Journalists working in Chinese state media will have to pass the exam to get a press card. Photo: Xinhua

Journalists in Chinese state media to be tested on loyalty to President Xi Jinping

  • About 10,000 reporters and editors in Beijing are expected to take ‘pilot tests’ next month using Xuexi Qiangguo mobile app
  • Nationwide exams – with sections on Xi’s political thinking and Marxism – will be held later and press cards will only be issued to those who pass
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Journalists working in Chinese state media will have to pass the exam to get a press card. Photo: Xinhua
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