When talking about the key tasks in Shanghai in 2021, Gong Zheng said that it is necessary to focus on popular projects and people’s livelihood, and promote inclusive, basic and comprehensive people’s livelihood construction.

“Improve the level of equalization and quality of public services, and achieve greater deeds in improving the quality of people’s lives”, Gong Zheng said that Shanghai should strengthen the employment priority policy and create more than 500,000 jobs. Support the training of 10,000 new-type apprentices in enterprises, and improve the employment support system for key groups such as college graduates and the unemployed. In addition, Shanghai will also plan to raise the social security treatment standards of pensions, medical insurance, and subsistence allowances.