On December 31, 2014, the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference held a New Year tea party in the Beijing National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. Yu Zhengsheng, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, presided over the tea party. Xinhua News Agency reporter Pang Xinglei
CPPCC National Committee Holds New Year Tea Party
Xi Jinping made an important speech
Li Keqiang Zhang Dejiang Liu Yunshan Wang Qishan Zhang Gaoli
Yu Zhengsheng chaired
On the morning of December 31, the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference held a new year tea party in the National People’s Political Consultative Conference Hall. The leaders of the Party and State Xi Jinping, Li Keqiang, Zhang Dejiang, Yu Zhengsheng, Liu Yunshan, Wang Qishan, and Zhang Gaoli are the representatives of the central committees of the democratic parties, heads of the National Federation of Industry and Commerce, representatives of non-partisan individuals, heads of the central and state organs, and people from all ethnic groups in the capital. The representatives of the people gathered together to welcome the 2015 New Year’s Day.
General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, Chairman of the State, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission Xi Jinping made an important speech at the tea party. He emphasized that the problem is the voice of the times and that people are the biggest politics. To advance the work of the party and the state, we must persist in problem orientation and listen to the people. The greater our goals and the greater the arduous mission we have, the more we need everyone to create a rope to go for business. Let us unite more closely, and strive toward our common goal and strive for a more brilliant tomorrow.
On behalf of the CPC Central Committee, the State Council, and the Central Military Commission, Xi Jinping sent all democratic parties, industrial and commercial associations, non-partisan individuals, and people’s organizations to the majority of workers, peasants, intellectuals, cadres, and people from all walks of life to the PLA’s commanders and officers, armed policemen, and public security officers. The police officers of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region compatriots, compatriots from the Macao Special Administrative Region, compatriots from Taiwan, and compatriots from overseas, extended greetings to the international friends who cared for and supported China’s modernization drive and wished everyone a happy new year.
Xi Jinping pointed out that in the past year, the CPC Central Committee has united and led the people of all ethnic groups in the country, adhered to the overall tone of the work of stability and progress, actively adjusted to the new normal of economic development, and paid attention to planning major issues of strategic importance and long-term development. Great progress has been made in socialist economic construction, political construction, cultural construction, social construction, ecological civilization construction, national defense and army building, and diplomatic work. The CPC Central Committee has focused on the Party’s mass line education practice activities, focusing on punishing formalism, bureaucracy, hedonism, and extravagance. The Party style is one of the new styles of government. We have stepped up the fight against corruption and adhered to the “Tiger” and “Flies” to fight together. A group of corrupt elements have been punished with party discipline and national laws. In the past year, our hoofs have steadily pushed forward with various reforms, and the central government has comprehensively deepened the 80 key reform tasks identified by the leading group, and the central authorities have also completed 108 reform tasks. A total of 370 reform achievements have been issued in all aspects. Some hard bones that have been difficult for many years have fallen, and reform has injected a powerful impetus for China’s development. These achievements are jointly created by everyone and honor belongs to everyone.
Xi Jinping stressed that at present, the times and the situation are generally favorable, but the arduous risks are increasing. We must fully implement the spirit of the Third and Fourth Plenary Sessions of the Eighteenth and Eighteenth CPC Central Committee, take Deng Xiaoping Theory, the important thinking of the ‘Three Represents’ and the scientific concept of development as guidance, continue to promote the building of a well-to-do society in an all-round way, and comprehensively deepen reforms. We must govern the country in a comprehensive manner and strictly manage the party, highlight innovation-driven, strengthen risk prevention and control, strengthen people’s livelihood security, and complete the tasks and tasks set in the “Twelfth Five-Year Plan” as scheduled. We must unswervingly safeguard the long-term prosperity and stability of Hong Kong and Macao. We must deepen cross-Strait cooperation and exchanges, promote cross-Strait relations and build a Chinese dream. We must hold high the banner of peace, development, cooperation, and win-win cooperation, actively implement the “One Belt and One Road” strategy, and promote the cause of human civilization and progress.
Xi Jinping pointed out that the Fourth Plenary Session of the 18th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) made top-level design and overall deployment in order to promote the rule of law. Promoting the rule of law in a comprehensive manner is a broad and profound revolution in the field of state governance. We must implement each item one by one and comprehensively promote all deployments and measures for the rule of law.
Xi Jinping emphasized that in the coming year, we have solemnly celebrated the 65th anniversary of the establishment of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. The CPPCC has played an important role as an important channel for deliberative democracy, focusing on setting up a negotiation platform, innovating consultation vehicles, increasing consultation density, and focusing on reform and development. Stabilizing major issues, conducting in-depth investigations and studies, reflecting social conditions and public opinions, and conducting democratic supervision have made important contributions to advancing reform, opening up, and socialist modernization. In the new year, we must consolidate and develop the most extensive patriotic united front, adhere to and improve the system of multi-party cooperation and political consultation under the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party, and continue to pool our hearts and increase our strength for the development of our cause. The CPPCC must conduct in-depth investigations and inspections, negotiate and discuss political affairs, actively carry out democratic supervision, speak the truth, enter into proverbs, and implement practical measures. We must strengthen the establishment of a deliberative democracy system, set up consultation platforms for all parties, groups, and people from all walks of life to enrich the forms of consultations and create a democratic atmosphere, so as to inject new vitality into the development of socialist democracy in our country. (Full text of the speech is issued separately)
The tea party was presided over by Yu Zhengsheng, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. He pointed out that General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech recalled the important achievements made by the CPC Central Committee in 2014 under the unity of the people of all ethnic groups in the country to push forward reform and opening up and socialist modernization, analyzed the current situation and tasks facing us, and stressed that the party’s The important principles that must be adhered to in all aspects of the country’s work are for us to thoroughly implement the spirit of the CCP’s 18th and 18th sessions of the 3rd and 4th Plenary Sessions, take the initiative to adapt to the new normal, strive to create a new situation, coordinate and promote the building of a well-to-do society, and comprehensively deepen It is of important guiding significance to reform and comprehensively promote the rule of law and comprehensive and strict governance of the party. The speech fully affirmed the People’s Political Consultative Conference’s new achievements in centering and serving the overall situation, conscientiously fulfilling its functions over the past year, combined with new situations and tasks, and put forward clear requirements for giving full play to the important role of the united front and doing a good job in the work of the CPPCC. We must conscientiously study, understand and thoroughly implement it. We must unify our thinking and actions to the decision-making and deployment of the CPC Central Committee, actively conduct investigations and research, steadily advance deliberative democracy, broadly gather all forces, and constantly improve our ability to perform duties and work hard for the Party and the The country has made new contributions to its business development.
Zhang Baowen, chairman of the Democratic League Central Committee, spoke on behalf of the Central Committee of the Democratic Party, the All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce, and non-partisan individuals. He said that he would more closely unite around the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the general secretary, inherited and carried forward the fine tradition of multi-party cooperation, and conciliated. We will work together to forge ahead and create a new situation in the cause of socialism with Chinese characteristics. We will work hard to fully build a well-to-do society, realize the goal of “two hundred years” and the Chinese dream of a great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.
At the tea party, Xi Jinping came among people from all walks of life and cordially shook hands and talked with each other and exchanged greetings. Afterwards, some members of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and literary and art workers performed wonderful programs, and the venue was filled with a festive and warm atmosphere.
In Beijing, members of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Secretary of the Central Secretariat, some members of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, some leading comrades of the State Council, leaders of the CPPCC National Committee, and former veterans of the CPPCC National Committee attended the tea party. (Xinhua, Beijing, December 31st, reporters Wu Jingjing and Sun Tiexiang)