XIANNING - Xianning and China Development Bank (CDB) Hubei Branch on Thursday signed a developmental financial cooperation agreement. The Party Secretary Ding Xiaoqiang and Zhong Gang (President of CDB Hubei Branch) attended the signing ceremony and made a speech, the Deputy Secretary Wang Yuanhe presided over the signing ceremony.
Ding thanked CDB Hubei Branch for supporting economic and social development of Xianning for a long time. He said that these years Xianning spares no effort to accelerate transformation and development and expand economic strength, with sound, sustainable and steady development trend. During the period of the 13th “Five-Year Plan”, Xianning will continue to follow innovation-driven and green rising development road to build green heart in central China and international ecological city, completed building of a well-off society together with the whole province and the whole country. It will implement five development strategic measures: the first is relying on Xianning high-tech zone to vigorously develop strategic emerging industries and green new industries; the second is doing a good job in the construction of Xianjia ecological culture town belt and Mufu Mountain green industrial belt; the third is striving to develop big culture, big tourism and big health service industries; the fourth is highlighting targeted poverty alleviation, education, medical service and safe construction; the fifth is building ecological city, civilized city, smart city, tourism city and healthy city.
Ding pointed out that Xianning can hardly do without financial support, especially strong support from developmental financial institutions. He wishes CDB Hubei Branch can conduct pragmatic cooperation with Xianning in targeted poverty alleviation, people’s livelihood projects and urban infrastructure construction around such two themes as people’s livelihood and development based on good foundation of early cooperation, continuing to strongly support economic construction and social development of Xianning. Xianning will do well service in an all-round way, plan good projects, and use funds effectively to achieve mutual benefit and win-win cooperation.
Zhong said CDB Hubei Branch and Xianning enjoy mutual trust and mutual support over the years, keeping good relationship of strategic partner from beginning to end. In recent years, CDB Hubei Branch has accumulatively granted investment loan of about 20 billion yuan to Xianning in different ways, with plentiful achievements in financial cooperation. CDB Hubei Branch will give full play to comprehensive financial service advantages to further work closely with Xianning based on early projects, serving five development strategic measures, boosting sound and sustainable development of Xianning, and promoting both sides’ cooperation to reach a new level.
According to the agreement, CDB Hubei Branch will provide comprehensive financial service integrated loan, investment, bond, lease and securities through planning first, and will unite other financing institutions to establish bank consortium to organize and guide social funds to offer financing support for targeted poverty alleviation in Mufu Mountain area, government-subsidized housing project, water conservancy, education, responding to emergencies, provision for the aged, comprehensive pipe gallery, and industrial park construction.
Xiong Zhengyu (Member of the Standing Committee and First Deputy Mayor) and Wu Hengyue (Vice President of CDB Hubei Branch) signed the agreement on behalf of both sides respectively, and municipal leaders: He Zhixiong and Wu Gang attended the signing ceremony. By Zhu Zhe (www.xnnews.com.cn)