ISLAMABAD: The seventh plenary session of the 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee commenced on Sunday in Beijing.
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, delivered a work report on behalf of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and made explanations on a draft report by the 19th CPC Central Committee to the 20th CPC National Congress, which will open on October 16.
The Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee proposed to the plenary session that the 20th CPC National Congress is convened on October 16 in Beijing.
It was stressed at the meeting that the 20th CPC National Congress is a congress of great significance to be convened at a crucial moment, as the whole Party and the entire nation embark on a new journey toward building a modern socialist country in all respects, and advance toward the Second Centenary Goal.
The Congress resolved to hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, uphold Marxism-Leninism, Mao Zedong Thought, Deng Xiaoping Theory, the Theory of Three Represents and the Scientific Outlook on Development, and thoroughly implement Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era.
The Congress took stock of the Party’s work over the past five years, as well as major achievements and valuable experience of the Party’s Central Committee with Xi Jinping at its core in uniting and leading the whole Party and Chinese people of all ethnic groups to uphold and develop socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era.
The Congress also thoroughly reviewed the international and domestic situations, comprehensively grasp the new requirements for the development of the cause of the Party and the country on the new journey in the new era, as well as the new expectations of the people.
The Congress will formulate action plans and major policies, mobilize all Party members and people from all ethnic groups across the country to firm up confidence in history, strengthen historical initiative, innovate on the basis of what has been done, and bravely charge ahead.
It was decided that all Party members and people from all ethnic groups across the country will be mobilized to continue advancing the five-sphere integrated plan and the four-pronged comprehensive strategy in a coordinated manner, pushing forward common prosperity for all, advancing the great new project of Party building, and promoting the building of a community with a shared future for humanity.
The meeting also decided that all CPC members and people from all ethnic groups across the country will be mobilized to work together for building China into a modern socialist country in all respects and advancing the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation on all fronts.
A new CPC Central Committee and a new CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection will be elected at the Congress. All preparatory work for the Congress is proceeding smoothly and preparations should be continued earnestly to ensure a successful congress, according to the meeting.