On August 11, municipal government held a special session to learn and implement the work on financial investment and project construction. Mayor Xiao Shengfeng presided over the meeting and delivered a speech. Present at the meeting were Yuan Keli, member of Municipal Standing Committee and executive deputy mayor, Lu Lin, member of Municipal Standing Committee and deputy mayor, Luo Dongsheng, secretary-general of municipal government and other deputy mayors including Liu Yan, Wen Xueqiong, Hao Ming and Hong Dengjin.
At the meeting, Municipal Development and Reform Commission, Project Construction Committee and Bureau of Finance reported the work implementation of financial investment projects respectively, and attendees conducted an in-depth communication and raised specific suggestions. After listening to the speeches of attendees, Xiao noted that the financial investment projects started early with high efficiency. Due efforts were made to formulate an investment project list, evaluate the project progress and expand financing channels through the market and leverage of financial funds, so as to implement the financial investment under overall situation and in a balanced and scientific manner.
Xiao Shengfeng stressed that the leaders of municipal government should attach great importance to the investment project, offer the guidance to grassroots entities and construction site and resolve the difficulties in the construction. Efforts should also be made to adjust investment plan, utilize financial funds effectively, cancel the immature projects and review the investment quota, so as to apply more funds on the key livelihood projects, infrastructure projects and the rectification project entrusted by central environmental inspection group. Moreover, efforts should also be made to accelerate the reform of investment and financing system, promote the diversification of investors on key projects, improve the utilization level of funds and raise construction funds through various ways, including assets replacement and special fund.
Xiao Shengfeng stressed that we should enhance the organization and leadership, specify accountability to each task force with initiative efforts and make precise scheduling to learn the project progress in time. Efforts should also be made to make a task list, accelerate the construction speed based on work safety and quality, and establish a supervision mechanism to conduct a special inspection on project construction and fund utilization.