
China
World
Politics
Business
Sports
Showbiz
Sci-tech
Photo
Recommended
China
World
Sports
Showbiz
Travel
Video
C4
The Sound Stage
Showbiz
Travel
China Revealed
My Chinese Life
Travel
Destinations
Photo Gallery
Recommended
Learn Chinese
"In" Chinese
Chatting in Chinese
Pop Culture
Traditional Culture
Living Chinese
Chinese Studio
Chinese Class
Learn English
Special English
Pop Chart
Everyday English
Fabulous Snaps
CRI News
China.org.cn  | Xinhua  | People's Daily Online   |  CNTV.cn  | China Daily  |  Global Times  | China Job  |  China Tibet Online  | Taiwan.cn  | eBeijing  | Beijing Today  | China-Eurasia Expo  | APEC Yiwu Conference  | Chinese Embassy in S.Africa  | Chinese Embassy in Australia  | Chinese Embassy in NZ