If there's something strange in you neighborhood, Who you gonna call? China's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection! [ more › ]
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's government hopes Hong Kong will oppose independence, a top Communist Party official said on Tuesday in a meeting with a pro-Beijing group from the southern financial hub.
This makes perfect sense – in a country ruled by the Communist Party: China plans to clamp tighter controls on Chinese companies seeking to invest overseas, intensifying efforts to slow a surge in capital fleeing offshore amid tepid growth and an uncertain economic outlook. Of course, it would be crazy in a capitalist country ruled by a party committed to free enterprise.
Joseph Zen suggests the Pope may be unaware of the Chinese Communist Party's persecution of Catholics
Once again exhibiting his passion for good journalism, Xi Jinping urged the country's journalists to do a better job of supporting and following the Communist Party at a meeting on Monday. [ more › ]
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - People who advocate Hong Kong independence are in violation of the territory's laws and China's constitution, and are not qualified to stand for public office, the ruling Chinese Communist Party's top newspaper said on Saturday.
The Communist Party’s designation of Chinese President Xi Jinping as its “core” leader last week made him unequivocally its highest authority. Days later, the party has detailed how it will ensure that members obey.
Chinese Communist chief Xi Jinping's ascension to the highest title in the party hierarchy formalises his position as its pre-eminent figure, analysts said, making him the country?s most powerful leader in a generation and inviting comparisons with Mao Zedong. Show More Summary
On every television channel, on the front page of every newspaper, Chinese President Xi Jinping, in addition to his many other impressive titles, is now officially referred to as "the core of the Chinese Communist party." It sounds like...Show More Summary
Chinese President Xi Jinping has been named as “core” leader, a title reminiscent of the country’s past strongmen leaders, state news broadcaster CCTV reported Friday. The central committee of the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC)...Show More Summary
On Thursday, the Chinese Communist Party elevated General Secretary Xi Jinping to the "core" of its leadership, making him even more powerful in the run-up to the 19th National Congress. The announcement came after the end of the Sixth...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - Hailing "mighty Uncle Xi", Chinese people have taken to social media using an old imperial term to welcome President Xi Jinping's naming by the Communist Party as its "core", despite party efforts to limit his cult of personality.
Explosion that killed at least 12 comes during a key meeting of the Chinese Communist Party and was swiftly cenorsed
Looks like it's going to be another interesting week. Or as interesting as Chinese politics get anyhow. [ more › ]
In October 1966—50 years ago—Chinese leader Mao Zedong appeared on Tiananmen Square in Beijing to address an audience of 1.5 million Red Guards, the paramilitary youth he had called upon to tear down the Communist Party hierarchy. "Long live the Red Guards!" he shouted, to roars of approval. "Long live the great Cultural Revolution!" [ more › ]
IN 1989 the movement for democracy brought the Chinese Communist Party to within days of extinction. According to official reports, on one day alone, May 22nd, 6m people joined demonstrations in 132 cities across the country. The party's immediate response was to use the people's army to crush the people by force, in Tiananmen Square. Show More Summary
On October 8, a performance commemorating the anniversary of the Long March of the Red Army of the Communist Party of China will be presented in San Gabriel, CA. The post Chinese Propaganda Comes to Southern California appeared first on Foreign Policy Blogs.
In an unusual meeting, the Chinese president said the Communist Party must take a greater role in the boardroom — despite earlier pledges toward reform.
In 2010 and 2014, political scientist Bruce Dickson collaborated with Chinese scholars to survey public perceptions of China’s ruling Communist Party. Researchers conducted face-to-face interviews with some 4,000 people in 50 cities across the country. The results may come as a surprise: The regime enjoys high levels of popular support. In his new book, “The Dictator’s […]
BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court jailed the former Communist Party boss of the southern city of Guangzhou for life on Friday after finding him guilty of corruption, the latest official to fall in President Xi Jinping's sweeping war on graft.