Beijing, China - Peoples Republic of
VENDOR EATS LUNCH FROM IRON RICE BOWL OUTSIDE HER SHOP IN CENTRAL BEIJING.
A Chinese vendor eats her lunch in front of her stall in central Beijing January 4. China gave one of its clearest endorsements ever to private enterprise on Tuesday as it desperately seeks a new economic growth engine to replace spending. A statement by the powerful State Developement Planning Commission said all obstacles to the development of private enterprise should be scrapped.