Experts applaud China dropping economic target figures| CCTV English

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For the first time in modern history, China did not propose economic growth targets at Friday’s opening ceremony of the country’s National People’s Congress (NPC), part of the annual “Two Sessions” meeting. Instead Premier Li Keqiang noted that safeguarding employment and people’s livelihoods following the disruption of the coronavirus epidemic should be the main focus. International observers say it is a prudent and responsible move in response to the complex domestic and global situation due to the COVID-19 pandemic. #TwoSessions