(Enorth.com.cn)Zhao Baojiang, the former Vice Minister of Ministry of Construction, Supervisor of China Association of City Planning (CACP), and Tang Kai, Director General of Urban and Rural Planning of Ministry of Construction visited and investigated Binhai New Area together with experts and professors from Nanjing University, Tsinghua University and Beijing University on December 6, 2004.
Tianjin Political Consultative Conference organized members of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Tianjin to visit and inspect Binhai New Area on November 23, 2004.
“Binhai New Area Informatization High-level Forum ”, co-sponsored by Information Office, International Commerce Chamber of the Tianjin Economic and Technical Development Area (TEDA) and Cisco systems of Development and Research Co. Ltd. (CISCO), was held in Renaissance Tianjin Teda Hotel on November 11, 2004.
The signature ceremony of land transfer for Jinshui Oceanic Science & Technology Park, the first Oceanic science & technology park in Tianjin City was held in the Administrative Committee of Tianjin Free Trade Area in November 2004.
The production line for floated coated thick grass with production capacity of 700 tons invested by Tianjin Yuanyang Hongda Floated Grass Co. Ltd. was under construction. The event marked the manufacturing of floated thick grass in Tianjin City had reached the internationally advanced level in October 2004.
Tianjin International Automobile Trade Exhibition was held in Tianjin Teda International Convention Center from September 29 to October 5, 2004.
The media delegation of “Hundred Journalists feeling Tianjin” came to Tianjin in August 26, 2004. Leaders from Binhai New Area, TEDA and Free Trade Area had a discussion with these journalists.
A Binhai New Area Delegation being composed of 15 leaders including Wang Weizhuang, Deputy Secretary and Warden of Tianjin Dagang District, Zou Junxi, Standing member of Committee and Vice Warden of Dagang District, Hong Jianqiao, vice manager of Tianjin Petrochemical Company, etc. visited Maoming City and discussed with leaders of local government for promoting local economy by producing ethylene and oil refinery in May 15, 2004.
Urban emergency water supply network project which is the largest one in Binhai New Area was under construction in Tanggu District in April 2004.
Ningbo delegation which came to take part in Excellent and New Product (Tianjin) Exhibition visited Binhai New Area. Pi Qiansheng, Standing member of Tianjin CPC Committee and Director of the administrative committee of Binhai New Area interviewed with Guo Zhengwei, Vice General Secretary of Ningbo CPC Committee and others members of the delegation on April 11, 2004.
“Opinions on Overall Development Planning about Tianjin Binhai New Area Applying for the approval of State Council” was signed on March 3, 2004.
Swiss ISA Group signed a land transfer contract (with compensation) with Microelectronics Industrial Park Group in TEDA. It officially settled in Xiqing Microelectronics Industrial Park in January 20, 2004. Pi Qiansheng, Standing member of Tianjin CPC Committee and Director of the Administrative Committee of Binhai New Area attended the signature ceremony.