On December 1, 2019, the outline of regional integration development plan for the Yangtze River Delta was released. The blueprint will be drawn, and the integrated development of Yangtze River Delta will enter a new stage of full implementation.
Building a strong and active growth pole for Chinas development
Strong and active growth pole of national development, national high-quality development model area, leading area to basically realize modernization, regional integration development model area, new highland of reform and opening up in the new erau2014u2014
As the top-level design of the Yangtze River Delta integration strategy, the outline defines the strategic position of one pole, three areas and one highland of the Yangtze River Delta, and the position of the Yangtze River Delta in the national reform and opening-up spatial layout is more clear.
On November 1, the Yangtze River Delta ecological green integration development demonstration zone construction promotion conference was held in Qingpu, Shanghai. Photo by Fang Zhe, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
On November 5, 2018, Shanghai, a leading city in the Yangtze River Delta. Regional coordinated development of the chessboard will be another success.
It will support the development of regional integration in the Yangtze River Delta and become a national strategy. General secretary Xi Jinping announced at the opening ceremony of the first China International Import fair.
The Yangtze River Delta has been entrusted with a more important mission in the new era of high quality development.
We should focus on implementing the new development concept, constructing a modern economic system, advancing the deepening reform at a higher starting point and opening to the outside world at a higher level, and cooperate with the one belt and one road construction, the coordinated development of Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei, the development of the Yangtze River economic belt, and the construction of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao, and improve the spatial layout of Chinas reform and opening up.
On September 29, 2017, the worlds first quantum secure communication trunk line - Beijing Shanghai trunk line was officially opened. This is the day when researchers worked in the quantum communication Beijing Shanghai trunk line general control center of the Institute of advanced technology, University of science and technology of China. Photographed by Liu Junxi, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
On May 2019, general secretary Xi Jinping chaired a meeting of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee to consider the outline of the Yangtze River Delta regional integration development plan. The meeting pointed out that the integration development of the Yangtze River Delta has a great role of regional driving and demonstration. It is necessary to focus on the two key points of integration and high quality, drive the development of the whole Yangtze River economic belt and East China, and form a regional cluster of high-quality development.
The river flows eastward into the sea. The Yangtze River Delta, a hot land of reform and opening up, has embarked on a new era with a quarter of the countrys total economic output, a third of the countrys annual R & D expenditure and the number of effective invention patents, a third of the countrys total import and export, foreign direct investment and foreign investment.
After the development of the Yangtze River economic belt into a national strategy, it is a kind of strategic superposition and strategic sublimation to upgrade the development of regional integration in the Yangtze River Delta into a national strategy, which enriches and improves the strategic system of regional coordinated development in China. Wu Xiaohua, vice president of the Chinese Academy of macroeconomic research, said.
The scope of the outline plan includes Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui, covering an area of 358000 square kilometers.
Wu Xiaohua said that integration is not homogenization, the key is to unify and order, increase regional comprehensive strength, activate overall vitality, and enhance the competitiveness of the main body; high quality should fully practice the concept of innovation, coordination, green, open and shared development, take a good modern civilized development path of production development, good ecology and rich life, and effectively improve the global resource allocation ability Strength and innovation strategy source ability.
Phased goal to make the development direction of Yangtze River Delta regional integration more clearu2014u2014
By 2025, substantial progress will be made in the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta and a comprehensive institutional mechanism for the integrated development will be established; by 2035, the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta will reach a high level and become the most influential and dynamic strong and active growth pole.
A series of specific indicators make the development prospect of Yangtze River Delta regional integration more promisingu2014u2014
By 2025, the urbanization rate of the permanent population will reach 70%; the R & D investment intensity will reach more than 3%; the contribution rate of scientific and technological progress will reach 65%; the output value of high-tech industry will account for 18% of the total output value of industries above Designated Size; the coverage rate of 5g network will reach 80%; the average education life of the working age population will reach 11.5 years, and the average life expectancy will reach 79 years
Zhang Xueliang, executive director of the Yangtze River Delta and Yangtze River Economic Belt Development Research Institute of Shanghai University of Finance and economics, said that the Yangtze River Delta integration should firmly grasp the strategic position of strong and active growth pole of national development, which requires both rapid growth and quality development, so as to enhance the influence and driving force on the whole country.
With the profound changes in the economic and social environment at home and abroad, the integration development of the Yangtze River Delta has entered a new stage. Wang Yiming, deputy director of the development research center of the State Council, said that the new in the new stage is reflected in: playing a leading role and a pacesetter in higher quality development; becoming a strategic support area for building a socialist modern country in an all-round way; building a world-class urban agglomeration, which occupies a more important position in the global economic landscape and urban agglomeration pattern reconstruction.
Depicting bright colors of reform and opening up
Hongqiao world center, the first store of gefeisong chocolate in Shanghai, a Zhejiang enterprise, is about to open.
On July 1 this year, Mo Xuefeng, general manager of gefeisong chocolate (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., received the business license and food business license issued by Qingpu District Market Supervision Bureau of Shanghai at the window of Jiashan County Administrative Approval Center in Zhejiang Province. In the column of residence of business license, the words of Yangtze River Delta ecological green integrated development demonstration area are used. Its very convenient to break administrative barriers and avoid running back and forth. Mo Xuefeng said.
The overall plan of the Yangtze River Delta eco green integrated development demonstration zone has been issued recently. The demonstration area covers Qingpu District, Shanghai, Wujiang District, Suzhou City, Jiangsu Province and Jiashan County, Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province. It is the first step and breakthrough to implement the integrated development strategy of the Yangtze River Delta.
The staff introduced the development of the town in Xitang Town, Jiashan County, Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province (photo taken on October 24). Xinhua Social Development Bureau (Photo by Wang Xiang)
In August this year, China (Shanghai) pilot Free Trade Zone Lingang New Area was unveiled. This new landmark of opening up will create a special economic functional area which is connected with the international prevailing rules and has more international market influence and competitiveness, and drive a new round of reform and opening up in the Yangtze River Delta.
Inside view of administrative service center of Lingang New Area of China (Shanghai) pilot free trade zone (photo taken on August 20). Photo by Fang Zhe, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
The integration demonstration zone and the new zone of the free trade zone have made the integration strategy of the Yangtze River Delta bear the distinct mark of reform and opening up from the beginning. Chen Wen, a researcher at Nanjing Institute of geography and lakes, Chinese Academy of Sciences, said.
Reform is the prime, providing strong endogenous power for the integrated development of higher qualityu2014u2014
We will explore the establishment of a flexible flow mechanism for talents with permanent household registration, permanent relationship, constant identity, two-way choice, and ability to move in and out, explore the establishment of a cost sharing and benefit sharing mechanism for cross regional industrial transfer, major infrastructure construction, and park cooperation, and improve the governments internal assessment system for the coordination and division of major economic indicators
On March 24, the Yangtze River Delta spring Talent Exchange Conference and 2019 college graduates job selection recruitment fair jointly held by Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui was held in Shanghai Exhibition Center. Photographed by Liu Ying of Xinhua News Agency
The outline emphasizes that we should persist in deepening reform in an all-round way, resolutely break down administrative barriers and institutional and institutional barriers restricting the integrated development, establish a unified and standardized system, and form a unified and open market with free flow of elements.
Chen Wen believes that the biggest difficulty of integration is to break down the institutional and institutional barriers restricting the flow of factors between regions. Under the current fiscal and administrative management system, a large number of institutional and institutional innovations are needed to make the three provinces and one district think and work hard together, promote their own strengths, promote division of labor, and promote factor concentration and free flow.
Opening up as a sail to enhance new advantages of international competition and cooperation in a higher level of collaborative opening upu2014u2014
At the second China International Import Expo, the three provinces and one City Trading Group in the Yangtze River Delta was active. Besides purchasing, Jiangsu Group has many optional actions. Xuzhou, Jiangsu Province held an industry docking meeting, aiming to integrate global supply chain resources and improve the level of construction machinery industry; Wuxi International Life Science Innovation Park jointly built by AstraZeneca, a multinational pharmaceutical company, and Wuxi City appeared, and signed cooperation agreements with institutions in Britain, Australia and other countries.
The spillover effect of the China International Fair accelerates the integration of the Yangtze River Delta.
Back against the Yangtze River, facing the Pacific Ocean. Opening up is one of the biggest advantages of the Yangtze River Deltas integrated development.
We will further expand the opening up of manufacturing, service and agriculture sectors, speed up the integration of customs clearance, jointly create a world-class market environment, and improve the policy of international talent introduction
Wu Xiaohua said that as an open highland, the Yangtze River delta needs to organize and allocate resources around the world, improve innovation and development capabilities, lead China to participate in global cooperation and competition, and strive for a broader development space.
Innovation as the soul, take the road of science and technology innovation + industry and inject strong momentum into high-quality integrated developmentu2014u2014
Shanghais comprehensive service function is complete, Jiangsus real economy foundation is good, Zhejiangs private economy is active, Anhuis science and technology innovation advantages are obvious, and human resources are rich The formation of Yangtze River Delta collaborative innovation system is accelerated, and world-class industrial clusters are rising.
The Yangtze River Delta regional large-scale scientific instrument cooperation and sharing network jointly established by three provinces and one city has integrated more than 45000 large-scale scientific instruments with a total value of more than 51.9 billion yuan, realizing the opening and sharing of scientific and technological resources. All 14 major scientific facilities in Shanghai are open, and the Yangtze River Delta scientific research institutes and enterprises enjoy the convenience of building near the water. Hou Jin, deputy director of Shanghai Science and Technology Co., Ltd.
Promote the deep integration of innovation chain and industrial chain, take the construction of science and technology innovation center as the guide, build the industrial upgrading and real economy development highland, and constantly improve the position in the global value chain. The lighthouse effect of science and technology innovation is fully released in the Yangtze River Delta, and inject lasting momentum.
Lay peoples warm background
It is the starting point and end point of the high-quality integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta to constantly meet the growing needs of the people for a better life.
The outline outlines a better picture of peoples Livelihood: increase the supply of high-quality public services, continuously guarantee and improve peoples livelihood, make the reform and development achievements more inclusive and convenient, let residents in the Yangtze River Delta have more sense of access, happiness and security in the integrated development, and promote peoples all-round development and common prosperity.
Infrastructure connectivity makes peoples lives more convenient and communication more smoothu2014u2014
Chuzhou City in Anhui Province and Nanjing City in Jiangsu Province face each other across the river. With the acceleration of the Yangtze River Delta integration strategy, the old dead end road has become the way. Now, its only 40 minutes drive from Chuzhou urban area to Nanjing Hexi, and the cross provincial public transportation between the two places is seamless. The cross provincial urban rail chuning light rail is expected to be put into operation in 2022.
Build the Yangtze River Delta on the track, jointly build the digital Yangtze River Delta, jointly promote the construction of cross regional energy infrastructure, and strengthen the construction of major provincial water conservancy projects Infrastructure connectivity accelerated. According to the plan, by 2025, the density of railway network will reach 507km / 10000km2, and the density of expressway will reach 5km / 100km2. Within one day, it can reach all cities in the area.
This is the Wuhu Yangtze River Highway and railway bridge of Shanghe Hangzhou railway after Helong (taken by UAV on April 26). Photo by Zhang Duan, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
A high-speed rail train from Hangzhou to Huangshan is heading for Huangshan North Station in Anhui Province (photo taken by UAV on December 25, 2018). Photographed by Liu Junxi, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
The train arrives at Huaqiao station of Shanghai Rail Transit Line 11 in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province (taken by UAV on November 16, 2019). Photographed by Ji Chunpeng, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
At Huaqiao station of Shanghai Rail Transit Line 11 in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province, people prepare to take a bus (photo taken on November 16, 2019). Photographed by Ji Chunpeng, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
Public services are convenient and inclusive, and people share high-quality medical and educational resourcesu2014u2014
In the past, seeing a doctor was a heart disease, which was cured by the integration of Yangtze River Delta. Cao Shi, who lives in Shanghai, said. Cao Shi took part in medical insurance in Xuzhou, Jiangsu Province. In the past, he had to pay medical expenses in advance before taking the documents back to Xuzhou for reimbursement. With the spread of the remote medical settlement network in Yangtze River Delta, Cao Shi can realize real-time settlement of medical insurance card in Shanghai.
On August 27, a critically ill patient with cerebral hemorrhage from Taixing peoples Hospital, Jiangsu Province, arrived in Shanghai in 1 hour and 20 minutes by helicopter rescue and transfer, and then was quickly transported to Shanghai Ruijin Hospital by ground ambulance for further rescue treatment. This is the 120 first aid workers in Shanghai and the medical staff of Taixing peoples hospital who arrived on the same plane transferred the patients to the ambulance. Photo by Fang Zhe, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
Establish the information communication and emergency linkage mechanism of the direct settlement of medical treatment in different places; carry out the pilot of settlement of pension service subsidies in different places; encourage schools to help each other across regions; fully implement the standardized management of basic public services
Aiming at the pain points and difficulties of cross regional basic public services, the outline puts forward a series of substantive measures.
To build a cultural development highland, build a world-famous tourism destination, build a fair and inclusive social environment, promote social governance, CO governance and sharing, and create an ecological friendly integrated development model
The most profound connotation of high-quality development is to release the peoples livelihood dividend with integrated development and lay out the warm background with a real sense of gain, happiness and security. Chen Wen said.