January 11, 2019
David Gitter, Julia Bowie, Brock Erdahl, Ann Listerud, Sandy Lu
The Politburo Standing Committee held its annual meeting to hear the work reports of the party committees of state bodies (see Senior Leaders section).
The Central Committee released new regulations...
May 18, 2018
The Ministry of Civil Affairs published an 28 April 2018 notification requiring social organizations to add content on Party building and core socialist values to their charters to its website, not...
April 28, 2018
Xi Jinping called for China’s technological self-sufficiency at a national work conference on cybersecurity and informatization, at a visit to the Three Gorges Dam, and at a visit to a telecommunic...
April 20, 2018
Xinhua reported on a meeting of the National Security Commission led by Xi Jinping. The meeting laid out the requirements and objectives for national security work, emphasizing both implementation...
April 13, 2018
Xi Jinping delivered the opening address at the Boao Forum, in which he cast China as defender of globalization, saying “China’s open door will never close, it will only open wider!” State media re...
March 18, 2018
Xi Jinping was elected for a second term as China’s president. Wang Qishan was elected China’s vice president.
A large scale restructuring of the State Council centered around strengthening t...
March 12, 2018
The National People’s Congress adopted a series of amendments to the PRC Constitution that included the removal of term limits for the PRC presidency and vice presidency and the addition of Xi Jinp...
February 25, 2018
The CCP Central Committee issued its Second Five-Year Plan (2018-2022) on the Central Committee’s Formulation of Intra-Party Regulations. The plan aims to adapt Party regulations to the "new era."
February 18, 2018
The Central Commission for Discipline Inspection announced the results of several high-profile discipline investigations into high-ranking Party officials, including former deputy head of the CCP C...
February 11, 2018
Vice Governor of Liaoning Province Liu Qiang was expelled from the CCP and public office for serious violations of discipline and corruption.
A People’s Daily editorial discussed the importanc...