Chinese Premier Li Qiang called for more efforts to foster new productive forces, promote high-quality development and get this year’s economic work off to a good start during his inspection in central China’s Hubei Province.
In his trip on Tuesday and Wednesday, Li also emphasized the high-quality development of the Yangtze River Economic Belt and the implementation of the provision made at the Central Economic Work Conference.
In Yichang city, Li visited Gezhouba Dam to hear reports about the conservation of the Yangtze River, the Three Gorges Waterway and planning for a new canal. In Wuhan, Li inspected the development of the laser and flash memory chip industries and pledged more targeted policy support to further translate technological achievements into productivity. Finally, in Ezhou, Li highlighted that Huahu Airport has clear advantages and favorable conditions to become an international air cargo hub and called for the location to better serve the Yangtze River Economic Belt and the construction of a new development pattern in the country.
Li also called on Hubei officials to take active and solid measures and make new contributions to national development with new achievements in high-quality development.