（Translator：Li Congwen, Proofreader: Xu Yingrui）
ChapterⅠ Forging the city with ecological balance. Constructing an ecological pacesetter city in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei urban agglomeration.
Chapter Ⅱ Strengthening the city by industry. Constructing national innovative city.
Chapter Ⅲ Prospering the city by opening-up. Constructing the first-class tourist city.
Chapter Ⅳ Casting the city by civilization. Won the title of national civilized city.
Chapter Ⅴ Marching bravely in new era, casting the dream on new journey.
National civilized city
The first batch of coastal open cities in China
The first batch of top tourist cities of China
China's top 100 cities with comprehensive strength
The co-host city of Beijing Olympic Games
National Double Support Model City
National Model City in public security comprehensive administration
National Model of Verdurization City
National demonstration city of strong city quality
National Garden City
One of China’s Top Happiest Cities
The capital of bird-watching
The demonstration city of national marine economy innovation and development
The first batch pilot cities of national comprehensive reform of service industry
National tourism comprehensive reform pilot city
National innovative pilot city
National intelligent pilot city
National low-carbon pilot city
National pension service comprehensive reform pilot city
National demonstration zone of public culture service system
Beidaihe life and health industry innovation demonstration zone
Forging the city with ecological balance
Strengthening the city by industry
Prospering the city by opening-up
Casting the city by civilization
By 2020, a high-quality moderately prosperous society in all aspects;
By 2030, a strong coastal city and a beautiful port city, accomplish socialist modernization in advance;
By 2040, the first-class international tourist city preliminary, strive to become a strong socialist modern city, achieve the leap-development of the city’s quality.
One comprehensive accomplishment:Ensure to build a high-quality moderately prosperous society in all aspects as scheduled; Four leads: leads in ecological environment, urban and rural co-ordination, opening-up level and city civilization among the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei urban agglomeration.
Five obvious improvements: development quality, reform motivation, people’s livelihood, governmental society governance capability and the level of regulating and managing the party will have obviously improved.
（Translator：Luo Xuefeng, Proofreader: Xu Yingrui）
Under the commander of the thought of socialism with Chinese characteristics of Xi Jinping in the new era and the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, free our minds, work hard and do solid work, stick to completing the workable supervision system in" Five Reaches and Four Initiatives and Four Additions" and "Two Forms and Two Normalizations" and "Quaternity", preserve in various works with"depth, truth, strictness, fineness and permanency".
（Translator：Wang Xiaolin, Proofreader: Xu Yingrui）
Qinhuangdao is located in the northeast of Hebei Province. It is the center of the Bohai Sea Economic Circle with Mt.Yanshan on the north, Bohai Sea on the south, Beijing and Tianjin to the west and Liaoning Province on the east.It is one of the first batch of coastal open cities in China, as well as national civilized city. It is also the national comprehensive transportation hub city and important node city of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei coordinated development. It is the only zero-distance coastal city in Hebei Province, consisting of Haigang District, Shanhaiguan District, Beidaihe District, Funing District, Changli County, Lulong County, Qinglong Manchu Autonomous County, as well as Qinhuangdao Economic and Technological Development Zone and Beidaihe New Development District. It covers a land area of 7802 square kilometers and sea area of 1805 square kilometers, with a permanent population of 3.11million.
Qinhuangdao has a long history and rich cultural deposits. It was named after Qin Shihuang’s visit to the East in 215 BC. In 207 AD, CaoCao, Emperor Wu of Wei, on his way of eastward expedition, wrote the famous article “View of the Sea”. In 1898, the first port was built in Qinhuangdao, and Beidaihe was turned into a summer resort for Chinese and foreigners. In the 1950s, Beidaihe became a summer retreat for national leaders. Mao Zedong created the magnificent “Gold and Sand Beidaihe” here. The culture of solitary bamboo, the culture of the Great Wall and culture of health are reflected in each other here.
Qinhuangdao has a good ecological and beautiful environment. With a pleasant climate of mild winter and cool summer, it belongs to the warm temperate semi-humid continental monsoon climate. The annual average temperature is 11.1℃ and summer average temperature is 23.7℃. The city’s forest coverage rate is 51%.There are many tourism resources,such as mountains, seas, customs, towns, lakes, hot springs,wetlands, and old villas,etc.The 162.7km coastline has fine sand and flat beach, and the 223km ancient Great Wall runs through the East and West. Blue sky and sea, green land and golden beach cast beautiful reflections. There are more than 503 species of birds. The city is known as the Great Wall Waterfront Park, Beijing-Tianjin Backyard Garden, and the bird-watching capital. It received more than 50 million domestic and foreign tourists in 2017.
Qinhuangdao has a superior location and convenient transportation. Located at the junction of the two major economic regions, North China and Northeast China， Qinghuangdao is also connected to the Northwest through the Datong-Qinhuangdao Railway. Within the borders of Qinhuangdao, six national railways, namely Tianjin-Qinhuangdao, Beijing-Shanhaiguan, Beijing-Qinhuangdao, Datong-Qinhuangdao, Qinhuangdao-Shenyang and Shenyang-Shanhaiguan, intersect with 3 expressways, namely Beijing-Harbin, Coastal Expressway, and Chengde-Qinhuangdao. Tianjin-Qinhuangdao Passenger Dedicated Line is an important connecting line for the high speed rail in the Northeast, North China, and East China. Beijing-Qinhuangdao high-speed rail which makes Qinhuangdao a departure station to Beijing, Tianjin, Shijiazhuang and Taiyuan and accelerates the form of “one hour” Economic circle of Beijing-Tianjin-Qinhuangdao which will be completed in 2019. Qinhuangdao Port is the hub port of national coal transportation from north to south, with shipping operations in more than 130 countries and regions. Beidaihe Airport has opened a number of routes to Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Harbin, etc, becoming the only airport city among the prefecture-level cities in Hebei Province that has the function of an air port.
Qinhuangdao has a perfect foundation and broad prospects. There are state-level development zone, export processing zones and university science and technology parks, as well as 11 universities including Yanshan University, 2 national, 44 provincial level key libraries and engineering technology centers. Talent density ranks among the top of Hebei Province. It is the manufacturing base of global automotive hub, the largest production and processing base of aluminum product, the production base of high-quality dry red wine, the sea port base of domestic heavy equipment, the base of a million-ton ship building, as well as the hometown of grapes, walnuts, apples and large cherries in China.
“Rising tide expands both banks and favorable wind sets the sail”. Today, Facing the dual pressure and task of both high quality development and rapid growth, Qinhuangdao is in the period of historic window and strategic opportunity. The strategy of “One Belt and One Road ” and Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei coordinated development, cooperation of Bohai Sea Economic Circle regions, revitalization of the old industrial base of northeast China, the planning construction of Xiong’an New Area, etc, are closely related with Qinhuangdao, providing unprecedented condition for us to promote high quality development. Now, Qinhuangdao is fully implementing the 19th CPC National Congress Spirit, taking Xi Jinping’s Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era as its guide, strengthening the Party’s overall leadership, adhering to the general tone of the work of seeking progress while maintaining stability, persisting in the new concept of development and holding on the development idea of people-centered. It also makes overall efforts to advance the overall layout of the “Five-in-One” system, promotes the “Four Comprehensive” strategic layout in a coordinated manner, focuses on the positioning of first-class international tourist city. It tries its best to lay stress on the three tough battles of preventing and defusing major risks, targeted poverty alleviation and pollution control and promotes sustained and sound development of economic society. We are striving to create a new era for the comprehensive construction of a strong coastal city, beautiful port city and international city, and writing a chapter on Qinhuangdao in the great rejuvenation of the China Dream of the Chinese Nation.