Chinese President Xi Jinping beside Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress Zhang Dejiang, former Chinese President Hu Jintao, former President Jiang Zemin and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang during the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China on October 18, 2017. Photo: Reuters

Xi launches new era with vision in which Hong Kong has part to play

As the president looks to a ‘great modern socialist nation’ with pioneering global influence, obstacles remain on the home front and neighbours need assurances on China’s growing military might

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Chinese President Xi Jinping beside Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress Zhang Dejiang, former Chinese President Hu Jintao, former President Jiang Zemin and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang during the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China on October 18, 2017. Photo: Reuters
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