Workers sort out fragrant pears at Shanghu Township in Korla, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Aug. 20, 2020. (Xinhua/Ding Lei)
BEIJING, Sept. 17 (Xinhua) -- The employment situation in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has continued to improve, especially since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in 2012, according to a white paper released Thursday by the State Council Information Office.
Since 2012, Xinjiang has vigorously implemented employment projects, enhanced vocational training, and expanded employment channels and capacity, according to the white paper titled "Employment and Labor Rights in Xinjiang."
Thanks to these efforts, the employment situation in Xinjiang has continued to improve, people's incomes and quality of life are rising, and their sense of gain, happiness and security has significantly increased, says the white paper. ■