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Silk Road Economic Belt Core Area Forum opens in Xinjiang

Seetao 2022-07-19 10:02
  • Xinjiang, as the western gate of the Belt and Road Economic Belt, is close to Central Asia and will be China's next Shanghai
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The core area of the Silk Road Economic Belt - Academician Forum on Industrial Revitalization, Innovation and Development opened on July 18, 2022 in Urumqi, Xinjiang. Liu He, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Vice Premier of the State Council, delivered a written speech.

Liu He said that at the third Belt and Road construction forum, General Secretary Xi Jinping, from the perspective of coordinating the overall strategy of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation and the great changes in the world unseen in a century, comprehensively summarized the achievements, scientifically analyzed the situation, and contributed to the joint construction of the Belt and Road Initiative. The high-quality development of One Road has made a major deployment, which provides a fundamental basis for promoting the joint construction of the Belt and Road in the new era. Recently, during the inspection and research in Xinjiang, clear requirements were put forward for doing a good job in Xinjiang.

Liu He pointed out that Xinjiang is located in the hinterland of the Eurasian continent, with obvious geographical advantages and an important strategic position. It is the core area of the Silk Road Economic Belt. In recent years, under the guidance of the Party’s strategy for governing Xinjiang in the new era, Xinjiang has insisted on promoting the construction of core areas and actively integrated into the overall layout of the country’s opening to the west. Development advantages and usher in an important strategic opportunity period for high-quality development. Industry is the foundation of development, and innovation is the primary driving force. It is necessary to give full play to the intellectual achievements and resource advantages of academicians and experts, jointly seek the revitalization of Xinjiang's industry, help Xinjiang's innovation and development, fully implement the major deployment of the Party Central Committee on all-round training, introduction and use of talents, establish a new concept of talent development, and put more talents' intelligence The normalized introduction and fall of resources will promote the high-quality development of Xinjiang to a new level and achieve new results, and play a greater role in participating in and serving the national strategy.

Academicians of the two academies take the pulse of the construction of the core area of the Xinjiang Silk Road Economic Belt

On the 18th, the Academician Forum on Industrial Revitalization, Innovation and Development, the core area of the Silk Road Economic Belt, was held in Urumqi. More than 100 academicians of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Chinese Academy of Engineering, experts in various fields and business leaders conducted dialogues and discussions around the theme of the forum. The construction of the core area of the Silk Road Economic Belt in Xinjiang is the pulse of consultation.

Bai Chunli, academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and chairman of the Belt and Road Alliance of International Science Organizations, said: I have been to Xinjiang many times, and I feel that Xinjiang has ushered in an important period of strategic opportunity for high-quality economic development. At present, Xinjiang's social stability, economic development, and improvement of people's livelihood are more urgent than at any time in the past, and Xinjiang needs scientific and technological support more urgently, and it is more necessary to strengthen the driving force of innovation. Xinjiang is rich in renewable energy. The total reserves of wind energy resources and the total annual solar radiation rank among the top in the country. It is a large-scale clean energy base promoted in China's 14th Five-Year Plan and the 2035 Vision Outline.

Liu Weidong, director of the Belt and Road Research Center of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, said that Xinjiang has been identified as the economic core area of the Silk Road because it plays a very important role and position in the entire Eurasian economic, trade and logistics network. He said that for Xinjiang, looking east is also the Belt and Road Initiative. In other words, being able to attract companies from other provinces and cities to Xinjiang is also promoting the construction of the Belt and Road Initiative. Therefore, I think that the core area of the Silk Road Economic Belt in Xinjiang should not only look west, but also look east. Keywords: engineering news, Belt and Road news

At the academician forum held on the same day, the Chinese Academy of Engineering and other parties also signed a number of cooperation agreements with relevant parties in Xinjiang, and held the awarding of the Xinjiang Academician Federation and the unveiling of the Silk Road (Guangdong Trade Line) Digital Economy Research Institute. In addition, three roundtable dialogues with the themes of "Promoting High-Quality Economic Development", "Innovation-Driven Development", and "Industry-University-Research Integration Boosting Industrial Revitalization" were held, as well as seminars on carbon peaking and carbon neutrality to promote high-quality economic development. , experts in various fields provide suggestions for Xinjiang to promote high-quality economic development.Editor/XingWentao