The Heat: China’s Two Sessions underway

The Heat

Thousands of legislators and advisers joined President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People for the annual political meetings known as Two Sessions. The Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference is expected to address a range of issues from economics to foreign affairs. And the National People’s Congress will vote on important pieces of legislation, including the 14th five-year plan.

CGTN’s Gerald Tan reports on this year’s top priorities.

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Joining the discussion:

  • Yan Liang is a professor of Economics at Willamette University.
  • Sourabh Gupta is a Resident Senior Fellow with the Institute of China-America Studies.
  • Neysun Mahboubi is a research scholar of the Center for the Study of Contemporary China at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Einar Tangen is a Political and Economic Affairs Commentator.

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