In this morning, the 2012 national meeting for meteorological bureau directors has been opened in Beijing. The meeting first conveyed the important instructions of Vice Premier Hui Liangyu. Dr. Zheng Guoguang, Administrator of China Meteorological Administration (CMA) made a working report with the theme of strengthening reform and innovation, and enhance the four capabilities to welcome the 18th CPC National Congress with excellent meteorological service.
In the instruction with CMA, Vice Premier Hui Liangyu fully confirmed the work of meteorological departments in 2011. He said that in the past year, meteorological departments made effective efforts for the service of weather forecast, disaster mitigation, agrometeorological service, and addressing climate change, which made great contributions to the reform and development of China and the prosperity of agriculture, rural areas and farmers.