Internet-based finance rose swiftly to prominence. E-commerce, logistics, express delivery services and other emerging businesses developed rapidly. We have seen creators coming thick and fast, and the cultural and creative industries have been developing with great vitality.
餐桌污染 food contamination
Serious efforts were made to prevent food contamination, and on the whole the situation was kept stable in food and medicine safety.
为官不为 government officials are neglectful of their duties
Some government officials are neglectful of their duties, holding onto their jobs while failing to fulfill their responsibilities.
三期叠加 to deal simultaneously with the slowdown in economic growth, making difficult structural adjustments, and absorbing the effects of the previous economic stimulus policies
In its current stage of development, China has to deal simultaneously with the slowdown in economic growth, making difficult structural adjustments, and absorbing the effects of the previous economic stimulus policies. As resource-related and environmental constraints grow and costs for labor and other factors of production rise, a model of development that draws on high levels of investment and energy consumption and is heavily driven by quantitative expansion becomes difficult to sustain. We must therefore improve the economic structure while ensuring steady growth.
It goes without saying that powers should not be held without good reason.
大通关 to simplify customs clearance procedures
We will foster a new environment in all-round opening up. We will work with relevant countries in developing the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road. We will move faster to strengthen infrastructure connectivity with China’s neighbors, simplify customs clearance procedures, and build international logistics gateways.
新型职业农民 new type of skilled farmer
On the premise of keeping household operations stable, we will support the development of large family farming businesses, family farms and pastures, farmers’ cooperatives, leading agriculture enterprises, and other emerging agribusinesses; cultivate a new type of skilled farmer; and develop diversified and scaled agriculture operations.
中国制造2025 “Made in China 2025” strategy
We will implement the “Made in China 2025” strategy, seek innovation-driven development; apply smart technologies; strengthen foundations; pursue green development; and redouble our efforts to upgrade China from a manufacturer of quantity to one of quality.
互联网+ Internet Plus
Develop the “Internet Plus” action plan to integrate the mobile Internet, cloud computing, big data and the Internet of Things with modern manufacturing.
重点区域煤炭消费零增长 zero-growth in the consumption of coal in key areas of the country
We will fully implement the action plan for preventing and controlling air pollution; carry out coordinated inter-regional prevention and control efforts; upgrade coal burning power plants to achieve ultra low emissions; and strive for zero-growth in the consumption of coal in key areas of the country.
Stimulate market activity, shore up our weak spots, and boost the real economy
In face of mounting downward economic pressure, we maintained strategic focus, and kept our macroeconomic policy unchanged. Instead of using short-term stimulus measures, we continued to develop new ideas and methods for macro regulation. We exercised targeted regulation, stimulated market activity, shored up our weak spots, and boosted the real economy.
To build up a basic safety net, ensure there is a cushion in place for those most in need, and make relevant institutional arrangements
We continued to put people first, sustaining increases to spending in areas that are important to improving standards of living. We have been working to build up a basic safety net, ensure there is a cushion in place for those most in need, and make relevant institutional arrangements. Despite slowdown in the growth of government revenue and increased pressure on expenditures, more than 70% of last year’s government budget was spent on ensuring standards of living.
Bolster weak spots and benefit the people, as well as increase demand and promote development
We will increase the supply of public goods and services, increase government input in areas like education and health care, and encourage nongovernmental participation to improve the efficiency of supply. This will bolster weak spots and benefit the people, as well as increase demand and promote development.
Properly exercise the power of review over all items
Local governments must completely let go of powers that should be delegated to the market or society, and properly exercise the power of review over all items that have been delegated to them by higher level governments.
Our tolerance for corruption is zero, and anyone guilty of corruption will be dealt with seriously
Our tough stance on corruption is here to stay; our tolerance for corruption is zero, and anyone guilty of corruption will be dealt with seriously.
Exercise power in accordance with the law, encourage thrift and oppose extravagance
We will exercise power in accordance with the law, encourage thrift and oppose extravagance, and work painstakingly to improve Party conduct, promote integrity, and fight corruption.
Those who do not perform their duties, and who are indolent, sloppy, or neglectful of their duties
We will work to improve the mechanisms for assessing performance, and commend those who perform well, admonish those who do not, and expose and hold to account those who are indolent, sloppy, or neglectful of their duties.
The only way to build a country is to enrich its people.
The only way to build a country is to enrich its people. With increasing people’s quality of life as our objective, we will accelerate the development of social programs, reform and improve the income distribution system, do everything possible to increase people’s incomes, and promote social equity, justice, harmony, and progress.
Ensuring people’s wellbeing is a top priority for the government.
Ensuring people’s wellbeing is a top priority for the government, and we must do all we can do to make sure that basic needs are met.
A blight on people’s quality of life and a trouble that weighs on their hearts
We will fight to win the battle of conserving energy, reducing emissions, and improving the environment. Environmental pollution is a blight on people’s quality of life and a trouble that weighs on their hearts. We must fight it with all our might.
Maintaining sustainable economic growth
Steady growth and structural adjustment complement each other. We must work hard to ensure that the economy performs within an appropriate range while promoting economic transformation and upgrading, and maintaining sustainable economic growth.