China's development to remain peaceful: Xi

Last Updated: Tue, Jan 29, 2013 06:30 hrs

Beijing, Jan 29 (IANS) China will remain on a path of peaceful development and take a more active posture in international affairs, said China's new leader Xi Jinping.

Xi Monday said China will adhere to an open, cooperative and win-win development model with due consideration for both the domestic and international situations, reported Xinhua.

China will pursue its development by seeking a peaceful international environment while safeguarding and promoting world peace, he said.

Xi said the government will ensure that the public benefits from China's peaceful development, as well as work to consolidate a material and social basis for furthering its development.

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