Jia Qinglin (L, front), chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), talks with local residents in Xiaomaqing Village of Yanzhou City, east China's Shandong Province, Dec. 17, 2010. Jia made an inspection tour to Shandong Province from Dec. 17 to 19. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei)
Top Chinese political advisor Jia Qinglin urged more efforts be made to promote industrialization, urbanization and agricultural modernization to achieve steady and fast economic development while maintaining social stability.
Jia, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), made the remarks during his inspection tour of east China's Shandong Province from Friday to Sunday.
More efforts should be made to speed the transformation of the economic development pattern and promote the coordinated development of agricultural modernization, industrialization and urbanization, Jia said.
Jia also urged efforts to step up transformation of agricultural development pattern, vigorously develop modern agriculture, attach great importance to grain production, and increase farmers' incomes through diversified channels, Jia said.
He also called for more efforts to quicken the upgrading of traditional industries, develop strategic emerging industries, improve the core competitiveness of Chinese industries, and push forward energy savings, emission reductions and environmental protection.
Jia said governments should strengthen public services and accelerate the establishment of cultural projects to meet people's daily-increasing spiritual and cultural needs.
Jia also urged members of democratic parties and individuals without party affiliations to contribute their wisdom and resources to the nation's development.Source: Xinhua 【1】 【2】 【3】 【4】 http://paper.people.com.cn/rmrb/html/2010-12/20/nw.D110000renmrb_20101220_7-01.htm?div=-1