April 1, 2019
David Gitter, Julia Bowie, Nathanael Callan, Brock Erdahl, James Gannon, Ann Listerud, Sandy Lu
Xi Jinping met with Italian President Sergio Mattarella in Italy, where the two leaders signed a memorandum of understanding on the Belt and Road Initiative. Official media emphasized the role Italy can p...
March 25, 2019
Xi Jinping presided over a symposium for teachers of ideology and political theory, emphasizing the centrality of their work to advancing the socialist cause (see Senior Leaders section).
March 8, 2019
The annual plenary sessions of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and the National People’s Congress (NPC), referred to as the “Two Sessions,” began in Beijing this week.
March 4, 2019
[The International Department held a “Thematic Briefing on China’s Ethnic Policy and Promotion of Solidarity among Ethnic Groups” in Urumqi last week/ Xinhua News]
At a Poliburo collective study sess...
February 25, 2019
The Central Committee and State Council released their “Guidelines for the Development and Planning of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area (see Senior Leaders section).
The Politburo conve...