Recent developments suggest the Communist Party is stepping up efforts to forge a common national identity, experts say. Source linkRead More »
Do ethnic minorities add more than a dash of colour on China’s political stage?
Experts say ethnic minority representation in the senior leadership will continue to weaken as Beijing places more focus on integration in one national identity. Source linkRead More »
Why China’s ‘rattled’ private firms struggle to see light at the end of tunnel
From its zero-Covid policy and heavy-handed regulations to deteriorating international relations in a weakened global environment, China faces a ‘storm’ like it’s never seen. Source linkRead More »
Ex-Chinese presidents, party elders on committee overseeing national congress
While two former presidents are listed among the members of the committee that will oversee the party’s national congress, there is no guarantee all those on list will attend opening ceremony. Source linkRead More »
Explainer: how are China’s top Communist Party leaders nominated?
The way members of the party’s Politburo and its Standing Committee are selected has always been opaque. Source linkRead More »