Chinese President Xi Jinping leads other top officials in pledging their vows to the party during a gala show in Beijing on June 28, ahead of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party. Photo: AP
Chinese President Xi Jinping leads other top officials in pledging their vows to the party during a gala show in Beijing on June 28, ahead of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party. Photo: AP
Frank Ching
Opinion

Opinion

Frank Ching

From Mao to Xi and beyond: what kind of leader will China’s Communist Party need for the next 100 years?

  • Regardless of how great a thinker Mao was, his position in history has already been set by the party
  • Today, China is an emerging superpower under Xi. As the party ushers in its second centenary amid China’s continuing rise, leadership will be key

Chinese President Xi Jinping leads other top officials in pledging their vows to the party during a gala show in Beijing on June 28, ahead of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party. Photo: AP
Chinese President Xi Jinping leads other top officials in pledging their vows to the party during a gala show in Beijing on June 28, ahead of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party. Photo: AP
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