Party leadership determines the fundamental nature of Chinese modernization. The nature, purpose, founding mission, convictions, policies, and principles of our Party determine that Chinese modernization is socialist modernization, and not modernization in any other form. Under socialism with Chinese characteristics, our Party has upheld the basic tenets of scientific socialism while also endowing it with distinctive Chinese characteristics and contemporary features. Our Party has firmly followed the path of socialism with Chinese characteristics to ensure that Chinese modernization is advanced along the right track.
Only with a full understanding of the history of Chinese civilization can we spur the creative transformation and innovative development of China’s traditional culture, promote the progress of Chinese socialist culture, and build a modern Chinese civilization.
In upholding and developing socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, General Secretary Xi has placed great importance on carrying forward and developing the best of China’s traditional culture and continuously deepened understanding of the “two integrations,” particularly with regard to integrating Marxism’s basic tenets with China’s traditional culture.
We must constantly reform institutions and mechanisms related to ecological conservation to eliminate weaknesses and provide an endless source of vitality to the modernization of harmony between humanity and nature, thereby creating broad prospects for advancing the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.
Accelerating the development of a modern industrial system underpinned by the real economy is crucial for ensuring China maintains the strategic initiative in future development and global competition. With our focus on the real economy, it is imperative that we promote smart, green, and integrated industrial development and build a complete, advanced, and secure modern industrial system.
The efforts to propose, implement, and develop whole-process people’s democracy have clearly illustrated the CPC’s firm commitment to the position of people’s democracy and the principle of the people running the country and provided sound guidance for promoting socialist political advancement in the new era.