2021-03-05

The Sichuan-Chongqing United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Department held a joint meeting to promote the construction of the Chengdu-Chongqing dual-city economic circle

By yqqlm yqqlm

China News Service, Chongqing, March 5 (Reporter Liu Xianglin) The reporter learned from the United Front Work Department of the Chongqing Municipal Party Committee on the 5th that the first meeting of the United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Department of Sichuan and Chongqing was held in Guang’an, Sichuan on the 4th. The heads of the United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Departments of 25 cities and districts (counties) in Sichuan and Chongqing gathered together to exchange views on promoting the construction of the Chengdu-Chongqing dual-city economic circle and helping the “14th Five-Year Plan” achieve a good start.

The Sichuan-Chongqing United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Department held a joint meeting to promote the construction of the Chengdu-Chongqing dual-city economic circle

The picture shows the meeting site. Photographed by Wu Bensong

In the past year, the United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Departments of Sichuan and Chongqing signed a cooperation agreement to jointly hold a seminar on the construction of the Chengdu-Chongqing double-city economic circle and jointly promote the establishment of the Sichuan-Chongqing Overseas Chinese Business Association at home and abroad. Alliance, co-organized the first annual meeting of “Overseas Sichuan-Chongqing Association Presidents Association”, etc., and facilitated the signing of 38 high-tech cooperation projects, the first batch of 130 overseas Sichuan-Chongqing overseas Chinese groups in 35 countries and Sichuan and Chongqing The Overseas Chinese Business Association joined the cooperative alliance. The heads of 106 overseas Chinese overseas Chinese associations from Sichuan and Chongqing participated in the first annual meeting of the joint meeting through a combination of online and offline methods. More than 120 representatives of overseas Chinese businessmen went to Mianyang City and Chongqing, Sichuan Province. Investing in Yongchuan District and other places to jointly promote the construction of “one pole, two centers, and two places”, and make positive contributions to serving the country’s major strategies and helping Sichuan and Chongqing to open up and develop.

The meeting emphasized that 2021 is the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China, the “14th Five-Year Plan” and the beginning of the new journey of building a modern and powerful socialist country. The United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Departments in Sichuan and Chongqing will further improve the mechanism. , Form a joint force, improve effectiveness, and jointly tell the story of China, the Communist Party of China, and the story of socialism with Chinese characteristics. Organize a symposium for representatives of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan overseas Chinese to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the party and a tour of Chengdu-Chongqing twin cities at home and abroad. The second annual meeting of the Association Cooperation Alliance and the Overseas Chinese Business Cooperation Fair, the trip to Sichuan and Chongqing by Chinese media at home and abroad, and the establishment of a think tank for supporting the overseas Chinese in Sichuan, etc., are promoting Sino-foreign exchanges, gathering consensus, and promoting development. Strengthen cooperation in areas such as opening up, effectively protecting and benefiting overseas Chinese, and make new and greater contributions to promoting the construction of the Chengdu-Chongqing dual-city economic circle and helping the “14th Five-Year Plan” achieve a good start.

At the meeting, Zigong City of Sichuan and Qianjiang District of Chongqing, Suining City of Sichuan and Tongnan District of Chongqing, Neijiang City of Sichuan and Shizhu County of Chongqing, Dazhou City of Sichuan and Chengkou County of Chongqing, Ziyang City of Sichuan and Dazu of Chongqing District, Yuechi County of Sichuan and Hechuan District of Chongqing and other 12 cities and districts (counties) adjacent to Sichuan and Chongqing including the United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Department, Lidu Garden Community of Wuhou District of Chengdu City and Yanggongqiao Community of Yubei Road Street in Shapingba District, Longqiao of Luzhou City Sub-community and Sunshine Community of Chunhui Road Street, Dadukou District, Binjiang Community of Zhongcheng Street, Shunqing District of Nanchong City, Zifu Road Community of Longta Street, Yubei District, Renhe Community of Cuiping District of Yibin City, and Fuli Ocean Community of Guanyinqiao Street, Jiangbei District Wait for 8 communities to form overseas Chinese affairs working pairs and sign friendly cooperation agreements.

Yang Daqing, deputy director of the United Front Work Department of Chongqing Municipal Party Committee and director of the Municipal Overseas Chinese Affairs Office, Wen Su, deputy director of the United Front Work Department of the Sichuan Provincial Party Committee and director of the Provincial Overseas Chinese Affairs Office, Chen Wei, member of the Standing Committee of the Guang’an Municipal Party Committee and director of the United Front Work Department, and adjacent to Sichuan and Chongqing More than 80 people attended the meeting, including heads of United Front Overseas Chinese Affairs Departments in 25 cities, districts (counties), and representatives of grassroots overseas Chinese affairs work demonstration units. During the meeting, the delegates also visited Deng Xiaoping’s hometown and received education in party history and patriotism.