October 1, 2019 is a key date for Chinese across the globe. 70 years have passed since Chinese Communist Party's Chairman Mao Zedong proclaimed the founding of the People's Republic of China in Beijing at Tiananmen Square. This year's anniversary encompasses seven decades marked by undeniable success and struggle for a nation which is continuously striving to improve the lives of its people, as well as securing an active role in enhancing international cooperation.