On August 16, at the regular news conference held by the national development and Reform Commission in August, some media asked: how to view the current situation of China’s economic operation? What are the priorities of economic work in the second half of the year and how to stabilize the economy< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > in response, Yuan Da, director of the comprehensive Department of national economy of the national development and Reform Commission, said that there are still some outstanding contradictions and problems in China’s economic operation, and economic development still faces many difficulties and challenges. However, it is more important to note that since the beginning of this year, China’s economy has stabilized and rebounded in a relatively short period of time in the face of the impact of unexpected factors, showing strong resilience and great potential. At the same time, the implementation of various decisions and arrangements of the Party Central Committee and the State Council is accelerating. The results of efficient and coordinated epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development continue to show. The effects of macro policies are constantly released. The trend of China’s economic recovery will be further consolidated< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > Yuan Da said that the meeting of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee on July 28 made a systematic plan for the economic work in the second half of the year. The national development and Reform Commission will fully implement the requirements that the epidemic should be prevented, the economy should be stable, and the development should be safe, so as to keep the economic operation within a reasonable range and strive to achieve the best results< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > first, we need to effectively coordinate the key work of epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development. Adhere to the system concept, scientific and accurate, unswervingly adhere to the general strategy of “external defense input and internal defense rebound” and the general policy of “dynamic zero elimination”, implement the “nine no’s” initiative, timely summarize and promote the good experience and good practices of all localities in effectively coordinating epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development, maximize the protection of people’s lives and health, and minimize the impact of the epidemic on economic and social development< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > the second is to optimize the policy environment to promote sustained economic recovery and development. We will continue to put stability first and seek progress while maintaining stability, and put steady growth in a more prominent position. Macro policies should be active in expanding demand. They should be both powerful and reasonable, and should not advance the future. We will accelerate the implementation of the policies that have been issued, and ensure that they are implemented, coordinated and effective. We will strengthen policy pre research and reserve, and introduce and implement policies as appropriate< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > the third is to implement comprehensive measures to expand effective demand. We will give full play to the role of the coordination mechanism for promoting effective investment in important projects, make good use of the funds from policy oriented development financial instruments, mainly invest in infrastructure and new infrastructure such as transportation, energy, logistics, agriculture and rural areas, and speed up the procedures for land use, energy use and environmental impact assessment according to law and regulations. We will speed up the use of special bond funds for local governments and the provision of new credit by policy banks. We will promote the recovery of consumption in key areas, continue the policy of exemption from new energy vehicle purchase tax, and support rigid and improved housing demand. We will implement policies and measures to stabilize foreign trade and promote the steady growth of foreign trade< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > Fourth, ensure food and energy security and the stability of the industrial chain supply chain. We will strengthen food security and ensure that the annual grain output remains above 1.3 trillion Jin. We will improve our ability to ensure the supply of energy resources and intensify our efforts to plan and build a new energy supply and consumption system. We will strengthen the drive for innovation, speed up the research of key core technologies, optimize the layout of domestic industrial chains, smooth transportation and logistics, and improve the stability and international competitiveness of industrial chains and supply chains. We will strengthen risk prediction and prediction plans in key areas, and firmly adhere to the bottom line of no systemic risk< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > fifth, we will unswervingly deepen reform and expand opening up. We will accelerate breakthroughs in key areas and key links, accelerate the construction of a unified national market, and continue to implement the three-year action plan for state-owned enterprise reform. Continue to optimize the business environment, < strong > promote the healthy and sustainable development of the platform economy, and launch a number of “green light” investment cases < / strong >. We will continue to expand high-level opening-up, optimize foreign investment promotion services, promote the implementation of major foreign-funded projects, and promote the high-quality development of the “the Belt and Road”< Br > < div class = "height" > < / div > the sixth is to do a solid job in ensuring people’s livelihood. We will intensify the implementation of the policy of stabilizing employment, implement various policies to assist enterprises and stabilize jobs, and focus on the employment of college graduates and other key groups. Do everything possible to ensure the supply and price stability of important commodities for people’s livelihood. We will ensure the basic livelihood of people in need, and promptly launch the linkage mechanism between social assistance and security standards and price rises. We will strengthen the building of ecological civilization and steadily promote the comprehensive green transformation of economic and social development. We will closely and firmly build a social security safety net, resolve various social contradictions in a timely and stable manner, and maintain the overall stability of society.