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Sep. 2008
April 28,2015   By:Chinahumanrights.org

Sep 21
During CEIBS (China Europe International Business School) 4th Annual China Health Care Development Forum, Mr. Wang Dongsheng, the director of social development department, National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), said, over the past three decades since the launch of reform and opening-up policy, the largest losses in the medical reform were the disorientation on development direction in medical industry, the degeneration of original sacred purpose of the industry and the increasing hostile relationship between doctors and patients.

Sep 21
Breaking out at around 11 p.m. on September 20th, a fire left 43 people dead and 88 injured in Wuwang Club, in south China's Shenzhen city. To enhance safety for the cultural places, the Ministry of Culture issued an urgent notice, saying the importance of safety should be highly concerned in all cultural entertainment venues across the country and the concept of "safety the first" should be established; and all the relevant venues should be checked thoroughly to make them free of potential problems that could threaten public safety.

Sep 23
Jiang Yu, spokeswoman of the Foreign Ministry, on September 23rd, expressed China's strong rejection to U.S. State Council's International Religious Freedom Report 2008, when answering a question from a journalist.

Sep 24
"China's Progress Towards the Millennium Development Goals, 2008 Report" was launched on September 24th at UN Headquarters in New York. He Yafei, vice minister of Chinese Foreign Ministry, explained that China had closely integrated the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) into its own development planning and into its work to build a well balanced, moderately prosperous 'Xiaokang' society. The new report shows that China is ahead of schedule to meet the MDG targets of halving the impoverished population and providing universal access to primary education, while firmly on track to meeting most of the rest of the goals by 2015. Vice Minister He emphasized that China would continue its earnest endeavors to achieve the MDGs in China, thus making a strong contribution to their achievement globally.

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