Notice of the National Development and Reform Commission on the promotion and reference of innovative measures and empirical practices in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone
Development and Reform Area (2021) No. 1072
The development and reform commissions of all provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the Central Government and cities under separate state planning, and the development and reform commissions (bureaus) of special economic zones:
In August 1980, the party and the state approved the establishment of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone. For more than 40 years, the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone has persisted in emancipating the mind and advancing with the times. The reform has not stopped and the opening up has not stopped. It has played the role of “experimental field” in the reform of system and mechanism, and played an important role of “window” in opening up to the outside world. The banner and benchmark of reform and opening up. In order to thoroughly implement the spirit of General Secretary Jinping’s important speech at the 40th anniversary celebration of the establishment of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, and to better play the leading and exemplary role of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone in the new journey of reform and opening up, we are summing up the experience that the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone has replicated and promoted. On this basis, the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone has formed innovative measures and experiences since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. The relevant matters are hereby notified as follows:
1. There are 47 relevant innovation measures and experience practices promoted this time, mainly including the establishment of a full-process innovation ecological chain of “basic research + technological research + industrialization of results + scientific and technological finance + talent support”, and the establishment of a sound and high-level promotion of the real economy. The system and mechanism of quality development, the establishment of a new pattern of institutional openness focusing on the connection of rules and mechanisms, an innovative high-quality and balanced public service supply system, and innovation to promote the modernization of urban governance systems and governance capabilities, etc., encourage localities to learn from actual situations.
2. The development and reform departments of all localities and special economic zones must adhere to the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, fully implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China and the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Plenary Sessions of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. Draw lessons from the innovative measures and experiences of Shenzhen Special Economic Zone and combine it with the actual development of its own, further emancipate the mind, explore boldly, insist on innovation-driven development, accelerate the development of a modern industrial system, persist in comprehensively deepening reforms, implement a high-level opening to the outside world, and insist on putting people as the center Continually improve the well-being of the people, and strive to form a number of more universal and innovative practices that reflect the characteristics of various regions on this basis, and make positive contributions to the realization of high-quality development and the comprehensive construction of a modern socialist country.
3. The Shenzhen Special Economic Zone must take the initiative to further play its leading and demonstrative role, and assist and support various localities in promoting and learning related work. The National Development and Reform Commission will strengthen overall planning and coordination of services, summarize relevant progress and results in a timely manner, and report major issues to the Party Central Committee and the State Council in a timely manner.
Attachment: List of innovative measures and experiences in Shenzhen Special Economic Zone
National Development and Reform Commission
July 21, 2021
Editor: Yao Huan
Date of Publication: July 28, 2021
Source: National Development and Reform Commission