President Xi Jinping used the phrase "new normal" in May 2014 when describing China's next period of economic growth. He went on to elaborate on the concept on various occasions, with questions around how to understand it, how to adapt to it and how to take advantage of it emerging as major queries the country must answer.
In the past five years, China has seen 1.28 million kilometer of rural roads built or renovated, with 99.24 percent of townships and 98.34 percent of villages connected by asphalt or cement roads, according to Ministry of Transport.
Here is the list of the members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee.
Ted Tokuchi, a former senior executive of CITIC Securities International, a Chinese securities company, recalls the moment he had a face-to-face meeting with President Xi Jinping five years ago.
Five years ago, the concept of the "Chinese dream" was first mentioned during a speech by President Xi Jinping after he was elected general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee.