China's growth target

Premier Li Keqiang said China must maintain economic growth averaging 7.5 per cent a year through to 2020, as it seeks to double per capita income this decade. "We need to maintain steady economic growth, prevent inflation and control latent risks so that there won't be big fluctuations in economic performance," Mr Li said on Sunday.

Premier Li Keqiang said China must maintain economic growth averaging 7.5 per cent a year through to 2020, as it seeks to double per capita income this decade. "We need to maintain steady economic growth, prevent inflation and control latent risks so that there won't be big fluctuations in economic performance," Mr Li said on Sunday.