Recently, Zhou Hongbo, vice governor of Guangxi and mayor of Nanning, led a team to Hengxian County to investigate the renovation of rural dilapidated houses and poverty alleviation. He stressed that the relevant personnel should resolutely implement the requirements of continuously taking the responsibilities, following the policies and carrying out the supervision after the county shook off poverty, maintain the same level of investment and overall stability of the existing support policies, and take multiple measures to consolidate the achievements of poverty alleviation.
On the same day of investigation, Zhou Hongbo led the team to conduct the field work in Tanwen Village of Xiaoyi Town, so as to understand the construction operation of Tanwen Poverty Alleviation Industrial Park. The Poverty Alleviation Demonstration Garden for Potted Jasmine Plant and Vegetable Seedling in Tanwen Village resumed work and production in early March, and sold about 28,000 potted plants as of April 8, with the sales volume of more than 300,000 yuan. Zhou Hongbo stressed that measures should be taken according to local conditions and people's needs, policies should be fully utilized, support measures should be strengthened, the village-level collective economy should be developed and strengthened, the people's internal driving force for development should be stimulated, the sources of people's income should be exploited, and people should be lifted out of poverty in a stable manner. It is required to step up efforts to alleviate poverty through industrial employment, explore ways to promote the development of small towns with distinctive features through industrial development, and establish a sound, long-term mechanism to effectively connect poverty alleviation with rural revitalization, so as to ensure stable employment and sustainable development for the poor.