CPC's 19th National Congress expected to be held on Oct 18

Source:Global Times Published: 2017/8/31 22:03:39 Last Updated: 2017/9/1 7:59:12

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) is expected to be held on October 18 in Beijing.

The Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee decided at a meeting on Thursday to submit the proposal to the seventh plenary meeting of the 18th CPC Central Committee on October 11.

The Political Bureau meeting was presided over by Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee.

The 19th Party Congress will reflect on the CPC's work in the past five years since the 18th Party Congress, study the historical progress achieved and experiences during the construction of socialism with Chinese characteristics, with Xi at the core of the CPC leadership.

The Party Congress will also work out policy guidelines that reflect the needs of the time, with a profound understanding of contemporary domestic and international conditions.

A new CPC Central Committee and a new Central Commission for Discipline Inspection will be elected at the congress.

Global Times

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