Li Xiaopeng, minister of Transportation Ministry preaches the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress in Dalian and investigated the transportation w

From November 12 to November 14, Li Xiaopeng, minister of Transportation Ministry, preached the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress in Dalian and investigated and researched the transportation work in our city, accompanied by Mayor Xiao Shengfeng and Vice Mayor Liu Yan.

At Dalian Maritime University, Li Xiaopeng gave a vivid lecture on the 19th CPC National Congress to teachers and students. He centered on the main line of Xi Jinping's ideology of socialism with Chinese characteristics in a new era and elaborated systematically on a series of new assertions, new ideas, new deployments and new requirements. He urged all faculty to firmly grasp the direction of running schools under the socialism with Chinese characteristics in a new era, strive to implement the fundamental task of moral education by making up for shortcomings, promoting fairness, improving quality, deepening the reform and opening up, strengthening teachers team building and training a batch of qualified Chinese construction workers and reliable successors of socialism with Chinese characteristics. Li Xiaopeng encouraged young students to truly root the spirit of the 19th National Congress and the Xi Jumping’s ideology of socialism with Chinese characteristics in a new era into the soul, implement it in actions, and try to be a person with firm beliefs, lofty ambitions and down-to-earth working style.

In the meantime, Li Xiaopeng came to Dalian base of the North Sea first rescue flight group and conveyed greetings to the crew and listened to related reports. In Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, Li Xiaopeng observed the 300 thousand tons of super large-scale tanker construction inspection project of Dalian Shipyard. Li Xiaopeng also came to Dalian and Shangdao Maritime Department of Liaoning Provincial Maritime Bureau to meet with the staff cordially and required that the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the CPC should be taken as guidance to effectively perform their duties. They should also strengthen the research efforts on the rules of supervision, grasp profoundly the characteristics of their work in this area, seek potential safety hazards and risks and act targetedly to do a good job on water traffic safety supervision. Furthermore, they must firmly establish the awareness of models, strive to create outstanding law enforcement grassroots teams and make new achievements in a new starting point.

During the research, Li Xiaopeng listened to the construction objectives and construction achievements of Dalian Northeast Asia Shipping Center as well as the port layout and wharf construction in Dalian. He pointed out that Dalian is an important maritime port in Northeast China. Dalian municipal party committee and municipal government should comprehensively implement the strategic plan made by the 19th National Congress of the CPC, deepen the supply-side structural reform of transportation, develop the economy toward the sea and create an important window open to the outside world. Efforts should also be made to vigorously promote the construction of green ports and green shipping, do a good job in all aspects of port planning, port infrastructure construction and port safety management so as to further expand the radiation area of the port, improve the port service systems, enhance the port service capacity, write a great and new chapter for the Maritime Silk Road and comprehensively enhance the level of construction of the international shipping center in Northeast Asia in Dalian. Greater contributions should be made to the building of a powerful transport country and the revitalization of old industrial bases in Northeast China.