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Sharper teeth for graft-busters through supervisory reform

Xinhua Strengthened supervision of use of power is being extended nationwide, as China's fight against graft reaches a new level.

Xi stresses "consistency," urges CPC to make new progress

Xinhua Xi's speech placed "socialism with Chinese characteristics in a new era" into its historical lineage of social revolutions led by the CPC, illustrating the links of continuity.

In 2018, Xi leads China on new journey

Xinhua The year 2018 will be an important one for China as the country's new leadership charts the course for the new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics.

CPC "democratic life" meeting highlights Xi's core status

Xinhua Twenty-five members of China's top leadership reached consensus, and highlighted Xi Jinping's position at the core of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and its Central Committee.

China makes big step forward in rural reforms

Xinhua China has made remarkable progress in its farm sector and rural land ownership reform during the past five years.

80 years later, a moment of silence

Xinhua Sirens symbolizing grief blared throughout Nanjing, in east China's Jiangsu Province, shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday. The city came to a halt, and the nation took time to reflect.

Xi-style diplomacy brings China closer to world

Xinhua A China-style major-country diplomacy has taken shape over the past five years through the overseas trips by Chinese President Xi Jinping.

High-level party dialogue highlights mutual respect, learning

Xinhua Mutual respect and learning were highlighted at a high-level dialogue between the Communist Party of China (CPC) and political parties from around the world.

Xi's APEC attendance, state visits chart new course for China's major-country diplomacy in new era: FM

Xinhua Chinese President Xi Jinping's attendance at Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting and state visits to Vietnam and Laos chart a new course for major-country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics in the new era, said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi Tuesday.

Trump's China visit an opportunity to strengthen conviction in cooperation

Xinhua U.S. President Donald Trump Wednesday kicked off his three-day visit to China, creating a significant opportunity for the two countries to strengthen their bilateral cooperation that could also help shape a better future for the whole world.

How China's new central leadership are elected

Xinhua Xi Jinping was Wednesday re-elected general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) by a unanimous vote at the first plenum of the new Central Committee that was elected at the party's twice-a-decade national congress.

Confident Xi begins second term with ambitious promises for "new era"

Xinhua "In this new context, we must get a new look and, more importantly, make new accomplishments," said Xi who was elected general secretary of the CPC Central Committee for his second term.

New CPC leadership for new era

Xinhua They were elected at the first plenum of the 19th CPC Central Committee following the 19th CPC National Congress, a new historic starting point for the Party to realize its ambitious blueprint for the nation's great revival.

Xi offers answers to world development problems

Xinhua As China moves toward becoming a "great modern socialist country," will it be able to sidestep these traps and prove the naysayers wrong?

how 19th CPC National Congress elects new Central Committee

Xinhua Graphics shows how the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) is elected.

China embraces new "principal contradiction" when embarking on new journey

Xinhua Everyone who followed Xi Jinping's speech at the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) got the message loud and clear: A new era has begun.

Highlights of Xi's report to 19th CPC National Congress

Xinhua Xi Jinping delivered a report to the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday. The following are the highlights of the report.

Understanding China's path in the next 5 years

Xinhua The congress comes at a critical time for the development of socialism with Chinese characteristics, under which China has witnessed an economic miracle and accomplished even impossible missions.

Backgrounder: Relations between CPC and non-communist parties

Xinhua Following are some facts about relations between the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) and non-communist political parties and personages without party affiliations.

19th CPC National Congress to feature more grassroots delegates

Xinhua The Communist Party of China (CPC) is set to hold its 19th National Congress this month. The five-yearly political event is expected to pave the way for China's future development.

How the Chinese path can lead to national rejuvenation

Xinhua Three years ahead of the end date of China's plan to achieve a moderately prosperous society, the Communist Party of China (CPC) is set to draw a new strategic blueprint for the nation at its upcoming 19th national congress.

Xi's inspection tours across China as top Party leader

Xinhua Since the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress in 2012, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, has been all over the country on inspection tours.

Socialism with Chinese characteristics: 10 ideas to share with world

Xinhua As the world's largest developing country, socialist China's rise in a playing field dominated by capitalist states has brought fresh ideas in addressing challenges facing humanity in at least ten respects.

19th CPC National Congress delegates feature more workers, women

Xinhua Compared with the delegates to the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), more CPC members from frontline production and women have been elected as delegates to the 19th congress.

How are 19th CPC National Congress delegates elected?

Xinhua According to requirements, nominees must be highly qualified politically and ideologically, have good work and life styles, be competent in discussing state affairs, and have been successful in their work.