Special Report: NPC, CPPCC Annual Sessions 2010
|Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao smiles 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/Xing Guangli)|
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- China will continue to work with other countries to advance the international efforts in tackling climate change, Premier Wen Jiabao said Sunday after the close of the annual parliament session.
Wen said he wrote to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen, respectively, at the end of January after the Copenhagen conference, expressing in clear-cut terms that China highly commends and supports the Copenhagen Accord.
Not long ago, China once again wrote to the United Nations, expressing that China fully supports the Copenhagen Accord, he said.
"(But) It still perplexes me why some people keep trying to make an issue about China (in this regard)," Wen told a press conference after the annual session of the National People's Congress (NPC) closed.
"The issue of climate change concerns human survival, the interests of all countries, and equity and justice in our international communities," he said.
"We are fully justified to stick to the principle of 'common but differentiated responsibilities,'" he said.
China has said it would endeavor to lower its carbon dioxide emissions per unit of gross domestic product (GDP) by 40 to 45 percent by 2020 compared with 2005 levels.
Premier Wen foresees bumpy road ahead for China's development
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- The development road of China will be bumpy and even thorny in the next few years, Premier Wen Jiabao told a press conference Sunday after the closing meeting of the national legislature's annual session.Full story
Premier reiterates China's stance on yuan exchange rate
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Premier Wen Jiabao reiterated Sunday that China will further improve the yuan exchange rate formation mechanism and keep the yuan exchange rates basically stable at a reasonable and balanced level.Full story
Chinese yuan appreciates 14.5% in real term when world economy is worst hit
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Premier Wen Jiabao said Sunday that keeping the RMB exchange rate basically stable had played an important role in facilitating the recovery of the global economy from the worst financial crisis in decades.Full story
Premier Wen says stable yuan facilitates world recovery
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said here Sunday a stable exchange rate of the Renminbi(RMB), or yuan, will facilitate the recovery of the world economy in the mid of the global financial crisis.
He made the remarks at a press conference after the closing of the annual parliament session.Full story
Stable growth, structural adjustment, inflation management essential for China to advert "double dip": Premier
BEIJING, March 14 (Xinhua) -- China needs to strike a balance between maintaining a relatively fast and stable development, economic structural adjustment and management of inflation expectation to advert a possible "double dip" this year, Premier Wen Jiabao said here Sunday.Full story