The Great Hall of the People in Beijing, where the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference will meet beginning on March 3, and the National People’s Congress, which kicks off on March 5. Photo: Simon Song

Can Xi Jinping turn China’s political theatre into a hit one-man show?

Politicians gather this week in Beijing to approve the new five-year plan. But behind the scenes, another ambitious agenda will play out – the president’s push to cement loyalty to his leadership

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The Great Hall of the People in Beijing, where the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference will meet beginning on March 3, and the National People’s Congress, which kicks off on March 5. Photo: Simon Song
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