Premier Li Keqiang said jobs were the most important factor in keeping economic growth in a “reasonable range”. Photo: AFP Premier Li Keqiang said jobs were the most important factor in keeping economic growth in a “reasonable range”. Photo: AFP
Premier Li Keqiang said jobs were the most important factor in keeping economic growth in a “reasonable range”. Photo: AFP

Li Keqiang says it is time China to ‘turn the blade inward’ to boost jobs growth

  • Premier promises 11 million new jobs as Beijing tries to ensure social stability
  • Tax cuts and reduced red tape planned to help private firms

Topic |   Two Sessions 2019 (Lianghui)
Premier Li Keqiang said jobs were the most important factor in keeping economic growth in a “reasonable range”. Photo: AFP Premier Li Keqiang said jobs were the most important factor in keeping economic growth in a “reasonable range”. Photo: AFP
Premier Li Keqiang said jobs were the most important factor in keeping economic growth in a “reasonable range”. Photo: AFP
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