Tan Chengxu investigates in Dalian Nationalities University
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 everyone should 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, fully implement the Party's ethnic and religious policies, and continue to create a new situation for 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 the distinctive Chinese minority village, national agricultural tourism demonstration site, China's most attractive leisure village, national " beautiful countryside" pilot village, and national eco-cultural village. Tan Chengxu conducted a field survey of the construction of ethnic minority village 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 in developing folk culture tourism according to local conditions. He 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.
While investigating in Dalian Nationalities University, Tan Chengxu listened to the report 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 examined the key laboratory of the Ministry of Education for the use of biotechnology and resources in the school. He hoped 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 the school leaders to pay more attention to the study, life and growth of minority students to build a harmonious family.
During the investigation, Tan Chengxu listened to the report on the ethnic and religious work in Dalian and gave full recognition to the achievements made by the Municipal Ethnic Affairs Committee (Bureau of Ethnic and Religious Affairs) in promoting ethnic unity, religious harmony and social stability in Dalian. He emphasized that, with the guidance of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s series important discussions on ethnic and religious work, municipality should take the initiative to adapt to the new situation, new tasks and new requirements faced by ethnic and religious work, continuously innovate working ideas and methods, further improve the level of ethnic and religious work to create a good social environment for the construction of " two pre-zones" in Dalian.