Chinese state media on Wednesday carried glowing accounts of Vice President Xi Jinping's high-profile visit to Washington, describing the U.S.-China relationship as the most important in the world. The influential Global Times newspaper also noted that Xi's meeting Tuesday with U.S. President Barack Obama fell on Valentine's Day, saying the timing suggests a romantic atmosphere across the Pacific Ocean. But during his White House meetings Tuesday, the man slated to be China's next leader said his country will continue to advance the "tremendous and well-recognized" achievements on human rights it has made in recent decades。
Economic issues were expected to move to the forefront Wednesday, when Xi delivers what is billed as the major policy address of his four-day visit to the U.S.-China Business Council in Washington. A number of China's most prominent corporate leaders have accompanied Xi on the trip.Xi will also meet with Congressional leaders and then travel later Wednesday to ((the midwestern state of)) Iowa. He will also travel to California before completing his U.S. visit on Friday.
2012-02-18 21:13 编辑：crystal156