Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meets the press after the closing of the third session of the 13th National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, May 28, 2020. Li took questions from Chinese and foreign reporters via video link. (Xinhua/Liu Weibing)
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met the press at the Great Hall of the People after the conclusion of the third session of the 13th National People's Congress Thursday afternoon in Beijing.
The premier took questions from Chinese and foreign reporters via video link.
China will take targeted measures instead of massive stimulus to boost economic growth, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
China will be able to fulfill the tasks and goals for the whole year and complete the building of a moderately prosperous society in all respects, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday the country is expected to achieve positive economic growth this year if security is ensured in six key areas.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday the country will make efforts to add about 10,000 newly registered market entities on a daily basis this year.
China will further enhance cooperation with the rest of the world and introduce more measures to expand opening up, Premier Li Keqiang said at a press conference on Thursday.
Employment matters most in people's lives and China will step up efforts to stabilize employment this year, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
China has the confidence to accomplish the tasks for winning the battle against poverty this year, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
Fight against COVID-19
China will continue to adopt a science-based, open and transparent approach in dealing with COVID-19, Premier Li Keqiang told a press conference Thursday.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Thursday stressed the importance of international cooperation in fighting COVID-19 and restoring economy to ensure mankind prevails over the epidemic.
China is open to international cooperation on the research and development of vaccines, medicines and testing reagents for COVID-19, and is willing to share the deliverables with the world, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
China and the United States must use wisdom to expand common interests and properly manage differences and disagreements, Premier Li Keqiang said at a press conference on Thursday.
China-U.S. decoupling does no good to either side and will harm the world as the two countries are major economies, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
The economies of China and the United States are closely intertwined, and the businesses of the two countries need each other, Premier Li Keqiang said at a press conference on Thursday.
The Chinese nation has the wisdom and capabilities to handle its own affairs, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said at a press conference in response to a question related to Taiwan.
There has been no loss of life to COVID-19 among Taiwan compatriots working and living on the Chinese mainland, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.
"One country, two systems"
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Thursday said the Chinese central government has been fully and faithfully implementing "one country, two systems."
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Thursday expressed his belief that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will be signed as scheduled.
China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (ROK) are working closely together to advance their free trade agreement (FTA) development, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday.