Chinaâ€™s economy has experienced rapid growth over the last thirty years as a result of its reforms and opening to the world, and made remarkable
achievements. The rise of China is changing the pattern of economy and politics
of the world and its cultural influence is gradually expanding. This paper
discusses which factors will ensure or hinder China's sustainable development,
major challenges China will face in the next 10 years, and the role China will
play in the world 2018.