(Countering new crown pneumonia) Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: SMEs' re-employment rate steadily increased in more than 40% in 7 provinces
China News Agency, Beijing, February 27 (Reporter Liu Yuying) Zhang Kejian, deputy minister of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China, said on the 27th that the return rate of SMEs has steadily increased, with more than 40% in 7 provinces.
On February 27, the State Council's joint prevention and control mechanism for the response to the new coronavirus infection and pneumonia epidemic held a press conference in Beijing to introduce relevant conditions to support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises and increase support for individual industrial and commercial households. Zhang Kejian, deputy minister of China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said that the return rate of SMEs has steadily increased, with more than 40% in 7 provinces. China News Agency reporter Zhang Yushe
The State Council ’s joint prevention and control mechanism held a press conference on the 27th to introduce relevant information on supporting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises and increasing support for individual industrial and commercial households.
Zhang Kejian introduced that at present, the resumption rate of SMEs is not high, but positive changes have also occurred. On February 26, the rate of return to work was 32.8%, which was 3.2 percentage points higher than that on the 23rd.
According to reports, driven by the industrial chain of large enterprises, the rate of resumption of work has increased rapidly. The resumption rate on February 26 reached 43.1%, an increase of 6.2 percentage points from the 23rd. At the same time, the advantages of online services such as online office and online education are prominent, and the resumption rate of SMEs in the information transmission, software and information technology service industries exceeds 40%.
In addition, the resumption rate of small and medium-sized enterprises in all provinces has steadily increased, and most of them have increased by about 1 percentage point per day. At present, the resumption rate of SMEs in 7 provinces exceeds 40%.
SMEs are more affected by the epidemic and face more difficulties, such as reduced orders, delayed construction, increased costs, and tight funding. SMEs face the dual pressures of the capital and supply chains. Many companies want to resume work as soon as possible. Reduce losses, but also worry about the risk of spread of the epidemic, there is a "dilemma" mentality.
Zhang Kejian introduced that the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology will send liaison officers to resume work and resume production in some key provinces and cities to track and understand the situation of resumed production and resumed production in key industries and enterprises, and help solve existing problems, especially those that need to be resolved across departments and regions.
Zhang Kejian said that the next step is to promote the precision and resumption of production in zoning and classification as soon as possible. Streamline unnecessary procedures for the review and filing of resumption of work and production, and promote the orderly resumption of production by small and medium-sized enterprises in batches. (Finish)