Latest News:  

English>>China Politics

Top leaders join panel discussion with lawmakers


08:26, March 11, 2013

BEIJING, March 10 (Xinhua) -- Vice Premier Li Keqiang and other senior Chinese leaders on Sunday joined lawmakers in panel discussions during the ongoing annual session of the National People's Congress (NPC), the top legislature.

In a panel discussion with deputies from northeast China's Jilin Province, Li called for the resolve to transform government functions, after a State Council institutional reform plan was submitted on Sunday for review by lawmakers.

The government of all levels should overcome difficulties and improve their functions to better serve enterprises, the society and the people, Li said.

He urged Jilin, an industrial base and a major agricultural province, to make breakthroughs in science and technology advancement to boost agricultural production and energy development.

Joining lawmakers from northwest China's Gansu Province, Yu Zhengsheng, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, said the province should explore a development pattern which fits its own situation and particularly focuses on improving infrastructure and the quality of human resources.

Liu Yunshan, another Standing Committee member, told lawmakers from north China's Hebei Province that leading officials and Party cadres should take the lead in facing challenge and tackling difficult problems.

In the panel discussion with deputies from Jiangxi Province, Vice Premier Wang Qishan stressed the need to reform the administrative system and the government with more attentions to service delivery.

Zhang Gaoli, also a Standing Committee member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, attended the panel discussion with deputies from Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

He emphasized the importance of reform and opening-up and called for a balance among reform, development and stability.

Email|Print|Comments(Editor:ZhangQian、Yao Chun)

Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name


Selections for you

  1. Flagship of U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet

  2. 'Peace-13' maritime military drill held

  3. DPRK top leader watches archery match

  4. Cities in N China suffer dusty weather

  5. Beautiful Chinese female captains

  6. Spring snow hits Urumqi

  7. CPI stimulated by festive spending

  8. Winning images of CHIPP showed in Wuxi

  9. Mayday holds concert in Hangzhou

  10. Halt urged to rising luxury goods prices

Most Popular


  1. Fake 3D triggers resentment
  2. Technology transforms art sharing
  3. Books for youngsters' the fastest-growing genre
  4. Life of the never-touch-a-pan generation
  5. Chinese films ought to tell Chinese stories
  6. Lei Feng spirit never out of date

What’s happening in China

Over 900 dead pigs found floating in Shanghai river

  1. 'House Sister' arrested in fake ID scandal
  2. China to control megacities' size in urbanization
  3. Job fair held for female college students in Jiangsu
  4. SARS ruled out in death cases
  5. Man falls to death at Hongqiao airport terminal