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China punishes 159,100 in anti-corruption campaign in 2017

More than 159,000 people were punished in 2017 for corruption and violating the Party's code of conduct in China, according to the top anti-graft body of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/8 23:23:39

Senior CPC officials required to defend Xi's core status

Senior officials of the Communist Party of China (CPC) attending a workshop at the Party School of the CPC Central Committee have been urged to "resolutely defend General Secretary Xi Jinping's core status in the CPC Central Committee and the whole Party."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/8 22:08:39

China punishes 159,100 in anti-graft campaign in 2017

A total of 159,100 people were punished in 2017 for violating the Party's code of conduct and corruption in China, according to the top anti-graft body of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/8 12:56:26

Retired official expelled from Party for discipline violations

Cao Baijun, a retired official with the International Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, was expelled from the Party for "severe discipline violations", the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) announced Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 11:25:00

Xi emphasizes upholding, developing socialism with Chinese characteristics

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday asked senior officials to consistently uphold and develop socialism with Chinese characteristics and promote the "great new project of Party building."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 8:01:35

Xi says senior officials "crucial" in Party, state governance

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday said that members of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and provincial and ministerial-level officials are "crucial" to the sound governance of the Party and the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/6 7:38:26

China urges US objectivity on new Taiwan air routes

China said on Friday that the US should take an objective view on China's opening of the M503 and other connecting routes across the Taiwan Straits and abide by the one-China policy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/5 20:03:12

Vice governor of E China province under investigation for disciplinary violations

Ji Xiangqi, vice governor of east China's Shandong Province, is under investigation for suspected "severe disciplinary violations," the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) of the Communist Party of China announced Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:41:28

Hebei channels funding through Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei cooperation

Hebei Province, which neighbors Beijing, obtained 250 billion yuan (38 billion US dollars) of funding in 2017 through the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei regional cooperation mechanism.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 14:58:13

China's local governments issue less debt in 2017

Local governments in China issued less debt in 2017 amid official efforts to ease the country's debt burden, market data showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 14:29:34

China punishes officials over poverty-relief violations

China has punished several senior officials in the city of Zhangjiakou, Hebei Province, over poverty-relief violations, the top discipline inspection agency of the Communist Party of China (CPC) announced Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 6:57:28

Vice Shaanxi governor under investigation for disciplinary violations

Feng Xinzhu, vice governor of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, is under investigation for suspected "severe disciplinary violations," the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) of the Communist Party of China announced Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/3 9:54:04

China to deepen reform as 2018 marks 40th anniversary of opening-up

China will more boldly carry forward political and economic reforms this year, as the 19th Party Congress created favorable conditions to transcend vested interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/2 21:53:39

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