Politics Watch: Why the 2018 National People’s Congress First Session is 3 Days Longer than the 2013 Edition

◎ On March 4, state media announced that the first session of the 13th National People’s Congress would be held from March 5 to March 20, or a period of 15 and a half days.

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Politics Watch: Decoding Insider Intel on Changes to the National People’s Congress Meeting at the Two Sessions

◎ We believe that the NPC meeting this year is extended by three days for its members to deliberate the draft resolution proposed at the Third Plenum. 

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