BEIJING, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- The ongoing 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress has received well wishes from foreign leaders, political parties and organizations around the world.
The messages speak highly of the CPC's leadership as well as China's socio-economic development and global contributions and express full confidence that the CPC will lead China to even greater prosperity.
The following is an edited summary of some of the messages.
The Vietnam Peace Committee
The Vietnamese side firmly believes that the 19th National Congress of the CPC will set out development goals for the upcoming years, and under the newly-elected leadership the CPC will lead the Chinese people to new and even more remarkable successes.
Lo Sze Ping, CEO of World Wildlife Fund China
Over the past five years under the leadership of CPC Central Committee, with General Secretary Xi Jinping at its core, the CPC has shown its strong commitment to building a beautiful China.
Through strong leadership and strategic planning, the CPC can and will embrace this historical responsibility to seek a sustainable path and contribute to the development of humanity.
Lee Sei-kee, president of South Korea-China Friendship Association
The CPC and the Chinese people, under the leadership of the CPC Central Committee, with General Secretary Xi Jinping at its core, will surely score more brilliant achievements.
Kim Han-kyu, president of 21st Century South Korea-China Exchange Association
The CPC and Chinese people are expected to accomplish greater achievements in realizing the Chinese Dream of great national rejuvenation.
Martin Jacques, senior research fellow at Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University
Without doubt, this (the 19th CPC National Congress ) will be the most important political gathering in the world this year. The five years since the last Congress have seen major advances in China ... China's role on the global stage has been marked by growing confidence.
Prof. Georgy D. Toloraya, executive director of National Committee on BRICS Research in Russia
The 19th CPC National Congress "is a milestone" to consolidate the leadership of the Party and present "scientific concept of Chinese and international development."
Ernst Stetter, secretary general of Foundation for European Progressive Studies
This important Congress has the potential of being both impactful and meaningful in terms of the Chinese state's role and mission both internally and internationally.
Milos Balaban, head of the Center for Security Policy, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
The Congress is valuable for the communication of China's internal and external policy and an opportunity to exchange point of views regarding the most important political, economic and social topics."