Youxian district will stick to high-quality development in the next five years by implementing the new development concept and integrating into the new development pattern in the new stage of development, said Han Xiaoqing, acting head of the district.
The first session of the seventh People's Congress of Youxian District, Mianyang, Sichuan province opens on Sep 27. [Photo provided to Asia Pacific Daily]
Han made the remark at the first session of the seventh People's Congress of Youxian District, Mianyang, Sichuan province, which opened on Sep 27.
Youxian district is home to a number of hi-tech companies. [Photo by Wang Jian / For Asia Pacific Daily]
Han said the district government has successfully completed the main goals set in the Thirteenth Five-Year Plan (2016-20), and made new historic achievements in economic and social development. During the period, the ranking of district’s regional GDP jumped from 64th to 34th in the province, with an average annual growth rate of 7.9 percent.
The regional GDP of Youxian district in Mianyang, Sichuan province is expected to exceed 40 billion yuan in 2021, he said.
Han said the district government aimed to significantly enhance the economic strength, scientific and technological strength of Youxian in the next five years, and to raise the sense of fulfillment, happiness and security of Youxian people.
Youxian district attaches great importance to the develop of modern agriculture, to improve the livelihood of rural residents. [Photo by Qin Chao / For Asia Pacific Daily]
The district will attach great importance to technological innovation, manufacturing upgrade, and urban-rural integration, striving to become a benchmark for technological innovation, a highland for advanced manufacturing, a model for urban-rural integration, an example for law-based governance, and a pioneer for common prosperity in the city and even in the province, according to Han.
He said the district will deepen reforms in key areas, promote wider opening-up to the outside world , and further improve the business environment.
It will also give priority to the development of advanced manufacturing, accelerate the development of modern service industries, and promote the develop of modern agriculture, to achieve new breakthroughs in high-quality economic development.