China-Singapore.com, January 24th (Reporter Chen Jing) The Fifth Session of the Fifteenth Shanghai People’s Congress opened on the 24th. In his government work report, Mayor Gong Zheng of the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government pointed out that the past five years have witnessed significant improvements in the overall strength of the city. The total GDP of Shanghai has increased from RMB 2.69 trillion to RMB 3.87 trillion.

Gong Zheng said that 2020 is the closing year of the 13th Five-Year Plan. Shanghai has completed the main goals and tasks set in the 13th Five-Year Plan, and the victory of building a higher level of well-off society in an all-round way is in sight. The city’s energy level and core competitiveness have jumped to a new level, and a number of hard core industries have accelerated. Shanghai successfully held three sessions of the International Import Expo, helping China’s business environment to greatly improve its international rankings. The regional headquarters and foreign R&D centers of multinational companies in Shanghai reached 771 and 481 respectively, an increase of 236 and 85 respectively from five years ago.

Gong Zheng disclosed that during the”14th Five-Year Plan” period, Shanghai will accelerate the improvement of its economic development pattern, seize new opportunities for expanding domestic demand, and vigorously develop innovative, service-oriented, and headquarters-based models that represent the direction of urban economic development. , An open and flow-based economy, and promote a higher level of dynamic balance in which demand drives supply and supply creates demand.

Gong Zheng said that the”Shanghai National Economic and Social Development Fourteenth Five-Year Plan and the 2035 Long-Term Goal Outline (Draft)” highlighted the full optimization of the strategic layout and the construction of new services. The development pattern will continue to enhance the overall strength and energy level of the city.

Shanghai will strengthen the function of global resource allocation, focus on improving the internationalization of factor markets, the level of trade and investment liberalization and facilitation, and the level of shipping services, and continue to increase the concentration of global resources, the strength of links and the breadth of radiation; Strengthen the function of the source of scientific and technological innovation:highlight the core position of innovation in the overall development, highlight the self-reliance of science and technology, and strive to achieve a number of major results in basic research, applied basic research and key core technology.

Shanghai will promote the doubling of the scale of the three leading industries of integrated circuits, biomedicine and artificial intelligence, and accelerate the development of six key industries of electronic information, automobiles, high-end equipment, advanced materials, life and health, and fashionable consumer goods, and vigorously promote Economic digitalization, digitalization of life, digitalization of governance.

At the same time, Shanghai will build a new higher-level open economic system, build various tangible and intangible network channels, and better promote the joint circulation of two domestic and international markets and two resources. According to Gong Zheng, Shanghai focuses on cultivating a group of world-class enterprises, deepening the reform of mixed ownership of state-owned enterprises and the establishment of the equity incentive system. We will make state-owned enterprises stronger and better, and vigorously support more private enterprises to grow into leading enterprises, unicorn enterprises and hidden champions.

Gong Zheng introduced that during the”13th Five-Year Plan” period, the per capita disposable income of Shanghai residents increased from 50,000 yuan (RMB, the same below) to 72,000 yuan, and nearly 600,000 new jobs were created each year. People’s livelihood problems such as”old and old” have been effectively solved, and the people’s sense of gain, happiness and security has been further enhanced. During the”14th Five-Year Plan” period, Shanghai will insist on safeguarding and improving people’s livelihood during development, effectively expanding the supply of public services in multiple fields and at multiple levels, so as to have good education at young ages, excellent education in learning, rich benefits from hard work, and good doctors for illness. New progress has been made in providing care for the old, livable for living, and support for the weak.

Gong Zheng said that Shanghai will adhere to the whole-cycle management consciousness to promote the governance of mega cities, relying on the construction of”two networks” to accelerate governance model innovation, governance remodeling, governance A social governance system for shared governance, a sound security risk prevention and control system, and an overall improvement in the level of scientific, refined, and intelligent urban governance. (End)

Source:China News Net