In March 2015, mayor of Shenzhen City Xu Qin, made instructions on the special report given by Professor Cheng Hong on “Working Meeting of National Quality Management and Establishment of Quality-strengthening Cities”, named “Quality: New Driving Force of Urban Development”. Xu Qin pointed out that the report has value for references to strategy of “cities strengthened by quality”, as well as social and economic development of Shenzhen. Subsequently, "Work Briefing of Shenzhen City’s Quality Strengthening Strategy" (100th-102th) published a full report in three issues. Each district, departments and key unit key enterprises in Shenzhen have studied the briefing.
Based on basic theory of quality, the report put forward that the core of economic growth quality is the "double increase" of the micro and macro quality. It proposes the subjective and objective evaluation methods and index system. From the perspective of the government, it focus on the quality of the governance reforms proposed policy path to achieve "double increase" of macro and micro quality.