Live: What steps has China taken in poverty alleviation?

As the world’s most populated country, China’s progress in poverty alleviation is also very important to the global community. In the past three decades, China has lifted 700 million people out of poverty. China has pledged to eradicate extreme poverty by next year, in order to meet the goal of building a moderately prosperous society by 2020. CGTN goes to southwest China's Xide County in Sichuan Province to see the progress of poverty alleviation. Guests from India and Bangladesh share their contribution to poverty reduction in their own countries.

CGTN's special program "New China" gives you an in-depth look at China 70 years on. Our crew is on a 12-day journey to China's southwest, southeast and northeast regions. Don't miss it.