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PODCAST: Jim Yong Kim: Wealthier China Determined to be Healthier China

July 9, 2014

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim said China's growing health sector will have a tremendous impact on the country's economy and said the Bank is collaborating with China and other organizations on a study that will help accelerate efforts to provide affordable quality medical care, especially for the country's aging population. Kim spoke at a press conference in Beijing following meetings with President Xi Jinping, Premier Li Keqiang and Vice Premier Liu Yandong and many other senior officials.