Delegations to the Fourth Session of the 11th National People's Congress from the southeastern island province of Taiwan, Tianjin Municipality and Shanxi Province in northern China, Zhejiang Province in southeast China, and Jiangxi Province in central China continued their plenary sessions and group meetings yesterday, March 8, 2011. The delegations approved the State Council report on implementation of the national economic and social development plan of 2010 and the draft national economic and social development plan for 2011, the State Council report on the central and local government budget performance in 2010, and the draft central and local government budget for 2011.
Chen Yunying, council member of All-China Federation of Taiwan Compatriots, and wife of chief economist and Senior Vice President of the Development Economics at Work Bank Lin Yifu (Justin Lin). Known as special education pathfinder in China, Chen calls for cross-strait cooperation and exchanges as a fundamental issue of Taiwan society. [Women of China / Fan Wenjun]