Latest News:  
Beijing   Thundershower    32 / 20 ℃  City Forecast

Home>>Foreign Affairs

SCO gains more impetus (3)

(People's Daily Online)

09:38, June 09, 2012

The medium-term plan is of strategic importance to the SCO, which is about to move to a new stage and will encounter many specific problems concerning multilateral cooperation in its second decade. The organization will achieve maximum results with minimal effort, if it conducts advance planning, straighten out its priorities in various fields concerning multilateral cooperation, and introduce relevant policies.

In addition to cooperation in key areas such as security and economy, the SCO will also pay great attention to cultural and political cooperation. Non-governmental exchanges and cooperation in education, culture, sports, public health, tourism, and journalism will promote the mutual understanding and friendship between the peoples of the member states. The organization will enjoy greater international clout if its member states support each other in domestic and international issues, and establish closer relations with other countries and regional organizations.

It is the first time that the SCO has developed a master plan for fully promoting multilateral cooperation. The organization will introduce specific measures to implement the medium-term plan, which has irreplaceable guiding significance to multilateral cooperation and mechanism construction. The plan marks that the increasingly capable SCO, which enjoys great potential for development, is approaching maturity.

Read the Chinese version: 上合组织将有更强动力, source: People's Daily Overseas edition, author: Sun Zhuangzhi

【1】 【2】 【3】

Email|Print|Comments(Editor:张茜、姚春)

Related Reading

Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name

  

Selections for you


  1. Auto model, a hard job

  2. APF Tongren detachment conducts military training test

  3. Yoga, rest and play

  4. 60 years: Mass sports in China

Most Popular

Opinions

  1. Why China, US argue over PM2.5 data
  2. Nation needs private capital for resource demand
  3. Int'l board could give local stocks a run for money
  4. SCO is strategic choice for members
  5. Conditions not ripe for farm land privatization
  6. 'Going Global' a win-win game for both sides
  7. China is a strategic and reliable partner
  8. Anti-monopoly push may fail to woo private capital
  9. Real benefits of high trade volume remain elusive
  10. Construction boom could hinder economic growth

What's happening in China

Fake monks repent, find faith, improve karma

  1. More profits expected for shareholders
  2. New capital rules aim to spur lending
  3. New rules to boost private investment
  4. German lender sees growth in yuan business
  5. Private investors offered preferential tax rates

China Features

  1. Maritime spat between China and DPRK
  2. The 24 solar terms
  3. High ticket prices, unaffordable landscapes
  4. Huangyan tensions
  5. 2012 Russia-China joint naval exercise

PD Online Data

  1. Spring Festival
  2. Chinese ethnic odyssey
  3. Yangge in Shaanxi
  4. Gaoqiao in Northern China
  5. The drum dance in Ansai