Its solid, comprehensive strength will see the Yangtze River Delta region continue to play a leading role in China's scientific and technological innovation in the age of high-quality development, according to a National People's Congress deputy from Shanghai.
A lawmaker who transformed her father's farming operation in Jiangsu province with smart technologies seven years ago is now attempting to help more young people become next-generation farmers.
All 271 proposals submitted by lawmakers during the annual session of the National People's Congress (NPC) in March 2023, have been deliberated by nine special committees of the NPC.
Ge, who became an NPC deputy in 2013, has submitted around 60 proposals, with the majority centering on healthcare reforms.
Zhong, a deputy to the 14th National People's Congress, included the difficulties faced by patients with mental illnesses in seeking medical treatment in her proposal during the NPC annual session in March 2023.
A number of deputies to the 14th National People's Congress, the top legislature, separately submitted motions last year on amending the Law on Protection of Cultural Relics, as they realized some aspects of the current legislation were no longer aligned with the actual needs of relic preservation.
The delegation from Yunnan province to the National People's Congress plans to call on the central government to strengthen its support of the province, a key source region for watercourses in Southwest China and Southeast Asia, to help it gain better control over its water pollution issues.
Guzalnur Ablimit, a rural Uygur woman who has carved out a successful business for herself, put her experience to good use by representing the interests of those like her at the 14th Xinjiang People's Congress last week.