We will talk about the report on the work of the government, delivered at the Second Session of the Twelfth National People's Congress on March 5, 2014, by Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council.


一、2013年工作回顾 Review of Work in 2013


the first year for this government to perform its functions in accordance with the law,

任务艰巨而繁重 it had arduous tasks

复杂形势 complex environment

世界经济复苏艰难 the world economic recovery was difficult


In China, downward pressure on the economy increased, natural disasters occurred frequently, and there was an array of interrelated problems.


under the leadership of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) with Comrade Xi Jinping as General Secretary


fully attained the main targets for economic and social development for the year


made impressive achievements in reform and opening up and in the socialist modernization drive

经济运行稳中向好。The economy was stable and improved.

居民收入和经济效益持续提高。Personal income continued to rise, and economic performance continued to improve.

结构调整取得积极成效。 Progress was achieved in adjusting the economic structure.

社会事业蓬勃发展。 Social programs developed vigorously.


First, we deepened reform and opening up, invigorated the market, and stimulated internal impetus to growth.


Second, we improved our thinking on and ways of conducting macro-control and ensured that the economy performed within a proper range.


Third, we focused on adjusting the economic structure and raising the quality and returns of development.


Fourth, we ensured and improved people's wellbeing and upheld social fairness and justice.


Fifth, we improved social governance and maintained social harmony and stability.

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