Last year, a document issued by the General Office of

f the State Council ordered efforts to promote the research and development of generic drugs.

The list of generic drugs is among 15 regulations, of which the release by the end of th

is year has been listed as priorities in China’s medical and healthcare system reform in 2019.

A national WeChat mini-program was launched Wednesday to enable users to enjoy ov

er 200 e-government services via the cross-region and cross-department digital platform.

The mini-program, a small application embedded within China’s popul

ar social media platform WeChat, connects users with services offered by six government ag

encies including the National Development and Reform Commission and

the Ministry of Commerce, according to a statement from WeChat’s developer Tencent.

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