The regulation is expected to further elevate Xi Jinping’s status within the Communist Party. Photo: AP The regulation is expected to further elevate Xi Jinping’s status within the Communist Party. Photo: AP
The regulation is expected to further elevate Xi Jinping’s status within the Communist Party. Photo: AP

Xi Jinping to tighten grip on power with new rules for top policymaking bodies

  • Draft gives details of Xi’s scope as general secretary of the ruling Communist Party and how the top organs should operate
  • Observer says it’s part of a long-term project to make regulations on almost every issue, with personal power ‘always embedded’

Topic |   China’s Communist Party
The regulation is expected to further elevate Xi Jinping’s status within the Communist Party. Photo: AP The regulation is expected to further elevate Xi Jinping’s status within the Communist Party. Photo: AP
The regulation is expected to further elevate Xi Jinping’s status within the Communist Party. Photo: AP
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