Spotlight on China: Upcoming Chinese Communist Party Conference

China’s Communist party congress – all you need to know

SOURCE: GUARDIAN

Senior party officials will meet in Beijing on 18 October for a twice-a-decade political conclave that experts believe will shore up Xi Jinping’s position

A 3D street painting of the emblem of Chinese Communist Party to celebrate the upcoming Party Congress.
 A 3D street painting of the emblem of Chinese Communist party to celebrate the upcoming congress. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images

China’s top officials will gather in Beijing on 18 October for the 19th national congress of the Communist Party of China, a twice-a-decade political meeting that is likely to see president Xi Jinping further bolster his position as one of the most powerful leaders in modern Chinese history.

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