Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify a growth target for the whole period. Photo: Reuters Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify a growth target for the whole period. Photo: Reuters
Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify a growth target for the whole period. Photo: Reuters

China GDP: Beijing cites ‘policy flexibility’ as reason for dropping specific growth target for 14th five-year plan

  • Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify an economic growth target
  • China’s top economic planning agency says this gives Beijing more ‘policy flexibility’ to deal with uncertainty

Topic |   Two Sessions 2021 (Lianghui)
Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify a growth target for the whole period. Photo: Reuters Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify a growth target for the whole period. Photo: Reuters
Unlike in previous years, the 14th five-year plan for 2021-25 does not specify a growth target for the whole period. Photo: Reuters
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