The ongoing 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress has received good 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 version of some of these messages.
Peter Goodfellow, president of the New Zealand National Party
The 19th CPC National Congress will be of great significance to China's socio-economic development in the next five years and beyond. New Zealand welcomes China's Belt and Road Initiative and looks forward to extensive and in-depth cooperation with China under the initiative.
0 Pushpa Kamal Dahal, chairman of the Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) and former prime minister
China has made remarkable achievements in development under the strong and capable leadership of the Central Committee of the CPC, and the 19th CPC National Congress will continue guiding China to achieve the great goal of building socialism with Chinese characteristics.
Sonia Gandhi, president of the Indian Congress Party
The 19th CPC National Congress is of vital importance during China's decisive stage of building a moderately prosperous society and key period of developing socialism with Chinese characteristics. India would like to extend its best wishes to the Central Committee of the CPC and wishes the 19th CPC National Congress a complete success.
Abhisit Vejjajiva, president of Thailand's Democratic Party and former prime minister
Since the 18th CPC National Congress, the Central Committee of the CPC, with Xi Jinping as the core, has comprehensively strengthened party discipline and cracked down on corruption, and has achieved great accomplishments in promoting reform and development.
Vukota Govedarica, president of the Serb Democratic Party of Bosnia and Herzegovina
The 19th CPC National Congress has great significance for the future development of the world, because it defines China's prospects and seeks to build a thriving society and realize the Chinese Dream.
Vladimir Zhirinovsky, leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia
China enjoys high prestige on the international stage and plays an important role in solving international and regional hotspot issues. The tasks determined at the 19th CPC National Congress will surely be completed, helping China realize sustained prosperity and development.
Ichiro Ozawa, head of Japan's Liberal Party
China has made remarkable achievements in various fields under the leadership of the Central Committee of the CPC with Xi Jinping as the core. The great idea of building a community with a shared future for mankind is of profound significance.
Martin Schulz, leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany
The 19th CPC National Congress is of special importance, as it will advance with greater courage and foresight the reforms aimed at promoting economic innovation and social progress, to the benefit of the people of both China and the world.
Gregor Gysi, president of the Party of the European Left
The CPC will make greater achievements under the leadership of Chinese President Xi Jinping, and the 19th CPC National Congress will further define the direction for China to push forward various undertakings in the future.
Keiko Fujimori, president of Peru's Popular Force party
The Central Committee of the CPC with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core has been staying true to the mission and leading its people towards realizing the Two Centenary Goals and the Chinese Dream.