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The country’s poverty alleviation work is facing tougher challenges with the approach of the 2020 deadline for its ambitious poverty-eradication plan, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday, while calling on officials to make greater efforts to help poverty-stricken people.
Most people who have seen live giant pandas have done so at a zoo. Some are lucky enough to visit panda breeding centers in Sichuan province.
“Is there any possibility that people may fall in love with a city because of a certain taste? The answer is yes,” said Jonathan Kott from Seattle.
Cultural traditions of the ancient Shu kingdom are being preserved at a museum in today’s Sichuan province.
Nine sets of giant panda twins have been born in Sichuan province so far this year, boosting confidence in the survival of the endangered species.
“I have a dream that one day I can take a direct flight to Chengdu from Prague,” said Milan Hovorka, the deputy minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic, during the eighth E.U.-China Business and Technology Cooperation Fair in Chengdu in 2013. That dream came true in February, when Sichuan Airlines began direct flights between Chengdu and Prague.