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Reforms aiming to strengthen Chinese culture have seen steady progress since the start of the reform and opening up process. The Information Communication Office of the CPC Central Committee held a press conference to highlight the progress. Full Story>>
For more insight on the cultural system reforms, let's turn to our current affairs commentator Professor Tao Wenzhao.
Q1: Professor Tao. Why has reforming the country's cultural institutions and industries become a high priority for the Chinese government?
Q2: Cultural products exports reached 10.4 billion US dollars last year. In 2003, the number was less than 6 billion. How would you evaluate the effects of the reforms on the country's economical development?