"One belt and one road" is a beneficial rain, literally
Material posted: Publication date: 21-08-2018
The initiative of XI Jinping has become the new linking between China and the Central Asian region.

The results of the SCO summit, which recently took place in Chinese Qingdao, praised by the international community. The summit with the participation of new members not only increase the organization's influence in the international arena, but also deepened mutual political trust and strategic cooperation between the participating countries. It is noteworthy that in Zendoku Declaration submitted nominated by President XI Jinping, the idea of creating a global community of common destiny. Based on the principles of "joint consultation", "joint participation" and "sharing" the SCO supports the implementation of the initiative "One belt and one road", which received positive feedback and broad support from the countries of the organization. All extended abstracts of the Chinese side to fully coincide with the needs of the development of the SCO serve the common interests of the countries of the world and as the world progress not only contribute to the development of the SCO, but also stimulate the desire for peace and prosperity in the region and the world.

Being the founders of the SCO, China and Russia has played an important role in stimulating the development of the organisation and deepening of cooperation in all spheres. Central Asian countries are also important countries of the SCO. In recent years, China and Russia are active and effective cooperation with the countries of Central Asia, having recognized the positive results, so become reliable partners. These achievements have received high praise from China, Russia and other countries. However, despite the significant results achieved in the cooperation between China and Central Asian countries, still there are people and groups that on the basis of bias, fueling a hidden agenda, are trying to distort the essence and content of the initiative "One belt and one road", blame China and sold them the initiative in the capture of resources and environmental pollution. The intention of these persons is obvious.

Some appreciate the things and phenomena on the basis of their narrowness of thought, they are irresponsible to claim that China would not be unreasonable to help the countries of Central Asia through the initiative "One belt and one road", saying that under the pretext of integration initiatives, China is expanding its geopolitical influence. But let's ask ourselves: isn't it normal when neighbors and friends help each other and get rich together? Since ancient times in China there was a tradition of peaceful and harmonious coexistence with neighbors. We strive to ensure that all countries have embarked on the path of prosperity, power and prosperity.

Some people try to distort the objective facts, is irresponsible to claim that investment in the framework of the initiative "One belt and one road" lead to corruption of the local authorities that these investments become "a bottomless barrel of cash" to bribe-takers, implying that artificially prevented for projects of "One belt one road" to the investments for which it is possible only after the "cash rewards" of officials. This accusation of "all mixed up", broken the causal relationships between the existing difficulties in the implementation of projects and the phenomena of corruption. Corruption is indeed a mental disorder of the country, moreover, is a disease of society. The very existence of corruption does not depend on whether the money invested Chinese enterprises in the country's economy, the main thing here is approaches to corruption and determination to deal with it in a particular country.

Among the opponents of the Chinese integration initiatives there are others who wrongly "falsificare the facts." They are irresponsible to claim that China is not only trying to seize the territory of Kazakhstan and to lay their hands of Kazakh girls, but also poses a threat to the gene pool of this country. In fact, the industry of China in the course of construction in other countries is a priority for compliance with local laws, and it is an indisputable fact. It should be noted that in February this year the Minister of information and communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan Dauren Abaev has denied these false accusations. According to official data of the Republic of Kazakhstan, since 2010, a total of 253 citizen of Kazakhstan, married to citizens of the PRC. By the way, of which 190 citizens of Kazakhstan married representatives of the Kazakhs who were born in Xinjiang and reside permanently in Kazakhstan.

History is the best witness. China and five Central Asian countries have a common border, history of communication of China with the Central Asian region for thousands of years, our regions have been at the forefront of development and prosperity of the ancient silk road. In 2013, during a visit to four Central Asian countries, Chinese President XI Jinping put forward the initiative of "One belt and one road", based on economic development and aimed at economic cooperation in order to unite the destinies of China and the countries of Central Asia.

During the five years of implementation of initiative "One belt and one road" has become a new linking between China and the Central Asian region, leaving parties a wide range of new opportunities for deepening mutually beneficial cooperation and achieve common development and prosperity. In these circumstances, active participation in projects of the initiative "One belt and one road", the desire to mate national development strategies with China's integration initiative is the conscious steps of Central Asian countries.

Comparison is the best teacher. Every year, the turnover of China with the countries of Central Asia. This is one of the regions characterized by high dynamics of increase in turnover in the space of "One belt one road". In collaboration in production capacities, economic and technological cooperation China and Central Asian countries has achieved tangible progress. Continuously deepening financial cooperation. China has become the largest investor and major trading partner for Central Asia.

In the framework of the initiative "One belt and one road" has intensified the implementation of the project of the New Asian continental bridge, is open the movement of trains on the route China–Europe, officially launched the Chinese-Kazakh logistics cooperation base; consistently develops the construction of high speed road Western Europe – Western China built railway tunnel "Kamchik" on the railway line Angren–PAP is an international trunk road China–Kyrgyzstan–Uzbekistan; created a parallel structure of gas transportation in three branches – A, B and C of the gas pipeline China – Central Asia; open air service between China and five Central Asian countries. All this played an important role and is of great importance for the economic development of Central Asian region.

The aspirations of the people is the best argument. In 2014, the 38th session of the world heritage Committee of UNESCO objects of the Great silk road in Chang'an Tien Shan corridor, jointly submitted by three countries – China, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan – was included in the UNESCO world heritage list. The ancient silk road once again turned into a bridge of unity of the souls and thoughts of the peoples of China and countries of Central Asia.

In recent years significantly increased the number of students from Central Asian countries to China. China has become one of the most popular preferences for students from Central Asia. Scholarship Fund of the Chinese government's "silk road" provided to students from countries of the initiative "One belt and one road" the best platform for learning and training. Such films in China, as "China on the tip of my tongue", "Shaolin," "Family, from Wenzhou", "water margin" and other were the TV channels of the countries of Central Asia. Frequent exchanges and contacts of writers of China and Central Asian countries, the parties will organize tours of artistic groups. All this contributes to a continuous deepening of mutual understanding between people, promoting age-old friendship between China and the Central Asian countries.

The facts is the best proof. During the five years of implementation of the initiative "One belt and one road", China has signed 103 cooperation documents with 88 countries and international organizations. The total trade turnover of China with the countries of the initiative "One belt and one road" has exceeded $ 5 trillion., the total volume of Chinese investments in countries involved in the initiative has exceeded $ 70 billion. Chinese enterprises have opened 75 areas of trade and economic cooperation in the countries of the initiative, which provided 200 thousand new jobs. The parties jointly have developed a new model of cooperation for the development of the global economy and regional integration. Against this background of mutually beneficial cooperation between China and Central Asian countries is only one component of the initiative.

This year China is celebrating the 40th anniversary of reform and opening up, and also the 5th anniversary of the initiative "One belt and one road". China has not only doubled its own trade and economic potential, but also significantly contributed to the growth of the global economy, and the whole world because of this gained more "Chinese chance". According to the various leaders agree that China will continue to deepen friendly and mutually beneficial cooperation with Russia and with the countries of Central Asia for the benefit of the people.

Li Hui

Source: http://www.ng.ru/kartblansh/2018-08-16/3_7290_kartblansh.html

Tags: Russia , Central Asia , China