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Jinshan sets new-year resolutions in congress meeting

Jan 21, 2010

Restructuring the economy will be one of the key tasks for Jinshan District in 2010, Director Zhao Fuxi said at the district's annual People's Congress on Tuesday.

Restructuring the economy will be one of the key tasks for Jinshan District in 2010, Director Zhao Fuxi said at the district's annual People's Congress on Tuesday.

Other tasks include construction of new towns and promotion of people's welfare, Zhao said.

The fiscal income of the district was 8.01 billion yuan (US$1.17 billion) in 2009, a 4.6 percent increase over 2008. The total of contractual foreign investment reached US$125 million last year.

Congress members listened to government reports in 2009, and heard plans for this year at the meeting, which was attended by 12 residents.