On February 9th, MCC Standing Party Committee Member & Vice President and Shanghai Baoye Chairman Wang Shilei met Guiyang Municipal Party Committee Deputy Secretary and Mayor Liu Wenxin in Guiyang. Both sides held a friendly exchange and discussion on further deepening the strategic cooperation between MCC and Guiyang City, taking their cooperation on the Guiyang Subway Line No. 2 Project as a new start, comprehensively expanding their cooperation fields and so on, eventually reaching a consensus.
Wang Shilei first expressed honor and gratitude for the cooperation of both sides by joining hands to undertake the Guiyang Subway Line No. 2 Project, then briefly introduced the current development situation of MCC. He pointed out that MCC has succeeded in achieving transformation according to the new strategic positioning of being ‘the national team of metallurgical construction, the main force of capital construction and the pacesetter of emerging industries, insisting on taking the road of high-tech construction in the long term’, writing the new chapters of its transformation and upgrading. Transport and municipal infrastructure, high-end housing, large stadiums, environmental engineering, urban underground comprehensive pipe galleries and so on have become the new backbone businesses of MCC. In 2016, the diverse economic indexes of MCC rose to a new level, and MCC was honored as a Level I Enterprise in the 2015 Operating Performance Assessment of Central Enterprise Principals.
Wang Shilei pointed out that the economic speed increase of Guiyang City has been leading among 34 provincial capitals nationwide for four consecutive years. Its economy and society is flourishing at the cutting edge of emerging industries, earning it the close attention of the central government and various other parties. Since MCC and the Guizhou Provincial People's Government signed the agreement for deepening strategic cooperation in Guiyang on September 29th, 2015, both sides have strongly advanced their deep cooperation, and the Guiyang Subway No. 2 Line Project issued and declared on January 22nd this year has become a new milestone for further deepening that cooperation. Wang Shilei pointed out that MCC will be worthy of Guiyang City's understanding and expectations, aim at the creation of a benchmark model in high-level quality engineering, actively organize and deploy resources, spare no efforts to boost the project’s construction, and take the Guiyang Subway Line No. 2 Project it as an opportunity to actively and comprehensively participate in the municipal infrastructure construction of Guiyang City, and make more contributions to the urban construction and economic development of Guiyang City as a responsible central enterprise.
Liu Wenxin extended his congratulations for the transformation and development performance of MCC, and expressed gratitude for the care and attention of MCC to the economic and social development of Guiyang City and MCC's consultation on common cooperation and development at the beginning of the lunar New Year. He then introduced the development situation of Guiyang City, pointing out that in 2016 the GDP of Guiyang broke through RMB 300 billion for the first time. Guiyang's comprehensive economic development assessment has been in the first rank for many years, and its urban environmental quality has also been continuously promoted, helping the city to realize high quality development. Liu Wenxin pointed out that Guiyang will primarily enlarge its investment during the ‘13th Five-Year Plan’ on the basis of the significant strategic orientation proposed by Guizhou Province of the creation of an innovation-type center in Guiyang City. As Guiyang possesses huge development space, Liu Wenxin hopes that both sides will carry out cooperation in a wider range of fields and commonly promote the early realization of the ambitious goals of building Guiyang into a comprehensive innovative test zone of big data, a national ecological civilized demonstration city and a well-off society in an all-round way at a higher level.
Liu Wenxin also thought highly of the active efforts of both sides in the earlier stages of the Guiyang Subway Line No. 2 Project, put forward specific requirements for constructing an excellent project and expressed his ardent hopes.
The meeting was attended by Guiyang City Deputy Mayor Zhong Taiyong, Municipal Government Secretary General Liu Benli, Deputy Secretary General Wu Yining, Municipal Urban and Rural Planning Construction and Management Leading Group Office Director Liu Zhu, Financing Office Director Luo Jialing, Municipal Rail Company Chairman Li Hongwei, Municipal Development and Reform Committee Deputy Director Zhou Xiang, Municipal Finance Bureau Deputy Director Kong Dequan, MCC Chief Economic Manager Zhao Zhishun, Investment Management Division Director Yang Kui, MCC Guizhou Investment Company Chairman Tian Zhixiang and Shanghai Baoye Deputy General Manager Bao Chaoliang, as well as relevant personnel.