In order to thoroughly implement the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speeches and instructions on the revitalization and development of Northeast China and Liaoning and the construction of Dalian's "Two Leading Areas", and fully implement the implementation plan for counterpart cooperation between Shanghai and Dalian, a delegation of the city went to Shanghai from October 16 to 17 to study and investigate, and deepen counterpart cooperation through business research. On Oct 17, Shanghai and Dalian Counterpart Cooperation Forum and Third Joint Conference Held in Shanghai. Peng Shenlei, Shanghai vice mayor and Tan Chengxu, deputy secretary of CPC Committee of Dalian and Dalian mayor attend the meeting and made speeches.
Peng Shenlei thanked Dalian for its long-term support for Shanghai's economic and social development. He said: The arrangement of counterpart cooperation between Shanghai and Dalian by the CPC Central Committee and the State Council is an important task entrusted to Shanghai, a high level of trust in Shanghai, and a good opportunity for the two places to promote high-quality development on the basis of learning from each other and helping each other. Shanghai and Dalian have much in common, the foundation of cooperation is good, and the potential is great, we will further study and understand the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech on counterpart cooperation between the Northeast and the East. We will fully implement the work arrangements of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council, clarify new directions and requirements for Shanghai-Dalian counterpart cooperation in the new era, strengthen mutual learning in system and mechanism innovation, reform and opening up, and deepen exchanges in the construction of a pilot free trade zone, reform of state-owned enterprises, and innovation in social governance, so as to create a good situation of coordinated development. The plan of cooperation between Shanghai and Dalian should be put into practice, focus on the key points, clear target, under the guidance of the government and the operation of the market, based on the principle of mutual complementarity and win-win cooperation, further improve the working mechanism, promote industrial cooperation, actively explore new paths for joint construction of the park, deepen personnel exchanges, and strengthen cooperation and exchanges between the two cities in a broader range of fields, so as to promote Dalian's core status in the Liaoning coastal economic belt, the Bohai Economic Circle and North-East Asia region.
In his speech, Tan Chengxu reviewed the positive results achieved by Shanghai-Dalian counterpart cooperation, and thanked Shanghai, on behalf of the Dalian Municipal Party Committee and the Dalian Municipal Government, for its long-term attention, concern, and support for the revitalization and development of Dalian. He said: As a vanguard in China's reform and opening up and a pioneer in innovation and development, Shanghai's bold style of planning and development, its innovative ideas and methods of reform, and the precision and delicacy of its work are all worthy of our careful study and reference. We will further study and implement the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech, conscientiously implement the decisions and arrangements made by the CPC Central Committee and the State Council to support the Northeast in deepening reform and innovation, promoting high-quality development and establishing a more effective new mechanism for coordinated regional development. In accordance with the requirements of the Liaoning Provincial Party Committee and the provincial government, we should plan and push forward the deepening of Shanghai-Dalian counterpart cooperation under the overall situation of national development, we will further enrich the connotation of cooperation, expand the scope and level of cooperation, speed up the implementation of projects on the ground, jointly build industrial parks, state-owned enterprises cooperation, people's livelihood and social cooperation, and exchange talents between the two places, so as to ensure that all work is carried out to the ground, and jointly promote new progress and fruitful results in counterpart cooperation.
In addition, in order to deepen economic and trade cooperation between Shanghai and Dalian in various fields and at various levels, from October 16 to 21, "2019 Shanghai-Dalian Economic and Trade Cooperation Shanghai-Dalian Week" was held in Shanghai, each district, city, county and pilot district held nearly 30 investment promotion and special negotiation activities in various forms and rich contents in combination with regional positioning, industrial development and cooperation needs. A total of 33 cooperation agreements covering wind power, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, semiconductors, Internet of Things, information services, finance and headquarters economy were signed at the signing ceremony of the Shanghai-Dalian Economic and Trade Cooperation Project on October 17, with an intended investment of 59.3 billion yuan.
Vice Mayor Jin Guowei attended the activity.