Members of the People's Liberation Army make their way to the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Monday for the start of the National People’s Congress. Photo: Kyodo

Beijing bulks up diplomacy budget as China extends global reach

Defence spending also on the rise to pay for more overseas missions and packages for retrenched personnel

Topic |   China's Two Sessions 2018

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Members of the People's Liberation Army make their way to the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Monday for the start of the National People’s Congress. Photo: Kyodo
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