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China / Be innovative, Li tells graduates

Premier encourages students to find work in western China

Premier Li Keqiang told new graduates to be enterprising and innovative in hunting for jobs in what some say is the toughest time for them to find work in recent years.

At Lanzhou University in Gansu province on Sunday, Li assured students that the government will spare no effort in helping them succeed in the difficult job market.

Premier Li Keqiang shares a light moment with students during his visit to Lanzhou University, Gansu province, on Sunday. The premier urges students to remain confident of the job market. [Tang Mingming / For China Daily]

“Young people should be resolute and brave to start their own businesses. By doing so, you create jobs not only for yourselves but also for many others,” Li said when he met a crowd of students. “Confidence and enterprising spirit are your biggest assets.”

Li said he’s been inspired to know that some graduates from the university have taken the initiative in shouldering social responsibility by setting up their own businesses.

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