To make new and greater contributions to building China into a world power in science and technology
Li Keqiang gives instructions
Xinhua news agency, Beijing, November, 1, on the occasion of the 70th anniversary founding of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, chairman of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, sent a congratulatory letter to the CPC Central Committee on behalf of the central Committee of the CPC.
In his congratulatory letter, Xi Jinping pointed out that in the past 70 years, under the firm leadership of the party, the Chinese Academy of Sciences has boldly explored, innovating and practicing the technology, and solved a great deal of major scientific and technological problems that are related to the overall situation of the country. It has broken through a large number of key core technologies restricting development, and has achieved a large number of first-rate achievements, and has written a brilliant chapter in New Chinas scientific and technological innovation. The advanced deeds of several generations of scientists of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, such as seeking truth and being pragmatic, serving the country and the people, and selfless dedication, fully demonstrate the patriotic feelings and noble character of the majority of intellectuals in China.
Xi Jinping stressed that in todays world, innovation is the first driving force for development. It is hoped that CAS will not forget its original intention and mission, seize strategic opportunities, set up a new trend of reform, climb the peak of science and technology, speed up the creation of the original source of innovation, accelerate the breakthrough of key core technologies, and strive to seize the commanding heights of science and technology, so as to make new and greater contributions to building China into a world power of science and technology.
Li Keqiang, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Premier of the State Council, pointed out that in the past 70 years since the establishment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Chinese Academy of Sciences has been committed to meeting the major needs of the country, advancing with science, achieving fruitful results and bringing forth talents in large numbers, which has made great contributions to the advancement of science and technology and economic and social development of the country. In the face of a new round of technological and industrial revolution in the world, the Chinese Academy of Sciences is shouldering the heavy responsibility. We must adhere to the guidance of Xi Jinpings socialist ideology with Chinese characteristics in the new era, conscientiously implement the decision-making and deployment of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, implement the innovation driven development strategy, aim at the frontier of future technology development and the distant development needs of the national parents, and strive to deepen the reform of the science and technology system. Pei Yuliang is good at innovating the ecology, respecting the laws, laying solid foundations for basic research, strengthening international cooperation and promoting science. The spirit of home, in the field of scientific and technological research to climb more peaks, in the key core technology to make more breakthroughs, in the cultivation of outstanding scientific and technological talents to achieve more results, to make greater contributions to building a strong country in science and technology.
On the morning of 1, the Chinese Academy of Sciences held a 70th anniversary celebration conference. Xi Jinpings congratulatory letters and Li Keqiangs instructions were read at the meeting. Liu He, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and vice premier of the State Council, addressed the meeting. He said that the congratulations of general secretary Xi Jinping fully affirmed the achievements made by the Chinese Academy of Sciences in the past 70 years, and pointed out the direction for the future development of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. In the past 70 years, the majority of scientific researchers of the Chinese Academy of sciences have overcome difficulties and climbed the summit bravely. They have made a number of significant scientific and technological achievements that have attracted worldwide attention, leaving behind many impressive and moving advanced deeds. It is hoped that CAS will make further efforts in the future development, play a key role in basic research, play a new role in tackling key core technology problems, play a leading role in deepening the reform of science and technology system, play a high role in cultivating high-level scientific and technological talents, and play a leading role in promoting the spirit of scientists.
At the meeting, the head of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, academicians and experts, young scientific research backbones and student representatives made speeches.
The Chinese Academy of Sciences was founded on November 1, 1949. Over the past 70 years, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, with the mission of innovating science and technology, serving the country and benefiting the people, has made a number of remarkable scientific and technological achievements, and made important contributions to Chinas scientific and technological progress, economic and social development and national security.