On January 18th, with various scheduled agendas being successfully accomplished, the 3rd Session of the 1st Jing’an District People’s Congress was successfully closed in Haishang Culture Center.
The executive chairmen of the session were An Lusheng, Li Weiping, Gu Yunhao, Ye Jianhua, Song Zhen, Feng Lu, Duan Wenlong, Wu Liping, Yang Zhijian, Jiang Tianxi, Yan Junying, Zeng Xiaoying, Ren Wei, Zhou Huizhen, Yu Linwei and Jiang Weicheng. Lu Xiaodong, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Jing’an District Committee and Governor of Jing’an District and Chen Yongdi, Chairman of Jing’an District CPPCC were seated at the front row of the rostrum. 303 people attended the session with 343 supposed to attend in total, which conformed to the quorum.
He Yiqin was elected as Director of Supervisory Committee of Jing’an District through the voting method of secret ballot; Li Huazhong, Chen Li and Chen Suyu were elected as members of the Standing Committee of Jing’an District People’s Congress in a by-election; Newly-elected Director of Supervisory Committee of Jing’an District met with representatives. Newly-elected people also attended an oath-taking ceremony held in the conference to make a vow to the Constitution.
The conference approved by voting the Decisions on the Work Report of Jing’an District People’s Government, the Decisions on the Implement Condition of 2017 Jing’an District National Economic and Social Development Plan and 2018 National Economic and Social Development Plan, the Decisions on the Execution Condition of 2017 Jing’an District Budget and 2018 Jing’an District Budget, the Decisions on the Work Report of the Standing Committee of Jing’an District People’s Congress, the Decisions on the Work Report of Jing’an District People’s Court and the Decisions of the Work Report of Jing’an District People’s Procuratorate.
An Lusheng, Secretary of CPC Jing’an District Committee, made an important speech. He pointed that in 2017 under the solid guidance of Municipal Committee and Government, the whole district sincerely put into practice decisions and arrangements of District Committee. They held firmly the working keynote of “Improvement” on the basis of deep integration, sped up efforts to implement the development strategy of “One Developmental Axis with Three Gathering Zones”, continued to work hard by focusing on the goal of building “Urban Fine Management Demonstration Area”, and made breakthrough in solving problems of reform; economic development advanced steadily, people’s livelihood continued to be improved, the society kept harmonious and stable, and all targets and tasks had been completely finished.
An Lusheng emphasized that 2018 was the opening year to fully put into practice the spirits of the 19th National Congress of CPC, the 40th anniversary of the reform and opening-up, the important connecting year of the “13th Five-Year Plan”, and at the same time the essential year for Jing’an District to realize the new leap at a new starting point. To complete every work well is a difficult task and of great significance. The 7th session of 1st District Committee made it clear that we need to stick to the general working keynote of “Seeking Improvement in Stability”, be firm to the development orientation of “Pursuit Excellence”, firmly hold the topic of “Leap” and to push development of Jing‘an District to reach a new level under the guidance of Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era of President Xi. Representatives of District People’s Congress, Standing Committee of the District People’s Congress and all NPC members should focus on realizing overstepping development, and better play the functional role of People’s Congress; they should raise the people’s sense of gain by actively pushing livelihood issues to be effectively solved; they should put into practice the comprehensive implementation of the rule of law, advancing steadily the construction of the city and districts governed based on the law; they should also focus on pushing work of People’s Congress to reach a new level, continuously strengthen and improve its work.
An Lusheng said that District Committee would as always emphasize and give full support to District People’s Congress and its Standing Committee to fulfill their responsibilities and carry on their work according to the law, practically strengthen their guidance to the work of People’s Congress, include the work of People’s Congress in the overall work layout, and plan, arrange and push it uniformly. “One Government and Two Departments” and different departments and offices should consciously accept the supervision of People’s Congress, seriously complete decisions of People’s Congress, actively report their work to the People’s Congress and Standing Committee of People’s Congress, seriously deal with representatives’ bills and written proposals, actively create conditions for deputies of People’s Congress. In the new year, the tasks of innovation and development would still be very tough, so all the people in the district should stay more closely around the central Party with president Xi as the core, to enhance confidence, adhere to a down-to-earth working style, stick to reform and innovation, conquer difficulties, and fight for an “International Jing’an, A Dream Paradise” and strive for pushing Jing’an to be “New benchmark of central urban areas and new highlight of Shanghai development”.