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CPC creates four-tier system to measure political discipline

China's Communist Party of China (CPC) is creating ways to gauge the political soundness of its more than 88 million members, a move experts believe could help the ruling party to maintain a clean political system.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/29 16:59:50

Yuan Jiajun appointed acting governor of Zhejiang

Yuan Jiajun was appointed vice governor and acting governor of east China's Zhejiang Province Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/28 16:11:29

Former vice mayor of Shanghai sentenced to 17 years for bribery

Former vice mayor of Shanghai Ai Baojun was sentenced to 17 years in prison for receiving bribery worth 43 million yuan ($6.23 million), source: CCTV
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2017/4/28 15:24:00

Top legislature adopts quota for 13th NPC deputy election

Chinese lawmakers adopted plans Thursday for a quota distribution for the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) deputy election, as the tenure of current lawmakers expires in March 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:30:58

Hu Zejun appointed head of National Audit Office

Hu Zejun was appointed auditor general of the National Audit Office to replace Liu Jiayi, China's top legislature said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:25:23

Chinese FM urges comprehensive, complete implementation of Security Council resolutions on DPRK

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday that all parties concerned shall implement the resolutions adopted by the United Nations Security Council concerning the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) in a comprehensive and complete manner.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 13:28:29

Hebei calls for int'l bids to plan and design Xiongan New Area

Photo taken on April 24, 2017 shows the scenery of the county seat of Anxin, north China's Hebei Province. China announced the plan for Xiongan New Area, an economic zone about 100 kilometers south of Beijing, on April 1, 2017. The new area will span Xiongxian, Rongcheng and Anxin counties in Hebei Province, eventually covering 2,000 square kilometers. Hebei announced recently it would call for international bids to plan and design Xiongan New Area. Global companies are welcomed to bid with their ideas for a 30-square-km area at initial stage.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 10:27:16

China's new draft law stresses nuclear safety

China is working on the details of its Nuclear Safety Law to better regulate the country's fast growing nuclear facilities.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 23:58:40

Xu Qin elected governor of China's Hebei Province

Xu Qin was elected governor of north China's Hebei Province Wednesday, the provincial legislature said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:59:52

Vice Anhui governor under investigation

Zhou Chunyu, vice governor of east China's Anhui Province, is under investigation for suspected serious violations of the Party code of conduct, China's anti-graft authority said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:59:15

Shi Taifeng appointed Ningxia Party chief

Shi Taifeng has been appointed secretary of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Regional Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), replacing Li Jianhua, according to an official statement Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:57:32

Gong Zheng elected governor of Shandong

Gong Zheng was elected governor of eastern China's Shandong Province Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:55:59

Che Jun appointed Party chief of Zhejiang Province

Che Jun has been appointed as the secretary of the Zhejiang Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), replacing Xia Baolong, according to a decision by the CPC Central Committee, which was made public Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 20:54:35

Fewer graft suspects fled China in 2016 as anti-corruption drive continues

The top anti-graft body of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Tuesday said the number of corrupt officials that fled overseas saw a drastic decrease last year, as the country's popular anti-corruption campaign continues to gain momentum.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 7:27:57

China should unswervingly press ahead with structural reform

China should unswervingly carry forward strategic restructuring of the economy despite its progress, according to a meeting Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 0:13:58

Two former senior officials indicted for corruption

Wang Baoan, former head of the National Bureau of Statistics, and Li Chengyun, former vice governor of southwest China's Sichuan Province, have been indicted on suspicion of accepting bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate announced Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/25 11:26:44

Poverty alleviation projects carried out in China's Guangxi

Photo taken on March 24, 2017 shows a village road in Nongxiong Village of Qibainong Township, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Poverty-stricken towns in Guangxi region, such as Qibai, Bansheng and Yalong, are featured with harsh living environment due to water and cropland shortage in the karst landform. Local government has made efforts to carry out poverty alleviation projects, such as building water boxes, renovating thatched houses and developing poultry and livestock industry for local residents.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/25 10:12:19

Details emerge of billionaire’s ties to corrupt senior officials

Since China's foreign ministry confirmed that billionaire Guo Wengui has been put on an Interpol list for wanted criminal suspects, more details of his suspected involvement with fallen corrupt officials have been revealed online.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/24 23:48:40