Between 1981 and 2015, China has lifted more than 700 million people out of poverty, the World Bank says. Last year alone, over 2.72 million people were lifted out of poverty complementing a staggering 55.64 million between 2013 and 2016. The wife of Microsoft co-founder had immense admiration for the Asian nation’s social development progress in the last couple of decades. Modern infrastructures are built and social development plans to empower less develop communities are being executed. He recalls that Xi’s shared “kind words” with his family and inspired the community to work hard out of poverty.
Source: Front Page Africa October 20, 2017 15:33 UTC