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In a signed article published by the People's Daily on February 27, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said that China would advocate peace, development and cooperation, and always pursue an independent foreign policy of peace.
The article, titled "Our Historical Tasks at the Primary Stage of Socialism and Several Issues Concerning China's Foreign Policy", said that China is at the primary stage of socialism now, and will remain so for a long time to come.
The Chinese premier said that to build a coun
Originally posted by sardion2000
They already elect some local officials already. I believe i heard on the radio a while back that they even want to have an elected mayoral in their much talked about "eco-cities" they plan on building. I really do hope they succeed.