SAMR held the plenary meeting of senior officials in Beijing

On September 12, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) held the plenary meeting of senior officials in Beijing and the swearing-in ceremony to uphold the Constitution by national governmental staff. The meeting followed through the spirits of the 19th CPC National Congress and the 2nd and 3rd plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee as well as the requirements of the CPC Central Committee for deepening the reform of CPC and national governmental agencies to put in place the “three decide” stipulation, identify the functions and tasks of SAMR and its departments, mobilize the officials and staff to further improve the understanding, keep up the spirits, forge ahead and press on the work of market regulation in the new era.

Zhang Mao, SAMR Head attended the meeting and delivered remarks. Ma Qizheng, SAMR Deputy Head presided over the meeting. Other SAMR officials also attended the meeting, including Tang Jun, Tian Shihong, Liu Shi, Qin Yizhi, Shen Changyu, Li Li and Jiao Hong.

Zhang Mao stressed that considering the new government agency with new functions and a new position, the CPC Central Committee and the State Council attach great importance and expectation to the reorganized SAMR and so are the general public, businesses and primary-level comrades. Facing the new situation, new tasks and new requirements, the whole system should be guided by the socialist thought of Xi Jinping with Chinese characteristics in the new era to enhance the “four consciousness” and the confidence in China’s development road, theory, institutional system and culture, precisely grasp the functions and position of the system and try to be a good pioneer in the reform, a good guard for fair market competition, a good defender of safety bottom line and a protector of consumers for their rights and interests, a good practitioner of efficient regulation and a driving force for high-quality development. With an up-and-coming spirit, we should strive for a fresh dimension of market regulation work in the new era.

The law enforcement action focusing on combating counterfeiting is carried out across the system to strengthen the regulation over food and drug safety, special equipment safety and quality and safety of industrial products, in a bid to safeguard the health and life safety of the general public.

All the cadres from the SAMR departments and the discipline inspection and supervision group of Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of CPC and National Supervisory Commission to SAMR as well as the cadres of section-above levels from the units directly under and affiliated to SAMR attended the meeting.

(Source: SAMR)