Premier Li Keqiang addresses the media in the Great Hall of the People yesterday, admitting that he sees difficulties ahead for China to meet its economic growth target. Photo: Reuters

'Like taking a knife to one's flesh': Li Keqiang vows to push on with 'painful reforms'

Premier ends legislative sessions with a vow to push on with 'painful reforms' to cut red tape and spur growth by looking to the new economy

Topic |   China Parliamentary Sessions 2015

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Premier Li Keqiang addresses the media in the Great Hall of the People yesterday, admitting that he sees difficulties ahead for China to meet its economic growth target. Photo: Reuters
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Jane Cai

Jane Cai

Jane Cai, CFA, is the Beijing Bureau Chief of the South China Morning Post. She has been covering China's economic, financial, business and political news since the early 2000s.