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Economy, Diplomacy top Wen's agenda

2010-03-15 08:36 BJT

Special Report: 2010 NPC & CPPCC Sessions |

After the NPC closing ceremony, Premier Wen Jibao reassured the public by detailing a set of economic measures. He also stressed that 2010 will be a challenging year for China on both the foreign and domestic fronts.

Heading for some tough questions, Premier Wen Jiabao's press conference draws a big, mixed crowd.

As China sets a goal of eight percent GDP growth, the economy remains the top concern.

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao answers questions during a press conference after the closing meeting of the Third Session of the 11th National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, March 14, 2010. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei)
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao answers questions during a press conference 
after the closing meeting of the Third Session of the 11th National 
People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, 
capital of China, March 14, 2010. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei)