xinhua news agency reported that xi jinping, general secretary of the cpc central committee, president of prc, and president of the central military commission of prc, made his investigation in xuzhou, jiangsu province recently, stressing that in-depth study and implementation of the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china is the first political task of the party and throughout the country currently and in the future. all regions and departments must fully understand and accurately grasp the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china, solidly implement the decisions and deployment of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china, and promote various causes of the party and state to a new level closely around the requirements of socialism with the chinese characteristics in the new era.
it was cold but alive in north jiangsu province in winter. on december 12 to 13, 2017, xi jinping, accompanied by lou qinjian, secretary of jiangsu provincial party committee of the cpc, wu zhenglong, governor of jiangsu province, carried out the investigation and research on the implementation and study of the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china and current economic and social development situation in enterprises, rural areas, and revolutionary memorial halls in xuzhou, jiangsu province.
on december 12 to 13, 2017, xi jinping, general secretary of the cpc central committee, state president, and president of the central military commission, carried out the investigation and research in xuzhou, jiangsu province. this is the photo taken when xi jinping visited the model workers, technical experts, and other workers' representatives, encouraging them to perform excellently in the struggle to realize the chinese dream in heavy machinery co., ltd., xcmg in the afternoon of december 12. by reporter xie huanchi, xinhua news agency
on december 12, after arriving in xuzhou from beijing, xi jinping first investigated heavy machinery co., ltd., xcmg, which was previously lunan eighth arsenal of the eighth route arty, established in 1943. xcmg has independently researched and developed a variety of heavy machineries in recent years, which occupy a leading market share and have been exported to the world, and at the same time made important progress in developing the intelligent manufacturing promoted by the state, participating in the military and civilian integration development, and taking part in the "belt and road" construction. xi jinping understood the details about business development, independent innovation, international cooperation, talents cultivation, the party building construction, and so on in combination with the display boards, and affirmed the enterprise’s achievements in inheriting red genes and adapt to the development of times. he stressed that state-owned enterprises are important material and political foundation of socialism with chinese characteristics and a pillar of the socialist economy with chinese characteristics. state-owned enterprises are expected to deepen the reform and improve their operation and management level according to the deployment of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china so as to make state-owned enterprises become the backbone of carrying out the new development concept and comprehensively deepening the reform, and also the important pillar and dependent power of the cpc in governing and rejuvenating the country.
xi jinping came to assembly workshop for crane chassis to visit the intelligent production line, understand the intelligent tightening system, digital assembly process, and the production process and technical essentials for the finished all-terrain crane, which went offline from the production line newly, watched the demonstration operation of the industrial internet big data platform, listened to the enterprise’s report on implementing manufacturing industry servicing and remote big-data service, and also sincerely exchanged with the workers on the site. with strong interest, he also stepped onto the cab of the xca220 all-terrain wheeled crane fully independently developed by xcmg, asking the technical personnel for new details for technical innovation and operational procedures. xi jinping pointed out that we must always attach great importance to developing and growing the real economy and for this we must grasp the manufacturing industry well. the equipment manufacturing industry is the backbone of the manufacturing industry, so we must increase the investment, strengthen the research and development, speed up the development, strive to occupy the commanding height, and control the technological voice, to make our country a modern equipment manufacturing power. innovation is the source of core competitiveness of enterprises. many core technologies cannot be requested or bought. to carry out the major decision of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china party's 19th about changes in quality, efficiency, and dynamics in the economic development and realizing the transformation from made in china to created in china, from chinese speed to chinese quality, and chinese product to chinese brand, we must have the confidence, patience, and concentration to pay special attention to independent innovation. state-owned enterprises should become the new force to deepen the supply-side structural reform, raise the level of development aiming at the international standards, and promote the industry to move towards the high end of the global value chain. xi jinping also encouraged xcmg to focus on the world's leading edge and to explore good model and good experience in the innovative development.
on the square outside the workshop, dozens of engineering machinery products produced by xcmg, including hoisting, compaction, carry-scraper, road building machinery, and pile driving machinery were arranged orderly. when a mountain excavator was demonstrating operations, xi jinping carefully watched and examined it, and also understood the performance and use of the products in detail, hoping that xcmg will continue to expand its technological advantages, have a larger market, play a bigger role, and create more benefits.
then, xi jinping paid a kind visit to xcmg's labor models, technical experts and other staff representatives. he enthusiastically told the staff that xcmg had a glorious history and was sure to have a better future; china's economy was moving from high speed to high quality, which was a must. every industry and every enterprise must move forward in this direction; the 19th national congress of the communist party of china had drawn up a blueprint for building a modern socialist country, for which every can enjoys benefits and also must undertake responsibilities; vast enterprise employees should strengthen the sense of pride and mission of the working class in the new era, cherish posts and devote wholeheartedly to work, struggle and dedicate, and vigorously carry forward the spirit of labor model and craftsmen in striving to perform excellently during the realization of the chinese dream.
after leaving xcmg, xi jinping took a bus to shennong quay, one of the rectifying projects for the pan’an coal mining subsidence area in jiawang district, xuzhou. this once barren coal mining subsidence area, through ecological restoration and landscape construction, has become a wetland scenic spot with lakes and trees. after listening to the report on the rectification of the coal mining subsidence area as well as the transformation and development of the resource-exhausted city, xi jinping walked to the lake to see the new scenery. the economic transformation and development of resource-exhausted cities, he said, was a big article, which has been proven in practice that it can be successful completely, and it was key to carry out the new development concept, unswervingly take the civilized development path for developed production, affluent life, and good ecology. also he pointed that it was necessary to summarize and popularize the useful experience in rectification of coal mining subsidence area.
on december 12 to 13, 2017, xi jinping, general secretary of the cpc central committee, state president, and president of the central military commission, carried out the investigation and research in xuzhou, jiangsu province. this is the photo taken when xi jinping exchanged with the cpc party members in the activity room of cpc party members in mazhuang village, pan’an lake sub-district, who were studying the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china on the afternoon of december 12. by reporter xie huanchi, xinhua news agency
later, xi jinping visited mazhuang village, pan’an lake sub-district nearby. xi jinping observed the photos, documents and physical objects in the village historical archive. he affirmed the village’s experience in transforming from the survival purely on coal to on the common development of several industries, and also pointed out that it was the important measure for speeding up in promoting the modernized agriculture and rural areas to develop characteristic industry and characteristic economy, and necessary to design and implement the measures according to local conditions. in the activity room of cpc party members, xi jinping, walking among the cpc party members who were studying the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china, listened to their talk about learning, saw their learning notes and asked what they were feeling the deepest and what opinion and suggestion they had, and hoped that they could play a positive role in studying and implementing the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china. he pointed out that rural grass-roots party organizations were the leadership core for all rural organizations and all the work and it was necessary to strengthen the functions of countryside basic-level party organizations, and build these rural grass-roots party organizations into the strong fighting bastion of propagandizing the party's claims, implement the party's decisions, leading the grassroots governance, unifying and mobilizing the masses, and promoting the reform and development.
in the village's sachet studio, xi jinping appreciated various sachets made by villagers. wang xiuying, an 80-year-old villager, told the general secretary that her sachets filled with the traditional chinese medicine were sold well and she earned the net income of more than rmb 200,000 yuan a year. xi jinping, holding a sachets, complimented her on her craft and bought one after paying by himself. he said laughing, "i am also willing to support you."
in the village’s comprehensive service room, the people were using the public data information platform to understand the village information. xi jinping exchanged with them, watched the public information demonstration through the television screen, understood the process through which villagers query the related matters on a computer, told the local cadres to necessarily do a good job in release of the village affairs and information services, so as to really let data more go longer but villagers run less errands. in the village’s culture hall, xi jinping, watched the villagers’ show with the bamboo clappers played to propagandize the spirit of the 19th national congress of the communist party of china, commended them for good edition and perfect performance, and also encouraged them to contribute more to enrichen villagers' cultural life. xi jinping pointed out that the rural spiritual civilization construction was very important, changes from substance to spirit or from spirit to substance is a dialectic point of view, and it was necessary to pay special attention to improve farmers' spirit to develop both material civilization and spiritual civilization in order to implement the strategy of rejuvenating the country.
when xi jinping left mazhuang village, the villagers said hello to the general secretary. xi jinping shook hands with everyone and wished everyone a healthy and happy life. the applause, laughter, and cheers lasted for a long time.
on december 12 to 13, 2017, xi jinping, general secretary of the cpc central committee, state president, and president of the central military commission, carried out the investigation and research in xuzhou, jiangsu province. this is the photo taken when xi jinping visited the huaihai campaign memorial on the afternoon of december 13. by reporter xie huanchi, xinhua news agency
on the afternoon of march 13, xi jinping came to the east food of phoenix mountain in xuzhou and visited the martyrs’ monument for huaihai campaign and also the huaihai campaign memorial. the huaihai campaign was a decisive battle in the liberation war of the chinese people and played an important role in the liberation war of the chinese people. xi jinping laid a flower basket and made three bows in front of the martyrs’ monument. at the memorial, he mainly visited the display boards for pre-war situation, implementation of the campaign, and the people's support. he listened to the explanation and also asked for the related details, stopping for times to ponder and contemplate. he stressed that we honored the revolutionary martyrs in order to inherit their legacy, carry forward their spirit, not forget our original intention, keep the mission in mind, and always struggle on the way opened with their blood and life. xi jinping pointed out that the huaihai campaign profoundly enlightened us of what determines the outcome of a war is not surely weapon or soldier, military strategies and tactics, soldiers’ confidence and courage, people's support and help are often more important factors. we should carry forward the red gene of the people's army, strive to cultivate revolutionary armyman of the new era with soul, ability, blood and morality, and maintain the nature, purpose and true quality of the people's army; also inherit and expand the glorious traditions and historical experience of our party and the people's army, and continue to advance on the path of upholding and developing socialism with chinese characteristics.
ding xuexiang, liu he, xu qiliang and responsible persons of the related central departments accompanied xi jinping during the investigation.