An inconceivable amount has changed since China opened up 40 years ago. The average income is 43 times more than it was. The Chinese people who have lived through the boom have a good grasp on how the times have changed, but how can you understand it if you haven’t lived through it?
It’s not something you can really grasp if you’re on the outside looking in, as no other country has experienced this sort of growth in modern times. We got a pair of foreign eyes to provide a different viewpoint and contextualize the significance of the achievement.
Video Source: People’s Daily