Chinese premier admits ‘daunting task’ as more fall below poverty line due to pandemic

//Chinese premier admits ‘daunting task’ as more fall below poverty line due to pandemic

Chinese premier admits ‘daunting task’ as more fall below poverty line due to pandemic

China’s annual parliamentary session wrapped up with the passage of a controversial resolution to craft a national security law for Hong Kong, and a pledge to boost the economy which has been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. The National People’s Congress – which is usually held in March but was delayed because of the pandemic – concluded with an endorsement by lawmakers of Premier Li Keqiang’s government work report which, for the first time, did not set a GDP growth target. The congress…

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