2/14, 12:31 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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China to 'mend loopholes' exposed by coronavirus - Xi

President Xi Jinping of China said on Friday that ensuring people's safety and health is a major task for the Asian nation as the country grapples with the outbreak of the coronavirus. Xi also promised Beijing would improve medical insurance and the aid system for major diseases.

The Chinese leader went on to say that he would push for the rollout of the biosecurity law, the draft of which was submitted to the national assembly in late October last year, "as soon as possible."

According to him, all of these efforts are aimed at "mending the loopholes" exposed by the disease breakout in recent weeks.

Breaking the News / GG