China News Service, Beijing, September 27th (Zhu He and Wang Jiexian) The main forum of the Fifth Taiwanese Community Forum was held in Beijing on the 27th.
The theme of this forum is "Serving the folks, communicating with both sides of the Taiwan Strait-forty years in the same boat, and working together to realize the Chinese dream". Huang Zhixian, Chairman of the All-China Federation of Taiwan Affairs, delivered a keynote speech, and Tan Tianxing, Deputy Minister of the United Front Work Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, attended the forum.
In his keynote speech, Huang Zhixian stated that the foundation of the development of cross-strait relations lies in the private sector. Mass organizations and organizations in various fields and sectors on both sides of the strait are widely representative, and the willingness to promote cross-strait non-governmental exchanges is the most sincere and strongest.
Compatriots on both sides of the Taiwan Strait should actively respond to the call, grasp the historical trend, join hands to curb "Taiwan independence," advance the process of peaceful reunification of the motherland, and strive for the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.
We must commit ourselves to gathering public opinion to promote the peaceful development of cross-strait relations, to promote cross-strait non-governmental exchanges and integration, and to inject new impetus into the future of cross-strait relations.
He stated that the All-China Federation of Taiwan will better play its role as the "home of Taiwan compatriots", work for the well-being of compatriots on both sides of the strait, seek the development of cross-strait relations, maximize the positive energy of both sides of the strait, continue to write a new chapter in cross-strait non-governmental exchanges and cooperation, and jointly create China. A bright future for the great national rejuvenation.
In his speech, Qi Jialin, chairman of the United Alliance Party, proposed that we must resolutely oppose the historical concept of "Taiwan independence", shape the common historical memory of both sides of the strait, promote the spiritual harmony between the two sides, and realize the reunification of the motherland at an early date.
More than 300 Taiwan compatriots from both sides of the strait, Hong Kong, Macao and overseas participated in the forum and spoke on topics such as "promoting integrated development and benefiting compatriots on both sides of the strait", "promoting non-governmental exchanges and achieving spiritual harmony", "leading the youth on both sides of the strait, and shouldering the responsibilities of the times". .
According to reports, the Forum on Taiwanese Associations is hosted by the National Taiwan Federation and is a non-governmental exchange and cooperation platform specially built for Taiwanese associations around the world.
Since the forum was first held in 2010, nearly 300 global Taiwanese associations and more than 800 leaders and representatives of Taiwanese associations have participated in the forum.