Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping yesterday urged all localities and
departments to apply the scientific outlook on development in their work.
Xi, who is also a member of the Standing Committee of the Communist Party of
China (CPC) Central Committee Political Bureau, also asked party members and
government officials to take the lead and be role models in work to deal with
the international financial crisis and maintain steady and relatively fast
Xi said this at a conference on studying and applying the scientific outlook
on development, an important concept endorsed by the CPC that emphasizes caring
about the well-being of people and promoting comprehensive, coordinated and
He called for efforts to solve several major issues hindering scientific
development and launch several projects to bring actual benefits to people so
that they can feel the changes brought about by the campaign to study and apply
the scientific outlook on development.
He also urged establishing mechanisms that guarantee and promote scientific