1. 一国两制 One Country, Two Systems
Since their return to the motherland, Hong Kong and Macao have embarked on a broad road along which they and the mainland draw on each other's strengths and pursue common development, and the success of the "one country, two systems" principle has won global recognition.
2. 三严三实 Three stricts and three honests
"Three stricts and three honests," The slogan refers to: "be strict in morals, power and disciplining oneself; be honest in decisions, business and behavior."
3. “两个一百年”奋斗目标 The Two Centenary Goals
These goals are to complete the building of a comprehensively moderate prosperous society and double China's 2010 GDP and per capita income for both urban and rural residents by the time the CPC celebrates its centenary in 2021; and to build China into a modern socialist country that is prosperous, strong, democratic, culturally advanced, and harmonious and reach the level of moderately developed countries by the time the People's Republic of China celebrates its centenary in 2049.
4. “三个代表”重要思想 Important thought of Three Represents
The essence of Three Represents is that the CPC must always represent the development trend of China's advanced productive forces, the orientation of China's advanced culture and the fundamental interests of the overwhelming majority of the Chinese people.
5. “三个自信” The "Three Areas of Confidence"
The "Three Areas of Confidence" refers to confidence in the path, theories and system of socialism with Chinese characteristics.
6. “四个全面”战略布局 Four-Pronged Comprehensive Strategy
全面建成小康社会 finish building a moderately prosperous society;
全面深化改革 deepen reform;
全面依法治国 advance the law-based governance of China;
全面从严治党 Strengthen Party self-discipline.
7. 四个现代化 Four modernizations
The modernization of agriculture, industry, national defense, and science and technology
8. 四项基本原则 The Four Cardinal Principles
第一，必须坚持社会主义道路；We must keep to the socialist road.
第二，必须坚持无产阶级专政；We must uphold the dictatorship of the proletariat.
第三，必须坚持共产党的领导；We must uphold the leadership of the Communist Party.
第四，必须坚持马列主义、毛泽东思想。We must uphold Marxism-Leninism and Mao Zedong Thought.
9. “四风”问题 four forms of decadence
Currently, the CPC faces "four forms of decadence" in its ranks – formalism, bureaucratism, hedonism, and extravagance. These run counter to the nature and mission of the CPC and generate most resentment and complaints from the public.
10. 和平共处五项原则 Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence
The Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence are: mutual respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity, mutual non-aggression, non-interference in each other’s internal affairs, equality and mutual benefit, and peaceful coexistence.
11. 五讲四美三热爱 5 stresses, 4 beauties and 3 loves
stress on decorum ,stress on manners, stress on hygiene, stress on discipline, stress on morals
beauty of the mind, beauty of the language, beauty of the behavior, beauty of the environment
love of the motherland, love of the socialism, love of the Chinese Communist Party
12. 八荣八耻 eight-honor and eight-shame
honor to those who love the motherland, and shame on those who harm the motherland
honor to those who serve the people, and shame on those who betray the people
honor to those who quest for science, and shame on those who refuse to be educated
honor to those who are hardworking, and shame on those who indulge in comfort and hate work
honor to those who help each other, and shame on those who seek gains at the expense of others
honor to those who are trustworthy, and shame on those who trade integrity for profits
honor to those who abide by law and discipline, and shame on those who break laws and disciplines
honor to those who uphold plain living and hard struggle, and shame on those who wallow in extravagance and pleasures
13. “三步走”战略 Three-Step Development Strategy
Originally floated by the central government in 1987, the first step was to double the GDP of 1980 by 1990 and to ensure that most of the population had enough food and clothing. The second step was to double the annual GDP of 1990 by 2000 and ensure that most people were living prosperous lives. The third step is to quadruple the GDP of 2000 by 2020, ensure that most people are living well-off lives and have a fully operational market economy in China.