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The Post unpacks the significance of the coming leadership meet and what we can expect from Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s report.
The selection process is very different from elections in the West and requires multiple rounds of recommendations and reviews.
The way members of the party’s Politburo and its Standing Committee are selected has always been opaque.
The world has changed significantly since China’s president last travelled overseas, and his trip will be closely watched for signals about China’s next moves.
Xi Jinping’s wide-ranging economic reforms have seen China expand its global influence with the Belt and Road Initiative and reorient domestic development through ‘Dual Circulation’.