The delayed NPC session got under way in Beijing on Friday. Photo: AP

Two Sessions 2020: China increases defence spending by 6.6 per cent but sets no GDP target, focuses on Hong Kong national security law

  • China’s top leaders come together for condensed version of annual meeting after two-month delay because of the Covid-19 pandemic
  • Government’s plans for reviving the economy, alleviating poverty and fiscal reform top the agenda
Topic |   Two Sessions 2020 (Lianghui)
The delayed NPC session got under way in Beijing on Friday. Photo: AP
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