Report: In the fourth quarter of 2021, beijing-Tianjin-Hebei ranked first among the three major city clusters in terms of reform enthusiasm

2022-07-30 0 By

Beijing, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) — The Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region topped the list of three major city clusters in the fourth quarter of last year, according to a third-party assessment report on reform enthusiasm in the fourth quarter of 2021 released by the China Society for Economic System Reform on Wednesday.During the same period, Beijing entered the top five of 31 provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the central government) in terms of reform enthusiasm for the first time.China’s reform enthusiasm index in the fourth quarter of 2021 stood at 69.28, up 0.8 year on year, according to a report released on The same day.Compared with the previous quarter, the decrease was 2.72, or 3.78%.The reform heat index shows regional characteristics, with the eastern region leading and the northeastern region lagging behind.The reform heat index of eastern, central, western and northeastern China was 70.14, 69.65, 68.88 and 67.80, respectively.The heat index of The Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region ranked first among the three major urban agglomerations.Compared with the previous quarter, the ranking of the reform heat index of the three city clusters remained unchanged.The Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei regional index stood at 70.94, still ranking first.The Urban agglomeration index of Yangtze River Delta was 70.57, ranking the second.The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (excluding Hong Kong and Macao) ranked third with an index of 69.92.According to the ranking of 31 provinces (municipalities and autonomous regions), four municipalities are among the top 10 in terms of reform enthusiasm.Among them, the eastern provinces and cities (Tianjin, Fujian, Beijing, Jiangsu, Hebei, Shanghai) have obvious advantages.Compared with the previous quarter, Beijing, Shanghai and Anhui entered the top 10, with Beijing entering the top five for the first time.Shenyang, Tianjin, Guiyang, Jinan and Wuhan topped the list of 31 provincial capitals in terms of reform popularity.Among them, Guangzhou entered the top 10 for the first time last year.Chongqing, Nanjing and Tianjin rose significantly, while Nanchang, Changsha, Hefei, Jinan and Wuhan fell.The research group of the “Reform Heat Index” of the China Society for Economic Reform believes that the slight decline of the reform heat index in the fourth quarter of last year is related to the spread and recurrence of COVID-19 in many places.The research group believes that this year, we should adhere to the word of stability, seek progress in stability, constantly increase the strength of reform and opening up, with greater efforts to mobilize the enthusiasm of all sectors of society to participate in the reform.(after)