Panel discussion of Tianjin delegation opens to media
Jin Wan Bao  2017/4/2 17:10:29

Panel discussion of Tianjin delegation opens to media.Photo by Yuchi Jianping, Jin Wan Bao

Journalists from home and abroad cover panel discussion of Tianjin

A panel discussion of the Tianjin delegation to the Fifth Session of the 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) was recently held in the Great Hall of the People, where the deputies deliberated the government work report and reviewed the annual plan for economic and social development and the budget report. Li Hongzhong, Party Chief of Tianjin, Wang Dongfeng, Mayor of Tianjin, and Huai Jinpeng, Deputy Party Chief of Tianjin participated in the discussion, which was presided over by Xiao Huaiyuan, Chairman of the Tianjin Municipal People's Congress Standing Committee.

More than 140 journalists of 76 media from home and abroad covered the panel discussion. Li, Wang and Huai all responded to the questions posed by the journalists, which mainly centered on promoting the coordinated development of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, deepening the supply-side structural reform, improving political environment, securing people’s livelihood and hosting an excellent 13th National Games.

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Authority figures in their respective fields all delivered addresses during the review and deliberation process. Wang Dongfeng introduced Tianjin’s economic and social development; Zong Guoying, Party Chief of the Tianjin Binhai New Area (TBNA), briefed about the development and opening-up of the Area; Li Shuqi, Deputy Mayor, spoke on agriculture, rural areas and farmers, as well as on new-style urbanization; Gong Ke, President of Nankai University, talked about innovation-driven development and commercialization of scientific research; Zhang Boli, President of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), addressed the concept of “Comprehensive Health” and the development of the TCM industry; Li Chaoxing, Director of the Tianjin Municipal Commission of Industry and Information Technology, highlighted optimization and upgrade of industrial structures; Bao Jingling, Chief Engineer with the Tianjin Environmental Protection Bureau, made a speech on air pollution control and joint prevention by the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region; Zhou Zhenhai, President of the People’s Bank of China Tianjin Branch, focused on financial reform and financing services for enterprises.

By Ma Gengshen and Kong Lingbin, Jin Wan Bao


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