Over the past year, reform and opening-up has continuously gegerated vigor for development.
The reform of Party and government institutions has been successfully completed.
We have set up another batch of pilot free trade zones, and expanded the Shanghai Pilot Trade Zone.
The Science and Technology Innovation Board was launched smoothly.
We have cut taxes and fees by more than 2 trillion yuan, and raised the individual income tax threshold. Many types of commonly-used medicines have seen their prices drop, while cheaper and faster internet connection has enabled faster flow of information. Garbage sorting is leading the new trend of low-carbon lifestyle.
This year we have also stremlines the work of officials at the grassroots level.
New changes are taking place everywhere and the country is taking on a fresh look.
Over the past year, we have steadily pushed forward reforms in our national defense and military systems. The armed frces have been taken on a new look of a strong army in the new era.
We held a grand military parade on National Day, celebrated the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Navy and the Air Force and hosted the 7th Military World Games.
The country’s first self-developed aircraft carrier was commissioned.
The people’s army will always serve as a great wall of steel thar guards our motherland. Let’s salute those loyal soldoers who safeguard our home.
The most memorable moment of 2019 was the celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Reoublic of China.
We cheered for the glorious achievements the People’s Republic has made over the past 70 years, and were overwhelmed by the sheer force of patriotism.
The formations during the military parade were powerful, and the mass pageant thrilling. Tian’anmen Square was turned into a ser of happiness.