Aerial photograph taken on Oct. 17, 2020 reveals a cotton harvesting machine working in a area in Manas County, Hui Autonomous Prefecture of Changji, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Area. File photograph: Xinhua
The China Enterprise Confederation on Saturday condemned the US’ so-called “Uygur compelled labor” prevention act saying that it firmly opposes Washington’s unilateral commerce hegemony blocking merchandise from China’s Xinjiang area from coming into the worldwide provide chain.
The passing of the so-called “Uygur compelled labor” prevention act has severely broken the professional rights and pursuits of Chinese language enterprises. It has additionally set again the fundamental rights of all ethnic teams in Xinjiang and harmed the soundness of worldwide provide chains and industrial partnerships between a variety of enterprises, the Confederation stated in an announcement on Saturday.
The assertion identified that Chinese language enterprises have at all times revered and guarded employees’ rights in faith, ethnic tradition and language. Particularly, a lot of enterprises have supported trade, employment and poverty alleviation efforts within the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Area, which have achieved vital progress in selling financial growth and defending primary human rights of the folks of all ethnic teams in Xinjiang.
On Thursday native time, the US authorities signed the so-called “Uyghur Compelled Labor Prevention Act” into legislation. The act maliciously denigrates the human rights state of affairs in Xinjiang in disregard of details and fact and severely violates worldwide legislation and primary norms governing worldwide relations, and grossly interferes in China’s inner affairs. China deplores and firmly rejects this, said the International Ministry of China on Friday.
The China Enterprise Confederation stated it totally helps all obligatory countermeasures to be taken by the Chinese language authorities.
The Confederation additionally referred to as on Washington to take the voice of Chinese language authorities, enterprise group and Chinese language shoppers severely, and to cease utilizing numerous excuses to hurt the professional pursuits of Chinese language corporations, and proper the flawed legislative and administrative strikes as quickly as attainable.