Hold High the Great Banner of Socialism With Chinese Characteristics and Strive for New Victories in Building a Moderately Properous Society in All Respects
Speech by Hu Jintao to the 17th National Congress October 15, 2007
Now I would like to make a report to the Seventeenth National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on behalf of the Sixteenth Central Committee.
The Seventeenth Congress is one of vital importance being held at a crucial stage of China''s reform and development. The theme of the congress is to hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, follow the guidance of Deng Xiaoping Theory and the important thought of Three Represents, thoroughly apply the Scientific Outlook on Development, continue to emancipate the mind, persist in reform and opening up, pursue development in a scientific w ay, promote social harmony, and strive for new victories in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects.