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Stories for October 29th 2017

  • Sunday, October 29th 2017 - 11:51 UTC

    Xi supreme for the next five years, but his clout planning looks far beyond

    Xi said his new team must deliver the first centenary goal of becoming a moderately prosperous society by 2020, and a modern socialist country by 2050.

    President Xi Jinping has unveiled a new slate of top leaders that shows he reigns supreme in the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). He not only placed people loyal to him in key positions, but also defied convention in not naming potential successors to the party's top decision-making body, the seven-member Politburo Standing Committee (PSC).