On January 4, Rizhao Municipal Party Committee and Municipal Government held a forum for non-party persons in the comprehensive office building of municipal organs. Zhang Hui, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Li Yonghong, deputy secretary and mayor of the Municipal Party Committee, Wang Bin, chairman of the CPPCC, and Li Zaiwu, deputy secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, Yang Liuxing, minister of united front, Ma Xianxia, member of the standing committee of the municipal committee and secretary-general, as well as representatives of the city's democratic parties and representatives of the federation of industry and commerce. Lin Chengbin, member of the Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, deputy chairman of the Municipal General Chamber of Commerce and CEO of Jiejing group, was invited to attend the meeting.
Li Yonghong, deputy secretary of the municipal party committee and mayor, firstly briefed the city's economic and social development in 2019 and preliminary plans for economic and social development in 2020. He pointed out that since this year, the democratic parties, the federation of industry and commerce, and non-partisan personalities have been working closely with the municipal party committee and city government center, focusing on the "One, Three, and Five" overall development strategy and "Five Cities Co-creation" and other key tasks, and earnestly fulfilled the functions of democratic supervision, participation in politics, and political consultation have made important contributions to the city's economic and social development. Later, Li Zaiwu, the deputy secretary of the Municipal Party Committee, explained the "Implementation Opinions of the CPC Rizhao Municipal Party Committee on the Thorough Implementation of the Spirit of the Fourth Plenary Session of the 19th CPC Central Committee".
At the symposium, the representatives of the democratic parties, the responsible comrades of the Federation of Industry and Commerce, and representatives of non-partisans spoke in succession, fully affirming the achievements of the city's development, and put forward opinions and suggestions around the development of tourism resources, the direction of urban development, and the financing difficulty of small and medium-sized enterprises.
Municipal Party Committee Secretary Zhang Hui emphasized that the united front and multi-party cooperation are important parts of the party's work. The Municipal Party Committee and the municipal government will seriously implement the democratic requirements of consultations, improve the communication and cooperation mechanism, unblock the communication channels, and jointly promote the healthy development of multi-party cooperation, drawing the biggest concentric circle of unity and struggle, and make the contribution to the construction of a modern coastal city.