Premier Li Keqiang’s address to the NPC is broadcast to shoppers at a mall in Beijing. Photo: Simon Song

China tries to keep steady hand on wheel of economy amid coronavirus pandemic, but fires salvo at Hong Kong

  • Premier Li Keqiang’s annual work report stresses need for stability, but plans for Hong Kong national security law rattle markets and prompt threat of US retaliation
  • National People’s Congress delegates told that annual growth target will be scrapped for first time due to uncertainty caused by Covid-19
Topic |   Two Sessions 2020 (Lianghui): All Articles
Premier Li Keqiang’s address to the NPC is broadcast to shoppers at a mall in Beijing. Photo: Simon Song
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