Open up a new situation and achieve a new leap - President Xi Jinping's important speech inspires all walks of life in Hong Kong to take a new and magnificent journey

  Xinhua News Agency, Hong Kong, July 2.

Title : Opening up a new situation and realizing a new leap - President Xi Jinping's important speech inspires all walks of life in Hong Kong to take a new and magnificent journey

  Xinhua News Agency reporter

  Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, President of the State and Chairman of the Central Military Commission, attended the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland and the inauguration ceremony of the sixth government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on July 1, and delivered an important speech.

"Efforts to improve governance level", "Continuously enhance development momentum", "Effectively resolve people's concerns and difficulties", "Jointly maintain harmony and stability" - President Xi Jinping put forward 4 points of earnest hope for Hong Kong to open up a new situation and achieve a new leap, which aroused enthusiastic responses from people from all walks of life in Hong Kong .

  The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Li Jiachao, said that President Xi's 4-point hope will provide important guidance for the administration of the new SAR government, indicating that the central government will fully support the new SAR government to govern in accordance with the law, and inject strong confidence and impetus into the new government.

He said that he will lead the new SAR government to go all out to fulfill the wishes and requirements of the chairman, live up to the heavy trust, unite and lead all sectors of the society to continue to write a new chapter in the successful practice of "one country, two systems", and show a new vision of Hong Kong.

  The Chief Secretary for Administration of the Hong Kong SAR Government Chan Kwok-kee said that President Xi has high hopes and guidance for the development of Hong Kong in the next five years, and all civil servants in the SAR are determined to live up to the trust of the central government and the expectations of all sectors of the SAR.

  "What the people call, I respond." said the Financial Secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government, Chen Maobo, President Xi's cordial care and ardent expectations have pointed out for us the goal of satisfying the people's yearning for a better life, and strengthened our focus on development. Determination.

  Leung Kwan-yin, chairman of the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, said that President Xi Jinping emphasized "being pragmatic and promising, and not responsible for the people." I believe this is also the common expectation of Hong Kong citizens for politicians, and it is also the responsibility of members of the Legislative Council.

  Li Shan, member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and chairman of the innovation and technology enterprise Taoshi Group Co., Ltd., said that in the future, Hong Kong should deepen cooperation with mainland cities in the Greater Bay Area, and make up for the shortcomings of Hong Kong's innovation and technology through the superb product development and industrialization capabilities of the mainland. Reasonable division of labor and synergy to jointly develop the international market.

  Cha Yichao, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, said that with the kind care of President Xi and the support of the central government, we will fully leverage Hong Kong's unique advantages, combine technology and industrial strategies, support innovative manufacturing, promote re-industrialization, and develop a diversified economy. Contribute to the prosperity and progress of Hong Kong.

  "The central government fully supports Hong Kong to carry out wider and closer exchanges and cooperation with other parts of the world, and attract entrepreneurs with dreams to come here to display their ambitions." Zhang Xiang, president of the University of Hong Kong, said that President Xi has placed ardent expectations on the development of innovation and technology in Hong Kong, as long as they are implemented I believe that President Xi's speech will attract more international talents to Hong Kong, making Hong Kong a gathering place and innovation highland for international scientific and technological talents, projects and resources.

  Sun Dong, Director of the Innovation, Technology and Industry Bureau of the SAR Government, said that he will actively promote the development of Hong Kong's innovation and technology, make full use of the advantages of the northern metropolitan area, and introduce more high-value-added and high-tech industries to settle in and take root in Hong Kong, build a smart city, and improve Hong Kong. The innovation and technology ecosystem, and promote the development of Hong Kong into an international innovation and technology center.

  Living, housing, entrepreneurship, education, and retirement are the livelihood issues that Hong Kong citizens are most concerned about.

"Hong Kong's biggest people's heart is to hope for a better life." President Xi's concern, in the opinion of Wang Liping, chairman of the Hong Kong Public Housing Residents Care Association, reflects the deep feelings of the people.

  "President Xi is particularly concerned about the lives of our grassroots citizens, and I am very excited and warm," said Ms. Jiang, a citizen who lives in an old tenement building in Sham Shui Po, "President Xi's request for the SAR government to govern, let us I saw hope for a better life.”

  Mr. He, a taxi driver, said that President Xi's important speech made him very emotional.

"President Xi cares about us so much, the country helps Hong Kong so much, Hong Kong must be harmonious and stable, everyone is dedicated to improving the economy and people's livelihood, and the common people will definitely be able to live a good life."

  Tsang Kwok-wai, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs of the SAR Government, said that President Xi emphasized that "Hong Kong is the common home of all residents, and everything is prosperous at home". We must build our home together and maintain the long-term prosperity, harmony and stability of Hong Kong society.

  Wu Xueming, chairman of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Youth Federation, said that in his speech, President Xi pointed out that more opportunities should be created for young people to grow and become talents, which is a great encouragement to us.

The construction of the Greater Bay Area is bringing unlimited opportunities to Hong Kong youth. Hong Kong youth should seize the policy dividends given by the national strategy and closely link personal growth, building Hong Kong and contributing to the country.

  The Secretary for Home Affairs and Youth Affairs of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government, Mak Meijuan, said that President Xi emphasized in his speech that "particular care must be taken to care for young people". The Home Affairs and Youth Affairs Bureau will focus on the development of young people, actively listen to their voices, and formulate suitable The youth policy and youth development blueprint of Hong Kong will nurture the youth of Hong Kong into a new generation who loves the country and Hong Kong.

(Writing by reporters: Liu Mingyang, Niu Qi, Su Xiao, Huang Qiantian, Su Wanming, Wang Qian)