The president’s name was mentioned 63 times in the Xinhua report, an apparent effort by party propagandists to highlight Xi Jinping’s authority and control. Photo: Reuters The president’s name was mentioned 63 times in the Xinhua report, an apparent effort by party propagandists to highlight Xi Jinping’s authority and control. Photo: Reuters
The president’s name was mentioned 63 times in the Xinhua report, an apparent effort by party propagandists to highlight Xi Jinping’s authority and control. Photo: Reuters

State media gives account of how China’s mask-wearing leaders drew up five-year plan

  • Communist Party mouthpiece Xinhua says the process began in April, as the coronavirus crisis was easing in the country
  • Over about 200 days, President Xi Jinping chaired dozens of meetings and seminars with the drafting team, retired elders, experts and entrepreneurs

Topic |   China’s Communist Party
The president’s name was mentioned 63 times in the Xinhua report, an apparent effort by party propagandists to highlight Xi Jinping’s authority and control. Photo: Reuters The president’s name was mentioned 63 times in the Xinhua report, an apparent effort by party propagandists to highlight Xi Jinping’s authority and control. Photo: Reuters
The president’s name was mentioned 63 times in the Xinhua report, an apparent effort by party propagandists to highlight Xi Jinping’s authority and control. Photo: Reuters
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