National People's Congress Meeting
I shall use this page to distribute the government work report, budget report and planning report as they become available to me. Check for regular updates!
Here is my Live Twitter feed on the Government Work report by Li Keqiang
And here is the link (through linkedin) of the government work report (Thanks to Cindy Huigen of the Telegraaf):
In Chinese (Thanks Wall Street Journal):
The Government Planning Report (Thanks to Tom Hancock of Bloomberg):
In Chinese (Thanks Wall Street Journal)
And the Government Budget Report (also via Tom Hancock):
In Chinese (thanks Wall Street Journal):
Damien Ma has a live tweet of NPC and the aftermath. Lots of atmospherics (no doubt in part induced by the scotch on the side).
Main targets from Government work report, planning report and budget report:
Useful thread on NPC thus far:
Bloomberg report on reorganization of Financial Supervision and cut in central government staff.
The move towards integrated supervision has been common in many countries (the US being the odd country out). But why not include the capital market supervisor? Also, the prospective cut in central ministries’ staff further hollows out their policy making and supervisory capacity.
The (Draft) State Council Reform Plan. Google Translation.
In Chinese (thanks to GingerRiver)
For Comparison: The 2018 State Council Reform Plan:
FM Qin Gang Media Briefing on CGTN
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