‘The time is now’: Xi calls on China to rally for common prosperity

Chinese President Xi Jinping has fleshed out his concept of “common prosperity”, saying now is the time to advance the goal of all citizens sharing the opportunity to be wealthy.“Only by promoting common prosperity, increasing the income of urban and rural residents and improving human capital can we increase overall productivity and consolidate the foundations for high-quality development,” Xi said in an article to be published in Communist Party journal Qiushi, or Seeking Truth, on Saturday…