Premier Li Keqiang was speaking on Monday – info comes via Bloomberg citing a State Council statement.
Chinese officials have already spoken of the ‘above 6%’ target, this is a reiteration.
- “We need to seek a balance between growth, income, and employment, and we cannot pursue economic growth based on high energy consumption and heavy pollution”
- China needs growth in employment and income
- will have to work more on boosting domestic demand and consumption