At the invitation of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), Gao Xuanmin, Deputy Director of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee led a CPC delegation to visit Germany to promote spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress, and attend the SPD Congress as a representative of the CPC from December 8th to 11th.
Gao met with Martin Schulz, SPD Leader, handed over the congratulatory letter from the CPC Central Committee to the SPC Congress, and respectively introduced the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress to leaders of the SPC, the Union and the Left. Gao also attended the special symposium on the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress held by the Colbert Foundation and delivered a keynote speech. Over 20 high-level representatives from all walks of life including the German government, parliament, political parties, industrial and commercial circles, think tank and the European Parliament were present.
Gao comprehensively introduced the main spirit and great significance of the 19th CPC National Congress, stressed that the Congress has focused on the Chinese people’s yearn for a better life, and formulated program of action and development blueprint of socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era. All Chinese people will, under the leadership of the CPC, strive ahead on the basis of achieved historic achievements and open up a new journey with practical actions. Germany congratulated on the successful convening of the 19th CPC National Congress, spoke highly of its significance to the world, and expressed the willingness to make joint efforts with China to deepen cooperation in various fields, and make greater contributions to promoting world peace, development and stability.
Gao presented the second volume of the English version of Xi Jinping: The Governance of China and the German version of the Report to the 19th CPC National Congress to the representatives from all circles attending the symposium and briefing session.