Systematic Country Diagnostic for China identifies challenges and opportunities for poverty reduction and shared prosperity.
Since initiating market reforms in 1978, China has shifted from a centrally-planned to a market-based economy and has experienced rapid economic and social development. GDP growth has averaged nearly 10 percent a year—the fastest sustained expansion by a major economy in history—and has lifted more than 800 million people out of poverty. China reached all the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 201...
The World Bank has supported the development of a BRT system and a GPS-based intelligent public transport management system in Urumqi, providing residents with fast, convenient, cheap and comfortable transport Service.