- Chinese president Xi Jinping's New Year speech highlighted economic growth and rising living standards in 2014
- 2014 has seen Xi take down 3 top officials in China's fight against corruption: Zhou Yongkang, Xu Caihou and Liu Zhijun
- He's also taking aim at "vulgar" art and entertainment, with cleavage censored in a hit TV show.
- Xi and other top officials acknowledged the prospect of slower economic growth in 2015
Beijing, China (CNN)As New Year's Eve messages go, Xi Jinping's speech on national television was almost pitch-perfect.