China to ensure creation of over 11 million new urban jobs in 2019
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BEIJING, March 15 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Friday the country will ensure the creation of more than 11 million new urban jobs this year.
"In actual practice, our goal is to generate the same amount of job opportunities as we did last year, which is over 13 million," Li told a press conference after the conclusion of the annual session of China's national legislature.
"This year, for the first time, we are elevating the status of employment-first policy to a macro policy togeth ...