At a recent Eco-city Press Conference, the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city announced the completion of 26 practical projects to improve people's livelihood in 2017. After a solid prophase, the "26 Practical Projects" of the Eco-city went smoothly and covered five major areas closely related to the life of the public such as social security, education and culture, health management, living facilities and living environment, and so far they were completely completed so that development can actually benefit the people and enhance the well-being of residents.
Comprehensive social security is expanded.
In order to fully build a multi-level social security system that covers the whole people, coordinates urban and rural areas, has a clear mandate and responsibility, and ensures adequate and sustainable social protection, the Eco-city expands the breadth and scope of social security and promotes people's well-being in all aspects so as to solve the hot and difficult issues that people care about.
It has achieved the full coverage of people in distress, the annual payment of social assistance funds, special subsidies for civil affairs and the disabled, poor groups and so on with nearly 400,000 yuan. In addition to the assistance of the disadvantaged group, in October 2017, the Eco-city Human Resources and Social Security Bureau launched a comprehensive plan for the insurance coverage and completed and promulgated the Work Plan for Implementing a National Plan for People's Participation of Social Security in the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city. At present, 3288 residents have been registered as insured persons, and 4400 people in 296 households are newly added to set up social insurance for urban workers. In addition, more than 9,000 people have been registered for medical insurance for urban and rural residents in 2017 and the registration of basic medical insurance for residents for 2018 has started; it has fully covered injury on duty insurance for migrant workers in new projects and those which are under construction.
Service levels continue to improve.
It has actively explored the new pension model to meet the needs of residents for pension services. It will promote the operation and maintenance service for the first-phase of Experience Center of Zhongfu Elderly Nursing Demonstration Zone and the Elderly Day Care Center in the second community, providing health care, anti-aging rehabilitation training and sleep adjustment services for elderly residents in the Eco-city.
It has actively carried out personnel services to get through "the last kilometer" for docking with enterprises. In 2017, the number of new jobs in the Eco-city was 7121, 29.2% up year-on-year. The number of new jobs contributed by innovation has reached a record high in recent years. The Eco-city has organized enterprises and staff in it to participate in one million skilled personnel training program, strived to get subsidies for start-up training bases, social security and job subsidies, enhanced the effectiveness of vocational skills training, and vigorously promoted innovation and entrepreneurship, with talents as priority to promote development.
In terms of sports and livelihood construction, the first phase of the football training base of TEDA Football Club has been put into use. It has actively carried out a series of activities to benefit the people and regulated health management service such as culture, standardized child health care, immunization, women's health and so on. It has completed the family doctor contracting service for more than 4,000 households.
The "Intelligent Community" is freshly unlocked.
It has actively promoted the construction of intelligent communities and its pilot work, integration and optimization of multi-party information systems and resources, innovative community management, updated management concepts and achieved the modernization of grassroots governance capabilities, to meet the growing needs of community residents in public services.
It has opened e-Citizens Center, where residents can enjoy 30 community services in six major areas including "clothing, food, shelter, transportation, music and education". Taking Nanyuan Residential Quarter of Waterfront Community as a pilot project, on the basis of its Wechat public account called Nanyuan Residential Quarter of Waterfront Community, it has launched three major types of intelligent service projects say "community service", "life service" and "property service".
The infrastructure is becoming more robust.
In promoting the construction of educational facilities, the construction of the pile foundation of the Primary School Kindergarten in the No. 32 Plot of the Eco-city has been completed and the foundation construction is under way.
In respect of hardware construction, the comprehensive business complex call Yihehui is opened, where residents can enjoy the convenience of supermarkets, pharmacies, restaurants, shopping, etc. at their doorsteps; bus terminus transformation of the service center station and the National Animation Park are completed and put into use; the first phase of the project of social security prevention and control video monitoring network has completed construction of 181 sites; the second phase of public housing is undergoing hardcover construction in the interior and is expected to be ready for occupancy by the end of October 2018.
The overall improvement of living environment is underway.
As of the end of November 2017, the Eco-city has built a green area of nearly 7.55 million square meters, and the "Green Islands, Green Valleys, Green Galleries and Green Space" are intertwined with each other, initially exploring a feasible route for urban greening landscape construction. It draws the experience from domestic and foreign ecological cities for roads greening, broadens the green belt, the width of main and secondary trunk green belts to 33 meters and 25 meters respectively, with the greening rate of more than 50%. At the same time through the rational allocation of the proportion of trees and shrubs, it forms a multi-layered plant community. Kunyu Park Residential Quarter in the Rainbow Community successfully passed the examination and acceptance of quiet residential quarters in Tianjin Municipality, for the successful creation of "quiet residential area in Tianjin" with an important step.