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NPC to discuss postponing annual session

The Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress (NC), China's top legislature, will convene its 16th bi-monthly session on Feb. 24 in Beijing, according to a statement issued after a chairpersons' meeting Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/17 15:37:55

The Standing Committee of the NPC to discuss postponing this year's NPC plenary session

The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) to discuss postponing this year's NPC plenary session
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/17 15:26:25

Xi stresses centralized leadership in virus battle

President Xi Jinping stressed the importance of securing success in the prevention and control work of the pneumonia epidemic caused by the novel coronavirus, pointing out that the outcome of the epidemic prevention and control directly affects people's lives and health, the overall economic and social stability and the country's opening-up, in an article published Sunday on Qiushi Journal, a flagship magazine of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/16 23:18:40

Xiaogan and Huanggang in Hubei to implement the same quarantine and medical treatment measures as Wuhan: center govt's working group

Xiaogan, Huanggang and other places in Hubei to implement the same level of quarantine and medical treatment measures as CODIV-19 epicenter Wuhan amid the COVID-19 outbreak: center govt's working group in Hubei
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/13 19:35:55

Senior official named for HK, Macao agency

China announced on Thursday the appointment of Xia Baolong, vice chairman of China's top political advisory body, as head of the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office (HKMAO) of the State Council.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/13 17:02:12

Ying Yong appointed Party chief of Central China's Hubei Province

Ying Yong has been appointed secretary of the Hubei Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), replacing Jiang Chaoliang, according to a decision by the Central Committee of the CPC on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/13 11:22:59

China reshuffles top officials in coronavirus epicenter Hubei Province

China has reshuffled top officials in Central China's Hubei Province, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) outbreak, by appointing a new Party chief to the province and capital city of Wuhan with both having a background in legal affairs for years and considered as 'firefighters', decisive in dealing with public health crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/13 12:37:32

Xia Baolong appointed head of HK and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council

Xia Baolong appointed head of HK and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/2/13 12:18:28

Wang Zhonglin appointed Party chief of Wuhan amid coronavirus outbreak

Wang Zhonglin, a member of the Standing Committee of Shandong Provincial Party Committee and Party Chief of Jinan, was named Wuhan's new Party chief, replacing Ma Guoqiang, according to a decision by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/13 12:06:16

Xi chairs leadership meeting on epidemic control

The Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Wednesday held a meeting on the prevention and control of pneumonia epidemic caused by the novel coronavirus or COVID-19.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/12 20:03:28

Fine-tuned policy to aid firms

Chinese policymakers are displaying a clear and sober mind in organizing companies to resume work amid the outbreak of novel coronavirus pneumonia (NCP), with priorities identified and a slew of support measures underway.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/11 20:13:40

US' indictment of PLA members aims to make 'China threat' theory a consensus in society: experts

US Attorney General William Barr on Monday accused four Chinese military members of hacking into US credit-reporting agency Equifax in 2017 and acquiring data belonging to about 145 million US citizens. The US is groundlessly accusing China of cyberattack activities, despite data showing the US tops the board in cyberattacks on China, which are becoming increasingly fierce.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/11 13:19:17

Xi says China can certainly score "full victory" in epidemic fight

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Monday said China can certainly score a full victory in the fight against the novel coronavirus pneumonia epidemic.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/10 23:05:47

Long-term economic growth fundamentals unchanged: Xi

The fundamentals of China's long-term economic development remain unchanged and the impact of the novel coronavirus epidemic on the economy is short-lived, said Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/10 23:02:38

Xi inspects coronavirus-treating hospital in Beijing

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, inspected the Beijing Ditan Hospital, a designated institution treating the novel coronavirus pneumonia, on Monday afternoon.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/10 18:34:00

Premier Li stresses scientific research to win battle against virus

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Sunday stressed the role of scientific research to win the battle against the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/10 10:25:30

President Xi talks with Trump on the phone

Chinese President Xi Jinping made a phone conversation with US President Donald Trump at the request of the latter on Friday morning.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/7 11:37:47

Virus can't stop China's march forward

The novel coronavirus outbreak won't stop China from marching forward, as the country's system shows its unique advantages, has strong crisis awareness and is able to fix problems immediately, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/7 20:03:43