The Plan for Mianyang to Carry out Quality Improvement Actions Released
2018-08-16

Recently, the standing committee of the municipal party committee held a meeting to review and approve The Plan for Mianyang to Carry out Quality Improvement Actions (hereinafter referred to as The Plan).The meeting was held to thoroughly implement The Guiding Opinions of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council on Conducting Quality Improvement Actions and The Plan for Sichuan to Carry out Quality Improvement Actions, and to vigorously implement the strategy of making Mianyang a city highlighting quality and to solidly improve the overall quality.

The Plan formulates scientific and specific planning on the overall requirements, main tasks, key projects, and safeguarding measures for Mianyang¡¯s quality improvement actions in the coming period. It also formulates long-term development goals and puts forward clear and meticulous requirements for the city. It will give a strong impetus to the quality improvement work and the high-quality economic and social development of the city.

The overall requirements of The Plan firstly specifies the guiding ideals and the basic principles, namely, to comprehensively implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, and to take Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era as the guiding principle, to have an in-depth study of the spirit implicit in the speeches when General Secretary Xi Jinping paid a visit to Sichuan, to firmly establish and implement the new development concept, to closely focus on the core work and the development landscape of the municipal party committee and the municipal government, to adhere to the concept of quality and efficiency first, to revitalize the real economy and vigorously implement the strategy of innovation-driven development, to strengthen brand cultivation, to make Mianyang a city highlighting quality, to vigorously carry out quality improvement actions, to make Mianyang a highland for Sichuan province¡¯s quality development, to improve the overall quality and safety and people¡¯s satisfaction for quality, and to accelerate the construction of China¡¯s Science and Technology City and astrong modernized city in the west of China. The Plan also clarifies the basic principles for carrying out quality improvement actions, namely, to adhere to quality first, to make Mianyang a city highlighting quality, to stick to reform and innovation, to stimulate endogenous motivation, to adhere to the principle of enterprise as the entity, to strengthen quality management, to adhere to benefiting the people by enhancing quality and to share quality results.

The Plan clarifies the five main tasks of carrying out quality improvement actions, namely, to vigorously improve the quality of industries, to comprehensively improve the quality of products, to steadily improve the quality of projects, to significantly improve the quality of services, and to continuously improve the environmental quality. It also specifies the ten key projects, namely, to implement the project of creating brands, the project of overcoming difficulties in improving quality, the project of enhancing quality creditability, the project of supporting talent development, the project of consolidating the quality basis, the project for entrepreneurs to take the pilot role, the project of increasing quality supervision and innovation, the project of synergically improving regional quality, the projectfor the deep integrationof military-civil quality and the project of benefiting the people by enhancing quality. At the same time, The Plan also designates the party committees, governments and departments at all levelsthe responsibility units of the above-mentioned tasks, emphasizes the need to strengthen the party¡¯s leadership over quality enhancement, and formulates a series of safeguarding measures to intensify quality supervision and assessment, to improve fiscal and financial incentives, to create a healthy environment for enhancing quality, and to focus on the implementation of key tasks.

The Plan proposes the main goals of carrying out quality improvement actions, namely, to improve the quality basis system that meets the needs of high-quality economic development, to focus on breaking through the bottleneck of quality development, to fill in the shortcomings of the quality basis, to comprehensively improve the quality of industries, the quality of products, the quality of projects and the quality of services, to continuously improve environmental quality, to promote the coordinated development of regional quality, to effectively manage issues concerning quality and safety, and to significantly enhance brand-driven capabilities. By 2020, the market competitiveness of ¡°Mianyang made¡± products and Mianyang services, the quality of the supply system and the contribution rate of quality to economic transformation and upgrading will be significantly improved. At that time, Mianyang will basically shift from product and price competition to brand and quality competition.

In recent years, the municipal party committee and the municipal government have stood tall and determined to prioritize enhancing quality. The city has been adhering to the principle of ¡°quality first and wining by enhancing quality¡±, closely following the spirit of making Mianyang a city with strong scientific and technological advantages by enhancing quality, speeding up making Mianyang a city highlighting quality, and giving Mianyang endless impetus to promote structural reforms on the supply side, to transform the economic development mode, and to guarantee and improve people¡¯s livelihood. Especially since 2018, the relevant departments and units of the counties andindustrial parks of the city and the quality supervision departments have thoroughly implemented the decision-making arrangements of the municipal party committee and the municipal government, fully exerted the role of leading through standards, strengthened the measurement and certification management, improved the inspection and testing capabilities, and continuously consolidated the qualitymanagement basis, focused on brand building, vigorously carried out quality improvement actions, improved the quality of products and services, and effectively promoted the high-quality development of Mianyang¡¯s economy and the steady improvement of Mianyang¡¯s overall quality.

Responsible editor: Liu Yi