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PLA takes over flag-raising duty at Tian'anmen Square on New Year's Day

The Guard of Honor of the Chinese People's Liberation Army(PLA) perform the national flag-raising duty at the Tian'anmen Square in Beijing, capital of China, Jan. 1, 2018. The responsibility for guarding China's national flag and firing salute cannons at the Tian'anmen Square was transferred to the Chinese People's Liberation Army from Jan. 1, 2018, as authorized by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. Before Jan. 1, the ceremony was conducted by the armed police.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/1 9:11:38

PLA takes over flag-raising duty at Tian'anmen Square on New Year's Day

The Guard of Honor of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Monday morning began conducting the stately ceremony of raising the national flag at Tian'anmen Square in Beijing, the first time since it took over the duty from an armed police unit.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/1 7:31:30

President Xi delivers New Year speech vowing resolute reform in 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday vowed that China would resolutely carry out reform in 2018, when delivering a New Year speech.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/31 19:32:34

Chinese premier underlines business environment, market order

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has stressed the importance of a sound business environment for high-quality development and called for more efforts to maintain market order.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 22:38:52

Xi highlights reform for 2018 at New Year gathering

President Xi Jinping Friday stressed the importance of reform in 2018, when China will celebrate the 40th anniversary of launching the reform and opening-up policy.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 15:34:39

Transfer of command over armed police consistent with constitution: article

The transfer of command over China's armed police, from the State Council to the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the Central Military Commission (CMC), is consistent with the constitution, the People's Daily wrote in a commentary Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 17:26:48

Int'l community praises China's vision at CPC party congress

Officials and experts across the world have applauded the vision and ideas presented at the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and expressed confidence in China's contribution to world development.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 10:45:18

CPC "democratic life" meeting highlights Xi's core status

Twenty-five members of China's top leadership reached consensus, and highlighted Xi Jinping's position at the core of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and its Central Committee, at a two-day meeting, which ended Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 8:20:32

Constitution amendment tops agenda for CPC January session

The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee decided Wednesday to discuss a proposal about amending part of China's Constitution at the second plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee in January.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 23:08:40

Australia least friendly country to China in 2017: poll

Australia, in a landslide, won the title of "Least friendly country to China in 2017" in a recent online poll answered by Chinese netizens.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 23:03:40

Perception of China changes as it offers opportunities, hope

Ten years back, China was known to Americans as "the workshop of the world." And also as one of the biggest foreign holders of the US sovereign debt.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 20:34:56

Armed police to be commanded by CPC Central Committee, CMC

The command of armed police will be transferred from the State Council to the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Central Military Commission from Jan. 1, 2018, said the CPC Central Committee on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 19:03:40

Constitution amendment on agenda of upcoming key CPC meeting

The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee decided Wednesday to include the discussion of a proposal about amending part of the Constitution into the agenda of the second plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee in January.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 13:52:15

Xi stresses implementation of major policies, integrity of leading officials

President Xi Jinping has stressed full implementation of major tasks set at the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the integrity of leading officials.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 7:05:01

CPC vows to promote greater transparency

The Communist Party of China made public a regulation to promote transparency, which experts say will help prevent the CPC from making unwise decisions.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 23:13:40

China opposes terrorism in all forms, top legislator tells a joint speakers' meeting

China opposes terrorism in all forms and is committed to settling disputes through dialogue, the top Chinese legislator has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 15:02:20

China reaffirms one-China policy for Taiwan in int'l activities

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday reaffirmed that adherence to one-China policy is the prerequisite for Taiwan to participate in international activities.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/25 21:03:46

Former deputy Party Secretary of Shantou City arrested for corruption

Deng Darong, former deputy Party Secretary of Shantou City, Guangdong Province, has been arrested for allegedly accepting bribes, the provincial procuratorate said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/25 20:11:41