China's annual congress

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China tightens the vise on social media

Xi government probes major platforms to maintain its grip

  • Political motive may be behind negative focus on Tencent

    Chinese tech giant seen drawing controversies ahead of party congress

  • Chinese military aligns with Xi ahead of party congress

    Game of political intrigue heats up with major parade planned for August

  • China planning military parade in August

    President Xi hopes to solidify power ahead of party congress

  • China softens rhetoric on historical disputes with Japan

    Communist Party puts social calm first ahead of National Congress

  • China eases overseas yuan remittance rules as outflow recedes

    Impact on companies, pressure from US may have prompted change

  • China greasing economy with $55bn in tax breaks

    Party leadership seemingly courting lower income groups ahead of fall congress

  • Richard McGregor

    Trump's worst enemy

    When it comes to checking China's global influence, it's himself

  • Chinese industrial consolidation kicks into high gear

    Number of core state enterprises seen falling below 100 this year

  • China's Li steers clear of friction with Washington

    Premier stresses diplomatic, economic stability ahead of leadership reshuffle

  • Chinese parliament cements Xi's status, but silent on successor

    National People's Congress affirms leader's place at party core

  • China, Hong Kong to link bond markets this year

    Program aims to expand overseas investors' access to mainland debt

  • China legal chiefs vow to continue anti-corruption campaign

    New record in graft cases last year with 63,000 investigated

  • China central bank chief shrugs off foreign reserves decline

    More unified regulations to rein in shadowy wealth-management products

  • Chinese regional chiefs jockey for influence at congress

    President's longtime allies stress competence while less-favored profess loyalty

  • Reaganomics finds a home in Xi's China

    Beijing wants to make supply-side economics work in a communist state

  • Beijing rallies support for favored Hong Kong chief candidate

    China aims to quell unrest with decisive victory for Lam

  • Beijing blends tough talk with promise of dialogue

    Foreign minister takes aim at missile system, lectures Japan

  • China says it is an 'anchor' of global peace and development

    Diplomat tells North Korea to stop nuclear tests and US to end military drills

  • China promises $50bn in fresh corporate tax breaks

    New measures aim to lighten load on manufacturers, small businesses