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For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-27/Young-Tibetans-and-their-pursuit-of-happiness-UVwxTTncrK/index.html There is no place like southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, which is rich is natural and scenic resources but lags behind in terms of industrialization and modernization. Just like many others in the country, young people in the region surf the internet on the phone and use TikTok after work. They aspire to have high-paying stable jobs through education and skill development. #TibetCGTN YouTube Channel
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