All the 2.1 billion yuan (312 million U.S. dollars) of Beijing’s 2019 annual aid-Xinjiang fund, has been put in place recently according to Hetian Office of Beijing Aid-Xinjiang Headquarters on March 14, 2019.
A total of 55 aid-Xinjiang projects’ construction will be started and continued successively in 2019.
About 1.4 billion yuan is planned to be invested on 55 projects, accounting for nearly 60 percent of the total fund, said Ding Yong, an official of Hetian Office. As request, most of these projects will be put into use before 2020.
In addition, Beijing will continue to focus on the aided areas’ targeted poverty alleviation and improve people’s housing conditions, industrial infrastructure and public service in education, health, culture and more fields in 2019.