The units are part of many steps Saudi Arabia has been taken to reform the national economy, including the last year series of arrests that covered princes and sitting and former ministers in corruption-related cases.
The innovation demonstration zones of national military-civilian integration should focus on institutional innovation, the meeting stressed, urging the solving of systematic obstacles, structural contradictions and policy issues that affect and hinder military-civilian integration.
China will set up an international development cooperation agency, according to the plan on reforming institutions of the State Council unveiled on Tuesday.
He met with Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga and held a meeting with Kono. He also met with Toshihiro Nikai, secretary-general of Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party, and leaders of seven Japan-China friendship organizations and Keidanran (Japan Business Federation).
Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), however, urged the government to lift state of emergency soon, saying it would cast shadow over upcoming elections.
Xi made the remark while meeting with Vincent Siew, honorary chairman of the Taiwan-based Cross-Straits Common Market Foundation, on the sidelines of the annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia in Hainan province on Tuesday.
"Upgraded as a national strategy at the 18th CPC National Congress, integrated military and civilian development has achieved great development," according to a statement released after the meeting.