Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday the prospect for Asian countries' cooperation is promising and a growing China will make bigger contribution to Asian development.
APEC served as a critical platform for China to further integrate into the Asia-Pacific Region and accumulate market experience. China's rise has also injected impetus into the development of APEC.
Mutual understanding between peoples, and especially between young people in China and the US, does not advance in an even-handed way. Most young Americans even have some absurd misunderstandings of Chinese culture.
Spillovers of the end of the U.S. Federal Reserve's quantitative easing stimulus program are set to add difficulties to the Chinese economy, which has seen substantial downward pressure this year.
The program serves as a bridge between China and the rest of the world and provides a way to deepen mutual understanding and forge friendships.
On a recent visit to the United States Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi met with US Secretary of State John Kerry. Yang and Kerry had "in-depth discussions" and "spoke frankly" over many issues.