China's anti-graft drive wins people's trust - ecns

More than 70,000 officials at or above the county-head level have been investigated for suspected corruption since the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress in 2012, the top anti-graft body of the CPC said Saturday. [Special coverage].

Commentary: The changing meaning of political legitimacy for the Chinese Communist Party - Channel NewsAsia

In the lead-up to the 19th party congress, Bo Zhiyue discusses the CCP's challenge of maintaining its political legitimacy, amid the Chinese population's evolving concerns. Increasing prosperity is a key part of the Communist Party's claim to ...

Chinese chains on competition - Thailand Business News

It is very easy to claim that China works to suppress economic competition — one only need point to the state sector. A stronger claim is that China's suppression of competition remains intense compared to market economies, with effects starting at ...

"A community of shared future for mankind" in the making - Global Times

With the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) to convene in about two weeks, it is a good time to look back at how China interacted with the world over the past five years and predict what foreign policy the next five years may ...

Communist Party congress: How China picks its leaders - BBC News

Every five years, the eyes of the world turn to China as the ruling Communist Party holds its congress. The event determines who will lead the Party. Those people will go on to lead the 1.3 billion people of China - most of whom don't get a say - and ...

China Unveils over 100 Smartphone Apps to Track 'Loyalty' to Communism - Breitbart News

The Communist Party of China (CPC) is boasting of over 100 smartphone applications designed to allow senior party members to more accurately track their underlings' loyalty, based in part on how much communist propaganda the individual consumes on ...

The smoke signals from China - The Hindu

For China watchers, the popular TV series, 'Game of Thrones', is but an anaemic trifle when compared to the backroom intrigue and power play expected at the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC). The Congress will begin on ...

China on LOCKDOWN: Beijing brought to a halt ahead of crucial summit to cement Xi's power - Express.co.uk

CHINA is on 'lockdown' as President Xi Jinping prepares to extend his term at the Communist Party Congress. By Rebecca Pinnington. PUBLISHED: 16:25, Fri, Oct 6, 2017 | UPDATED: 16:36, Fri, Oct 6, 2017 ...

The Chinese Communist Party: Candid and Transparent? - The Diplomat

The CCP is surprisingly candid about its goals, intentions, and activities in Chinese language publications. By David Gitter for The Diplomat. October 06, 2017. As the upcoming Chinese Communist Party (CCP) 19th Party Congress brings new changes to ...

Big political donor has secret Beijing ties, court documents say - Walcha News

EMBARGOED UNTIL Midday Monday 2nd Frebruary 2015. Photographs of the Frank Gehry-designed Dr Chau Chak Wing of the UTS. Photographed Thursday 29th January 2015. Photograph by James Brickwood. SMH NEWS 150129. See your ad here.

China launches 100 phone apps for being a better comrade - The Times

China's ruling Communist Party has launched more than 100 propaganda-filled smartphone apps, designed to boost party loyalty among the millions who use them, before its five-yearly congress meeting on October 18. Games on the apps — called “China's ...

Doklam again: Why Chinese President Xi Jinping wants to keep border tension alive - India Today

Domestic politics and Xi Jinping's quest to have firm grip on the Chinese Communist Party may be fueling Doklam tension. Prabhash K Dutta · Prabhash.Kumar@intoday.com. New Delhi, October 6, 2017 | UPDATED 15:41 IST. A +A -. close. Xi Jinping ...

ABC, Fairfax accuse Chau Chak Wing of 'betraying' Australia - The Australian

Lawyers for the ABC and Fairfax Media allege there were “reasonable grounds to believe” a billionaire businessman was spying for China. Chau Chak Wing, an Australian citizen of 20 years, lodged a defamation claim against ABC and Fairfax in July over a ...

Chinese govt continues violation of religious freedom in Tibet: CECC - Tibet Post International

us-congress-china-tibet-2016 Dharamshala — "In both law and practice, the Chinese government continued to violate the religious freedom of its citizens by imposing restrictions on religious practice and interpretations of faith—restrictions that have ...

What Sun Zhengcai's sudden fall reveals about Xi's rule - Asia Times

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), which opens on October 18, could have been another crucial step on Sun Zhengcai's path to holding a top leadership role in China's ruling party. But under the ironclad rule of Xi Jinping ...

Chinese Australian billionaire accused of bribery in court documents - The Australian Financial Review

Dr Chau, a property developer and leading figure in the Australian Chinese community, has strong connections to senior figures on both sides of local politics. Sahlan Hayes. Share on twitter. by Angus Grigg. Chinese Australian billionaire Chau Chak ...

China is in 'lock-down' ahead of its most important meeting in years - CNBC

But the holiday standstill is likely to be prolonged ahead of the Communist Party Congress that starts October 18. Chinese authorities are tightening security and maintaining stability in the run-up to the once-in-five-years meeting that will involve a ...

Party congress is Xi's moment, but how will he use it? - Nikkei Asian Review

Chinese President Xi Jinping may be one of the most relaxed leaders in the world as he prepares for the 19th congress of the Chinese Communist Party in mid-October. His body language certainly reinforces that impression. He has become a "core leader ...

Xi Jingping: Economic path ahead for China's disciplined leader remains unclear - The Australian Financial Review

For Australians pondering what strategist, Hugh White, calls fatefully the "China choice", this year has presented perhaps the most bracing set of alternatives since victory in the Pacific War more than 70 years ago. In Washington, Donald Trump is the ...

(Congress report) China continues to target women's rights advocates - Hong Kong Standard (press release)

While the Communist Party's General Office launched a nationwide initiative to reform the party-affiliated All-China Women's Federation, independent women's rights organizations were prevented from raising awareness of sexual harassment and the ...