Yesterday, Tan Chengxu, deputy secretary of the Municipal Party Committee and the mayor, stressed in his investigation of ethnic and religious work in Dalian that the municipality must conscientiously study and implement Xi Jinping’s socialism with Chinese characteristics and the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and fully implement the Party's ethnic and religious policies to constantly create a new situation of ethnic and religious work in Dalian by combining Dalian's reality with active actions. Vice Mayor Wen Xueqiong participated in the survey.
In recent years, Shihe Village in Shihe Street of Jinpu New Area has vigorously developed the national economy and people's livelihood, realizing sustained and healthy economic development and harmonious and stable society. Last year, the per capita income of villagers reached 32,000 yuan. Shihe Village has also won the honorary titles of Chinese Featured Minority Village, National Agricultural Tourism Demonstration Site, China's most attractive leisure village, national " beautiful countryside" pilot village, and national ecological and cultural village. Tan Chengxu conducted on-the-spot investigations on the construction of minority villages in Shihe Village, listened to the planning report of the Manchu customs town, and inspected the provincial education base for national unity and progress. He fully affirmed the village's practice of developing folk culture tourism according to local conditions and called for further enriching tourism carriers, functions and forms on the basis of fully protecting the local traditional folk culture, transforming ecological and resource advantages into economic advantages, speeding up the pace of running for a well-to-do life in ethnic villages, and realizing the dual promotion of inheritance and development.
In Dalian Nationalities University, Tan Chengxu listened to the reports on the school's activities to establish unity and progress with the ethnic villages and towns in Dalian, the construction of a theoretical research and practical innovation base for urban ethnic work, and the construction of a research base for ethnic and religious studies. He the Key Laboratory for the use of biotechnology and resources of the Education Ministry of China. He expressed that the school would adhere to the school-running philosophy of " basing on the coast and serving ethnic groups" and actively serve the economic and social development and ethnic work in Dalian, becoming an important base for cultivating high-quality talents of ethnic minorities and for inheriting and promoting the excellent cultures of all ethnic groups. Tan chengxu urged school leaders to pay more attention to the study, life and growth of minority students and build a big harmonious family.
During the investigation, Tan Chengxu listened to the report on ethnic and religious work in Dalian, and gave full recognition to the achievements made by the Citizens' Committee (Religious Affairs Bureau) in promoting the national unity, religious harmony and social stability. He emphasized that taking General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important discussion on ethnic and religious work series as the guidance to actively adapt to the new situation, new tasks and new requirements faced by ethnic and religious work, to continuously innovate working ideas and methods, to further improve the level of ethnic and religious work and create a good social environment for the construction of “two leading-zone” in Dalian.