A few days ago, Beijing announced the “14th Five-Year Plan” proposal, which mentioned the planning and construction of the city’s sub-center 12 times. As one of the “two wings” of the coordinated development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, what is the current progress of the construction of the city’s sub-center? Which areas will be developed in the next five years?
On December 15, Beijing held a series of press conferences “Reviewing the 13th Five-Year Plan and Looking Forward to the Fourteenth Five-Year Plan”-a special press conference for the construction of the city’s sub-center. Zeng Zanrong, Executive Deputy Secretary of the Party Working Committee of the Beijing City Deputy Center, Executive Deputy Director of the Management Committee, and Secretary of the Tongzhou District Committee, said that the city’s sub-center has seized the opportunity to relieve the functions of the central city. The regional GDP has exceeded 100 billion yuan and is expected to reach 108 billion yuan this year. , An increase of 57% from the end of the “Twelfth Five-Year Plan” period.
According to the “Beijing Sub-City Control Plan (Block Level) (2016-2035)” approved by the State Council in 2019, the city sub-center is strategically positioned as a world-class demonstration area for a harmonious and livable city and a demonstration of new urbanization District and the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region coordinated development demonstration zone.
Zeng Zanrong said that in the past five years, the city’s sub-center has clearly defined the leading functions of technological innovation, administrative office, business services, and cultural tourism. In 2019, the number of national high-tech enterprises increased by 668 from the end of the “Twelfth Five-Year Plan” period, reaching 1,077.
From January to November 2020, there will be 16,769 newly established enterprises in the city’s sub-center, ranking third in the city in terms of increment, an increase of 6.68%. In the first three quarters, the regional GDP reached 78.51 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 2%, and it achieved positive growth for two consecutive quarters. Among them, the financial industry realized an added value of 7.13 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 29.1%, which provided strong support for economic growth.
In terms of ecological environment, the cumulative concentration of PM2.5 dropped to 37 micrograms/m3, a 60% decrease from the end of the “Twelfth Five-Year Plan” period. The treatment of 53 sections of black and smelly water bodies has been completed, and the water quality of 9 entry and exit sections has all reached the national assessment target requirements. The forest coverage rate reached 33%, an increase of 5.7 percentage points from the end of the “Twelfth Five-Year Plan” period, and the 500-meter service radius coverage rate of park green space reached 91.2%.
Focusing on the construction progress of the “Universal Studios Project” of public concern, Wang Chengjun, Deputy Secretary of the Party Working Committee of Beijing City Deputy Center, Deputy Director of the Management Committee, and Director of the City Deputy Center Engineering Office, introduced that the first theme scenic spot “Future Water World” has been completed and handed over , 17 single buildings including the city avenue, technical service building, food processing warehouse, data center, etc. have all been completed and accepted. The world’s largest, heaviest, heaviest, and most difficult-to-build Global Plaza landmark has been launched. It will be a must for tourists to check in with internet celebrities. The surrounding 32 municipal roads, integrated pipe corridors and pipelines have been completed. .
During the “14th Five-Year Plan” period, the Beijing City Sub-center will also maintain an investment intensity of more than 100 billion yuan each year. Zhang Yanlin, member of the Party Working Committee of Beijing City Deputy Center, director of the Development and Reform Bureau of the Management Committee, and deputy director of the Municipal Development and Reform Commission, said that we have made a preliminary list of projects with a total investment of about 800 billion yuan, mainly focusing on infrastructure, people’s livelihood improvement and Three major areas of industrial development. In the future, the Beijing City Sub-center will also strengthen the coordination and linkage with the surrounding areas, actively undertake the functional easing of the central city, complete the second phase of the relocation of the administrative office area, and promote the transfer of high-quality resources in the central city to the sub-center in line with the functional positioning.