Hello friends.I am Xue Zhanhai, mayor of Yan'an city. I am very happy to be here to recommend my hometown Yan'an to you.
Yan 'an is two holy land: one is the holy land of the Chinese nation,the Huangdi yellow emperor opened the dawn of Chinese civilization here,the tomb of the yellow emperor is the spiritual symbol of Chinese civilization,and the historical witness of same Chinese root.The other is holy land of Chinese revolution,the new China from Yan 'an pagoda mountain to Beijing Tian 'anmen,Yan 'an pagoda is the spiritual symbol of Chinese revolution.Yan 'an has go out of two generations of leaders: the party central committee, chairman Mao and other revolutionaries of the older generation lived and fought in Yan 'an for 13 years, won the great victory in the war of resistance against Japan and the war of liberation,Established the guiding position of Mao Zedong thought, and cultivated the Yan 'an spirit for thousand years.General secretary Xi Jinping has lived and worked in Liangjiahe, Yan 'an for seven years,leaving behind precious spiritual wealth.It can be said that a piece of yellow land,two generations of leaders.Different leaders, the same feelings,different times, the common mission.
There are two wonders in Yan 'an:one is the majestic and rushing Hukou waterfall,the largest yellow waterfall in the world. The other is created by nature andextremely skillful Qiankun bay,the first bay of the Yellow River which turns 320 degrees.They are the spiritual symbols of the Chinese nation's perseverance and courage.
In the new era, the Yan'an people struggled to write "two articles": one is "new from have". We conscientiously implement the spirit of the important speech of the General Secretary Xi Jinping during the inspection of Yan'an on February 13, 2015. Insisted on the spirit of Yan'an to build Yan'an ,develop Yan'an and give full play to energy, cultural tourism, agricultural products and other special resources,and the "two advantages" of urbanization and large infrastructure space.Accelerate structural adjustment and strive to catch up to surpass, the city's GDP reached 155.8 billion yuan, per capita $10,000. The other is "have from none".We plant up the parasol tree,attracted golden phoenix.Datang, Huawei and other world 500 strong enterprises to invest in our city, 495 new economic enterprises settled in Yan 'an.Our development has stood on a new historical starting point.
Today’s Yan'an has two major changes in the milestones:One is that the mountains have turned green.Over the past 20 years,we have continued to work one after another. A total of 10.77 million mu of farmland has been returned to forests.The forest coverage rate has reached 52.5%, and the vegetation coverage has reached 81.3%. The land have realized a historic transformation from yellow to green.The other is people get rich.More than 3 million mu of apple trees we planted have become the "cash tree" and "golden egg" for the peasants to get rid of poverty and become well-off.Yan’an, holy land of revolutionary, have first to say goodbye to the absolute poverty,realize the regional overall poverty alleviation,The incidence of poverty dropped from 13.2% in 2014 to 0.66% in 2018, opening a new journey for building a well-off society in an all-round way.
Friends, welcome to Yan 'an, to pursue the national roots, accept the baptism of red,and feeling the mission of the original heart.
Come to Yan 'an, see the green new appearance,enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Yellow River,sing the folk songs of northern Shaanxi,play the waist drum of Ansai,eat the apple of Yan 'an. I am waiting for you in Yan 'an!