On November 18, Li Keqiang, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Premier of the State Council, presided over a symposium between economic situation experts and entrepreneurs to analyze the economic situation and listen to opinions and suggestions on the next economic work.
Han Zheng, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Vice Premier of the State Council, attended the meeting.
At the symposium, Wen Bin, He Jun and other experts and the leaders of Datang Group, Wuxi Yimian Textile Group, and Shenzhen Jingfeng Medical Technology Co., Ltd. spoke about stabilizing foreign trade exports, promoting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises, and alleviating the pressure of rising raw material costs. Promote corporate innovation and other suggestions.
Li Keqiang said that since the beginning of this year, my country’s development has encountered multiple challenges, such as the spread of epidemics in many places, severe floods, rapid rise in commodity prices, and the once-tight supply of electricity and coal. Under the strong leadership of the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core, all parties have implemented the deployment of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, the market players have worked hard, and the economy has recovered steadily. This year’s main goals can be achieved, and the annual task of employment can be completed ahead of schedule. The current situation at home and abroad is still complex and severe. With new downward pressure on my country’s economy, it is facing many challenges to continue to maintain a stable operation on a high base. We must adhere to the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, implement the spirit of the Sixth Plenary Session of the 19th Central Committee of the Party, and continue to do so in accordance with the requirements of a new stage of development, implementation of new development concepts, construction of a new development pattern, and promotion of high-quality development. To normalize the epidemic prevention and control, strengthen the “six stability” and “six guarantees”, especially the main body of the market to ensure employment and people’s livelihood, strengthen the forward-looking pertinence of macro policies, promote reform and opening up, do a good job in cross-cyclical adjustment, and promote the economy to climb. Hurdles to maintain economic operation within a reasonable range and overall employment stability.
Li Keqiang pointed out that hundreds of millions of market players are where China’s economic resilience and potential lie, and it strongly supports the basic employment market. Macroeconomic policies should continue to focus on market players. While continuing the institutional tax cuts and implementing the established tax deferral policies, we will study the adoption of new combined and phased tax and fee reduction measures, improve the deduction of R&D expenses, and tax refunds for value-added tax, and support manufacturing enterprises. , Relieve difficulties and innovate and upgrade for small, medium and micro enterprises and individual industrial and commercial households. Various policies to support coal power companies must be implemented to ensure stable power supply. Targeted measures will be taken to strengthen economic operation adjustments, and ease the pressure of rising prices of bulk commodities to downstream small, medium and micro enterprises. All parties must think of more ways to create a good environment for the development of market entities, and promote more market entities to overcome difficulties, become more active, and achieve new development.
Li Keqiang said that it is necessary to promote reform and opening up, and to withstand difficult pressures by stimulating the vitality of market entities. Continue to promote the reform of “delegation, regulation, and service”, optimize the business environment, maintain fair competition, and treat all kinds of market players equally, let them show their talents and show their skills, drive more jobs and increase residents’ income, and promote consumption expansion; While investing in efforts to promote key construction, reforms should be used to mobilize social investment enthusiasm, give full play to the huge domestic market advantage, and release the potential of domestic demand. It is necessary to further open up to the outside world, improve import and export support policies, maintain the basic stability of the RMB exchange rate at a reasonable and balanced level, and support the development of new forms of foreign trade such as cross-border e-commerce and overseas warehouses. Seize the opportunity of the effective implementation of RCEP to deepen and expand international cooperation. Give full play to the role of open platforms such as the pilot free trade zone, and make greater efforts to attract foreign investment. We must work hard, pioneer and innovate, and promote the development of China’s economy in reform and opening up.
Sun Chunlan, Hu Chunhua, Liu He, Wang Yong, Wang Yi, Xiao Jie, Zhao Kezhi, He Lifeng attended the forum.