On March 19, the 13th National People’s Congress elected new vice premiers, state councilors, ministers, committee heads, and key central bank appointees. Han Zheng, Sun
Yang Xiaodu, the new Politburo member and deputy secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI), was elected as director of the new National
On March 17, the 13th National People’s Congress elected China’s president and vice president; the legislature chairman, vice chairs, and secretary-general; and the state Central
By Don Tse and Larry Ong Introduction To rookie and veteran observers, the fate of Wang Qishan is perhaps one of the more perplexing developments
On March 16, the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) issued a document soliciting views on guidelines for its governance of financial institution data. The document
According to a reorganization plan deliberated by the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) on March 13, several State Council institutions would be dissolved or merged.
The 13th Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) elected its chairman and other key personnel during its fourth plenary session on March 14. As we
The 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) deliberated a plan to reform State Council institutions on March 13. According to remarks by Chinese premier Li Keqiang, there
Recently, another three executives of Hengfeng Bank (Evergrowing Bank) were investigated for economic crimes. Bi Jifan, Hengfeng’s vice president, was among those who were probed.
On March 11, the 13th National People’s Congress voted to pass a list of constitutional amendments which included changes like removing presidential term limits and
Politics Watch: What 19 Provincial Procuratorates Implementing ‘Unified Management’ of Lower Procuratorates Might Mean
Procuratorates in 19 provincial-level administrations, including Beijing, Tianjin, and Shanxi, will now manage the manpower, finances, and assets of all lower-level procuratorates in their respective
Shang Fulin, the former China Banking Regulatory Commission director, said that more attention should be paid to local government debt, particularly the debt of administrations
On March 7, the military delegation to the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) session publicly endorsed the amendments to the state constitution that were proposed
On March 6, Chongqing Party secretary Chen Min’er told the press on the sidelines of the Two Sessions meeting that the southwestern Chinese megapolis had