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Promotion of the old Northeast industry base has become another important move the Central Committee makes out to facilitate regional economy of the country after West Development, in which the most important is to support the promotion through financing. To rapidly develop the three provinces in the northeast, the first thing is to solve the bottleneck of financing. To seek for new outlets is the fundamentality of renewed development. A newly founded Northeast Zhenxing Bank wlll surely leave no historic burdens, it will provide service for the three provinces of the northeast, and it wlll certainly play an important role in the economic promotion of the northeast.