Former President Jiang Zemin (centre) is flanked by attendants as he shakes hands with Xi Jinping on the closing day of the party congress. The 91-year-old appeared tired after a long week in Beijing. Photo: AP

Sun shines on Xi on final day of China’s party congress, as Wang exits and Jiang runs out of steam

Anti-graft chief remains in character as he retires from the ruling elite, but the day belongs to the president as his name is written into history

Topic |   China's leadership reshuffle 2017

TOP PICKS

Former President Jiang Zemin (centre) is flanked by attendants as he shakes hands with Xi Jinping on the closing day of the party congress. The 91-year-old appeared tired after a long week in Beijing. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE