The annual session of the National People’s Congress gets under way at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing last week. Photo: AFPThe annual session of the National People’s Congress gets under way at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing last week. Photo: AFP
The annual session of the National People’s Congress gets under way at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing last week. Photo: AFP

Chinese legislator proposes banning foreign translation at government press conferences

  • Move could promote Chinese culture and cut out inefficiency, the deputy says in one of 506 motions submitted to National People’s Congress this year
  • But the deputy, a city mayor, claims foreign ministry has already stopped foreign language translation, which is not the case
Topic |   Two Sessions 2020 (Lianghui)
The annual session of the National People’s Congress gets under way at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing last week. Photo: AFPThe annual session of the National People’s Congress gets under way at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing last week. Photo: AFP
The annual session of the National People’s Congress gets under way at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing last week. Photo: AFP
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