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Apr 12, 2022 03:40 PM
ECONOMY

China’s Premier Issues Third Warning on Growth as Covid Takes Toll

Premier Li Keqiang in 2022. Photo: Xinhua
Premier Li Keqiang in 2022. Photo: Xinhua

(Bloomberg) — Premier Li Keqiang issued a third warning about economic growth risks in less than a week, suggesting heightened concern about the outlook as widespread Covid lockdowns disrupt production and spending.

Authorities should “add a sense of urgency” when implementing existing policies, Li told local authorities at a seminar Monday. China will study and adopt stronger economic policies as needed to support the economy, he said.

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