By Our Reporter
China Study Center in Kathmandu is publishing the second volume of Xi Jinping: The Governance of China.
The signing ceremony for the Memorandums of Understanding on Co-publishing Xi Jinping: The Governance of China (Volume II) was held on 27 November at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing.
The agreement on translation and publication of the 2nd Volume of the book in Nepali was signed by Sundar Nath Bhattarai, Acting Chairman of China Study Center Nepal, amidst a Ceremony held in Diaoyutai State Guest House, Beijing.
Foreign Languages Press, a publishing house under the China International Publishing Group (CIPG), signed the memorandums with 16 publishing organizations from 16 countries including Italy, Poland, Ukraine, Albania, Romania, Kenya, Tajikistan, Viet Nam, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Afghanistan.
The signing ceremony was witnessed by Huang Kunming, member of the Political Bureau and the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee, and Head of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee; Tuo Zhen, deputy head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee and Zhang Fuhai, President of the China International Publishing Group.
Xi Jinping: The Governance of China is an authoritative work on Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era. On November 7, 2017, the Chinese and English versions of the second volume were published and distributed in China and overseas. Versions in French, Russian, Spanish, Arabic, German, Japanese, Portuguese and other languages are being translated for publication. The first volume of the book, published in September 2014, is now available in 24 languages and 27 editions, and has global sales of 6.6 million copies.
This new volume contains a compilation of 99 of Xi Jinping’s spoken and written works from August 2014 to September 2017, divided into 17 sections by topic.
It is a vivid account of the great endeavor of the CPC Central Committee, with Xi Jinping as the core, in leading the Party and the Chinese people to uphold and develop Chinese socialism. The book shows how Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era has developed. It also provides an insight into Xi’s charisma and personal qualities, opening a new window for Chinese and foreign readers to better understand Xi’s beliefs and the Communist Party of China.