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Latest 17th National Congress of the Communist Party of China Stories

2006-07-03 08:27:35

By Chris Buckley BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Communist Party boss Hu Jintao has called for the party to pursue deeper democracy, state media reported, adding to his recent efforts to foster an image as a corruption-fighting reformer.

2006-03-08 01:08:16

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is planning a massive reshuffle of local politicians, linking promotion to how well they adhere to the central leadership's bid to address social imbalances, an official newspaper said on Wednesday.

2005-10-10 20:58:14

By Benjamin Kang Lim BEIJING (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party wraps up a four-day closed-door meeting on Tuesday that charts a course for the world's seventh-biggest economy and could see party chief Hu Jintao further cement his grip on power.

2005-10-08 12:24:10

By Benjamin Kang Lim BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Communist Party chief Hu Jintao opened a four-day meeting on Saturday seeking to cement his grip on power, push his "harmonious society" platform to cope with rising social tension and possibly name a successor.

2005-10-08 09:22:17

By Benjamin Kang Lim BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Communist Party chief Hu Jintao opened a four-day meeting on Saturday seeking to cement his grip on power, push his "harmonious society" platform to cope with rising social tension and possibly name a successor.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.