2024 Spring Festival Group Visit Held by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and State Council
The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council held a 2024 Spring Festival group visit at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on February 8. Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, President of the State, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission, delivered a speech during the event.
In his speech, Xi Jinping extended New Year greetings to people of all ethnic groups across the country, as well as to compatriots in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the Macao Special Administrative Region, Taiwan, and overseas Chinese. He emphasized that the upcoming Year of the Rabbit is the first year to fully implement the spirit of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.
Party and state leaders in attendance at the event included Li Qiang, Zhao Leji, Wang Huning, Cai Qi, Ding Xuexiang, Li Xi, and Han Zheng. The banquet hall of the Great Hall of the People was brightly lit and filled with joy as people from all walks of life gathered together to celebrate the New Year.
Xi Jinping also highlighted the achievements of the past year, such as economic recovery, improvements in employment and prices, scientific and technological innovation, and ecological environment improvements.
Looking forward, Xi Jinping emphasized the importance of fully, accurately, and comprehensively implementing the new development concept, coordinating high-quality development and high-level security, and deepening reforms. He also encouraged the spirit of the dragon and hoped that people across the country would forge ahead with the energy of a dragon soaring and a tiger leaping, contributing to China’s modernization drive.
The event was attended by leading comrades and veteran comrades from various government and party organizations, as well as representatives of retired comrades, experts, scholars, and people from all walks of life in the capital.
Overall, the 2024 Spring Festival group visit showcased the leadership’s commitment to promoting economic recovery, innovation, and social harmony, while also reflecting on the achievements of the past year and looking ahead to the goals and tasks of the “14th Five-Year Plan.”