Ulugqat County, Xinjiang: Development from the Basics

Jan 25, 2013, 10:02 ET from City Channel of CRI Online

ULUGQAT COUNTY, China, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2013, Ulugqat County of Kizilsu Kirghiz Autonomous Prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, plans to consistently uphold the government principle of Superior Livelihood, Prioritizing People First and Grassroots and the pioneering spirit of Speedy Development with Utmost Efforts, in order to accelerate the construction of people's livelihood and society, as well as to enable people to share the fruits of development. An original report by City Channel of CRI Online follows.

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Modern Facilities Lead Cultural Trends
Ulugqat County makes full use of cultural sites such as its museum, library, gymnasium, Double Support Pavilion, and planning and exhibition rooms. It depends on advanced, fast and wide-coverage modern media such as radio, TV, and the internet, as well as programs like Loudspeaker Propagation by Local Talents to reinforce propagation efforts, promote cultural and ideological progress, and eventually lay a solid foundation to become a National Civil County.

Improve People's Livelihood, Create Happy Lives 
Ulugqat County endeavors to improve the conditions of school life for teachers and students; to create a sound atmosphere to impart knowledge and educate people; to construct a perfect medical health service system to enhance medical service levels; to actively guide laborers to shift work concepts; to encourage employment through business establishment and create high-quality employment platforms; to speed up construction of secure housing and better relevant support facilities; to respect the principal status of the people and adequately stimulate their subjective initiative so as to win the fight of poverty alleviation.

Located in the west of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Ulugqat County is the main settlement of the Khalkhas people. It is also a vital communication line linking south Xinjiang to Central Asia on the Silk Road.

Fly or take a train from Beijing to Kashi City, transferring in Urumqi, then take a bus to Ulugqat County.

SOURCE City Channel of CRI Online