President Xi Jinping opened the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party together with over 2,200 party delegates at the Great Hall of People on Sunday. Photo: AFP
President Xi Jinping opened the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party together with over 2,200 party delegates at the Great Hall of People on Sunday. Photo: AFP

Global Impact: It’s here. 20th party congress set to begin with Xi Jinping’s legacy front and centre

  • Global Impact is a fortnightly curated newsletter featuring a news topic originating in China with a significant macro impact for our newsreaders around the world
  • In this edition, we look at how over 2,000 delegates for the 20th party congress are selected and what we can expect over the coming days

President Xi Jinping opened the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party together with over 2,200 party delegates at the Great Hall of People on Sunday. Photo: AFP
President Xi Jinping opened the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party together with over 2,200 party delegates at the Great Hall of People on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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