Moving China Forward: 19th CPC National Congress

On October 18th, over 2,200 delegates will gather in Beijing to attend the 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress. What is the CPC, and what can we expect from this year’s session? We have all your answers and coverage as it happens.


How Chinese leaders get elected?

Every five years, the Chinese Communist Party holds a ‘party congress’ when it clicks the ‘refresh button’ on itself.

The party elects a new generation of senior leaders called the Politburo Standing Committee.


Moving China Forward

Over the next several days more than 2,200 members of the Communist Party of China, and its top leadership, will gather at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing for the 19th Party Congress.