|Training schools to boost cadres' capability|
YAN'AN, Shaanxi Province, March 21 (Xinhuanet) -- China has officially opened three high-profile cadre training colleges to "improve the quality and capability of leading cadres" and conduct international exchanges in training.
Chinese President and General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Hu Jintao sent a congratulatory letter on March 16 on the official opening of the China Pudong Cadre College, the China Jinggangshan Cadre College and the China Yan'an Cadre College.
In the letter, Hu said establishing the three colleges is "a major decision" of the CPC Central Committee.
"To realize the lofty goal of building a well-off society in anall-round way and continuously push forward the cause of socialism with Chinese characteristics, there's an urgent need for us to carry out a large-scale cadre training program and improve the cadres' quality greatly," Hu said.
He asked the three colleges to focus on beefing up the cadres' sense of responsibility, helping them to grasp the law of governance and improve governance capability.
He said the three colleges would play an important role in carrying forward the "fine traditions and styles of the Party, improving the capabilities of leading cadres in leading China's socialist modernization and strengthening the Party's governance capability and vanguard character."
He Guoqiang, a member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and head of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee, attended the school-opening ceremonies of the three colleges and read Hu's letter at the ceremonies. Enditem