A tourist takes a picture of the souvenir plate with image of Chinese President Xi Jinping outside a shop next to Tiananmen Square. Photo: Reuters

The ultimate honour: will Xi Jinping be elevated to the same status as Mao Zedong?

Support appears to be growing for move that would formally enshrine leader’s place in the Communist Party’s theories

Topic |   China's leadership reshuffle 2017

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A tourist takes a picture of the souvenir plate with image of Chinese President Xi Jinping outside a shop next to Tiananmen Square. Photo: Reuters
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