On the morning of October 27th, SASAC’s video meeting to convey, learn, mobilize and deploy the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC was convened in Beijing. The meeting was presided over by SASAC Director and Party Committee Deputy Secretary Xiao Yaqing. SASAC Party Secretary Hao Peng attended the meeting and made a speech. The meeting was attended by China Minmetals Deputy General Manager & Party Committee Member, MCC Group General Manager and MCC Party Secretary Zhang Zhaoxiang, and other Company leaders, Headquarters’ functional department principals and relevant department personnel above deputy director-general-level at the Group Headquarters’ parallel video session.
Hao Peng emphasized that the 19th National Congress of the CPC was a significant plenary session convened in the critical period of determining victory in comprehensively building a moderately prosperous society and for socialism with Chinese characteristics to enter into the new age, and a plenary session to stay true to the original self, keep the mission firmly in mind, raise the great banner, lead the future, gather strength and forge ahead in unity, which is of epoch-making and milestone significance for the development history of New China and the Chinese nation. At the 19th National Congress of the CPC, General Secretary Xi Jinping’s core status in the whole Party and his Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era were written into the Party Constitution and on our Party’s banner, which is of great significance and will have extremely profound and lasting influence for our Party to unify and lead the whole Party and people of all nationalities into a great fight, construct great projects, drive great causes and realize the great Chinese Dream. The new central leading group with Xi Jinping at its core was elected at the 19th National Congress of the CPC, which fully embodies the whole Party’s will, draws together the whole Party’s consensus, reflects the people’s expectations and will surely provide strong political and organizational guarantees for the prosperity and the lasting political stability of the Party and the country’s causes. The Party organizations of central enterprises at all levels, SASAC’s directly subordinate organs and directly managed associations shall practically enhance their sense of political responsibility and historical mission, strengthen their organizational leadership, make elaborate arrangements and deployments, and rapidly create a trend of learning, publicizing and implementing the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC.
Hao Peng said that it is necessary to earnestly learn and profoundly comprehend, practically unify one’s thought with the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC, profoundly comprehend the historic significance of General Secretary Xi Jinping at the core of the Party Central Committee and the whole Party, practically strengthen the ‘Four Consciousnesses’, and always be loyal to, support, defend and keep pace with the core. It is necessary to profoundly comprehend the spiritual essence and scientific connotations of Xi Jinping’s Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era and fully know that it is confirmed as the guiding thought that our Party must adhere to in the long term at the 19th National Congress of the CPC, which enables our Party’s guiding thought to keep pace with the times and is the largest highlight and most important historical contribution of the 19th National Congress. It is necessary to profoundly comprehend the historic achievements gained and historical reform achieved in the Party and country’s causes since the 18th National Congress of the CPC, fully realize that gaining brilliant achievements is rooted in the strong leadership of the Party Central Committee with Xi Jinping at its core, the scientific guiding of Xi Jinping’s Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era and General Secretary Xi Jinping’s leading role as the whole Party’s core, the people’s leader and the whole army’s commander. It is necessary to profoundly comprehend the significant political judgment that socialism with Chinese characteristics has entered into a new era, spare no efforts to solve the problem of imbalanced and insufficient development, and promote development quality and benefits. It is necessary to profoundly comprehend the CPC’s historical missions in the new era and firmly grasp that the new great project of Party building plays a conclusive role in the ‘Four Greatnesses’. It is necessary to profoundly comprehend our country’s strategic goals and significant deployments for future development, and bravely advance toward the ‘Two Centenary Goals’ with firm determination and great perseverance. It is necessary to profoundly comprehend the general requirements of Party building in the new era, firmly carry out the Party’s line, policies and guidelines, firmly carry out the Party Central Committee’s significant strategies, decisions and deployments, firmly comply with the Party Central Committee’s orders and implement the Party’s direction of the overall situation and coordination of all sides. It is necessary to learn emotionally, integrate the spirit of the 19th National Congress into the blood and implant it into the soul, and guide action self-consciousness by thought self-consciousness. It is necessary to take the lead in learning, learn early, profoundly and solidly, learn the original text from beginning to end, and include important content for the normalized and systemized learning and education of ‘Two Studies, One Action’. It is necessary to learn through practice, arm our minds, guide our practices and promote the work with the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC. It is necessary to learn via innovative methods, organize learning in many forms including ‘Three Meetings and One Class’, theory seminars, auditoriums, speech contests and so on, and carry out learning via newspapers and periodicals, radio, television and other traditional media, as well as Weibo, WeChat, mobile clients and other new network media.
Hao Peng pointed out that it is necessary to comprehensively mobilize, profoundly publicize and widely condense strong power for jointly building the Chinese Dream with one heart, and complete solid publicity work for the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC in an impressive, innovative and effective way. First, it is necessary to grasp the publicity direction and emphasize the key points in the publicity. It is necessary to publicize the theme of the 19th National Congress of the CPC well, Xi Jinping’s Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, the historical achievements gained and historical reform achieved in the Party and country’s causes since the 18th National Congress of the CPC, the remarkable achievements gained in state-owned asset and state-owned enterprise reform and development, and the new features, new goals, new requirements and new measures in the new era, and advance smoothly along the reform and development road of state-owned enterprises with Chinese characteristics. Second, it is necessary to innovate publicity patterns and enhance publicity effects. It is necessary to adopt beloved ways to clearly and thoroughly explain the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC, and drive the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC to go deep into grassroots workshops and teams. It is necessary to select and assemble a batch of advanced grassroots Party organizations and advanced individuals, and give full play to the exemplary demonstration role of models. It is necessary to organize backbone powers to undertake significant monographic research, widely carry out article-soliciting activities and recommend a batch of valuable and weighty research achievements and theory articles. Third, it is necessary to intensify public opinion guidance and create a good environment. It is necessary to strengthen positive publicity, sing the chorus passionately together, inspire the spirit, raise and gather strength with positive energy, practically implement the ideology job responsibility system, strengthen public opinion monitoring and create a good public opinion environment for the reform and development of state-owned enterprises.
Hao Peng pointed out that it is necessary to make overall arrangement and plans, as well as strictly carrying them out, and it is necessary to spare no effort to open up a new complexion for the reform and development and Party building of central enterprises. It is necessary to research comprehensively, profoundly and systematically, combine the successful completion of work throughout the year with the work deployments and arrangements for next year, strengthen planning as a whole and strictly and firmly implement all the tasks. First, it is necessary to energetically drive central enterprises to continuously and soundly develop, and strive to cultivate enterprises that are first-class in the world and possess global competitiveness. It is necessary to deepen supply-side structural reform, regard promoting supply system quality as the main attack direction, implement the task of ‘Three Removals, One Reduction and One Supplement’, and decisively win the tough battle of streamlining, capacity improvement and quality and efficiency improvement. It is necessary to vigorously boost the substantial economy, spare no efforts to implement the innovation-driven development strategy and accelerate the internationalized operation steps. Second, it is necessary to comprehensively deepen the reform of state-owned enterprises and continuously enhance intra-enterprise vitality and development motivation. It is necessary to quicken the perfection of the marketing governance mechanism and operation mechanism, develop a mixed ownership economy, positively explore the effective operation models of state-owned capital investment and operation companies, and quicken the layout optimization, structural adjustment and strategic recombination of the state-owned economy. It is necessary to quicken the perfection of supervision methods, practically strengthen state-owned property supervision and guarantee the maintenance and appreciation responsibility of asset value to be implemented at every level.
Hao Peng emphasized that it is necessary to comprehensively strengthen Party leadership and Party building, and provide a strong political guarantee for the reform and development of central enterprises. It is necessary to accurately grasp the newest requirements put forward at the 19th National Congress of the CPC regarding insisting on Party leadership, strengthening Party building, comprehensively and strictly governing the Party, and continuously and deeply promoting state-owned enterprises’ Party building work so as to gain new efficiency. It is necessary to insist on regarding political construction as the commander, give priority to political construction, carry out the ‘Staying true to the original self and keeping the mission firmly in mind’ themes education activity as required by the Central Government, strive to build a high-quality enterprise leadership team, reinforce the Party’s grassroots organizations and deeply promote the construction of Party conduct, honest and clean government and anti-corruption work. It is necessary to more closely unify with the Central Party Committee with Xi Jinping at its core, raise high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, regard Xi Jinping’s Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era as the guideline, stay true to the original self and keep the mission firmly in mind, forge ahead with determination, work intensely, quicken the education of the enterprise being first-class in the world and possessing global competitiveness, continuously reinforce the material base and power base for the Party to hold power, and make larger new contributions to realizing the grand goals confirmed at the 19th National Congress of the CPC.